HUK 231 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Social Security System and Health Insurance
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 231
Fall/Spring
2
0
2
3

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives This course aims to built an understanding about social security system in Turkey and health insurance.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Describe the notion of social security and the right to have social security.
  • Explain social security systems, their historic process and Turkish social security system.
  • Explain social insurances and the right to health.
  • Compare social security systems.
  • Describe general health insurance and its implementation.
Course Content The notion of social security, right to have social security, social security systems, historical process of social security systems, historical process of Turkish social security, the notion of social insurance and types of social insurance, social security and general health insurance law no. 5510 in general, right to health, health systems, types of health insurance and general health insurance, its extent and implementation principles.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Social rights and social security right Reading from various sources.
2 Social security systems and historical process Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
3 Social security in international law and European law Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
4 Social security system and historical process in Turkey Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
5 Legal sources of social security in Turkey Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
6 The notion of social insurance and types of social insurance Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
7 General legal framework ofsocial security and general health insurance law no. 5510 Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
8 Mid term exam
9 The right to health and health systems Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
10 Types of health insurance, sickness insurance and general health insurance Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
11 The extent in terms of persons of general health insurance Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
12 Principles of implementation of general health insurance Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
13 Services and aids Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
14 Provisions of health benefit: insurance charges and durations Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
15 Delivering health services: shares and costs Lecture notes and sources will be given by the instructor.
16 Final exam

 

Course Notes/Textbooks Ali Güzel, Ali Rıza Okur, Nurşen Caniklioğlu. Sosyal Güvenlik Hukuku, Beta Yayınevi.2012\\nAli Nazım Sözer.Türk Sosyal Sigortalar Hukuku, Beta Y. 2013.
Suggested Readings/Materials

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
2
20
Homework / Assignments
1
20
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
20
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
70
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
30
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
14
1
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
2
4
Homework / Assignments
1
10
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
10
Final / Oral Exam
1
15
    Total
89

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To have the required contemporary theoretical and practical knowledge in his/her field

2

To use the material and technology related to his/her field, and make their maintenance, use the information and communication technologies at basic level

3

To have the competency to recognize the problems in his/her field, analyze them, develop evidence-based solutions and have the ability to share their suggestions with others

4

To be aware of legal responsibilities, conduct basic studies in her/his field independently

5

To communicate with patients, relatives and colleagues properly, comprehensively, honestly and explicitly, transfer his/her thoughts and knowledge through written and oral communication

6

To take responsibility as an active team member during the practices in his/her field

7

To commentate and evaluate the scientific information with a critical approach by the help of knowledge gained in his/her field

8

To comprehend the importance of lifelong learning, to determine and meet her/his learning needs, to develop herself/himself by monitoring the development in science and technology

9

To act by considering the universal ethical values, social and cultural characteristics

10

To know the concepts of occupational safety, patient safety, environmental protection and quality, and fulfill the requirements

11

To be able to follow information in his field and communicate with colleagues in English at least a level of European Language Portfolio A2 General Level

12

To document the patient information by using medical terminology effectively and efficiently

13

To determine the needs according to the requirements of the service and carry out activities for development in the field of medical documentation and secretariat

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest