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I. COURSE DESCRIPTION
II. SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS
III. COURSE CURRICULUM
SUBJECT DATA
OBJECTIVES AND LEARNING OUTCOMES
TESTING AND ASSESSMENT OF LEARNING PERFORMANCE
THEMATIC UNITS AND FURTHER DETAILS
Course name
COMMUNICATION
Course code
BMEGT43A001
Course type
class
Kurzustípusok és óraszámok
Type
Lessons
Lecture
2
Practice
0
Laboratory
0
Type of assessment
term mark
Number of credits
2
Course leader
Name
Dr. Hamp Gábor
Position
associate professor
Email adress
hamp.gabor@gtk.bme.hu
Organizational unit for the subject

Department of Sociology and Communication

Subject website
Language of teaching
magyar - HU
Curriculum role of the subject, recommended semester

Programme: Szabadon választható tárgyak

Subject Role: Szabadon választható

Recommended semester: 0

Pre-requisites
strong
None
weak
None
paralell
None
exclusive
None
A tantárgyleírás érvényessége
Approved by the Faculty Board of Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences, Decree No: 580251/13/2023 registration number. Valid from: 29.03.2023.

Objectives

The aim of the course is to recognize the role and importance of communication, communication technologies and forms in human society.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge
  1. Getting to know the role and importance of communication forms and technologies.
Ability
  1. Skills for analyzing problems in human society
Attitude
  1. Openness toward other knowledge fields
Autonomy and responsibility
  1. Independence

Methodology of teaching

Lectures, exercises, presentations.

Materials supporting learning

  • A tantárgy elvégzéshez szükséges oktatási anyagok, szakirodalom a kurzus moodle-oldaláról érhető el a hallgatóknak (edu.gtk.bme.hu)

General Rules

The assessment of the learning outcomes formulated in point 2.2 takes place in the form of three midterm tests.

Performance evaluation methods

midterm tests

Proportion of performance evaluations performed during the diligence period in the rating

  • 1st summary performance evaluation (1st midterm test): 33
  • 2nd summary performance evaluation (2nd midterm test): 33
  • 3rd summary performance evaluation (3rd midterm test): 33
  • Total: 100

Proportion of examination elements in the rating

  • :

Grading

%
Excellent 90
Very good 80–89
Good 65–79
Satisfactory 50–64
Pass 40–49
Fail < 40

Correction and retake

Retake and make-up test options are defined by the valid regulations of the University’s Code on Education and Examination.

Study work required to complete the course

Work type Amount of work hours
classes 28
preparation for the midterm tests 32
Total 60

Approval and validity of subject requirements

Topics discussed during the semester

– regularities in interpersoanl human communication; – beyond the unmediated forms of communication: mediatechnologies; – interrelation of communication and technology; – the transformation of communication social practices; – cultural adaptation of communication technologies; – publicity and communication; – information recording, storage and transmission and energy usage; – communication technologies, power and social (communication) control

Topics of lectures

Lecturers participating in teaching

Name Rank Contact
dr. Szabó Levente egyetemi adjunktus szabo.levente@gtk.bme.hu
dr. Szakadát István egyetemi docens szakadat.istvan@gtk.bme.hu

Approval and validity of subject requirements