IKÜ Orientation 101

“IKÜ Orientation 101” is available as a non-formal course for our 3060 students who have recently enrolled through CATS. This course that has been provided since 2019-2020 Academic Year, is a devised project for our new enrollment students with the help of Student Life, Career and Alumni Advisory Unit (Kültür Point), UZEMER Distance Education Center, Department of Information System and Technology (IST) and Corporate Information Management Department.
  
After logging in to CATS platform (http://cats.iku.edu.tr/) with unipass information, students can access this course at any time. 
 
Aim of IKU-ORIENTATION-101: Our aim is to facilitate the university lives of our newly enrolled students (local and foreign) and to provide them with a platform where they can find answers to all their questions throughout their lives.
 
Objectives of IKU-ORIENTATION-101: 
1.    To create the first sign of sense of belonging for our newly enrolled students by saying "Welcome to our University",
2.    To give information about the general structure, mission, vision and philosophy of Istanbul Kültür University,
3.    To reinforce the self-confidence and institutional trust of Istanbul Kültür University students
4.    To reinforce the desire to be productive and raising awareness on increasing productivity,
5.    To inform students about their duties, powers and responsibilities,
6.    To accelerate the adaptation process by introducing the conditions to our newly enrolled students,
7.   To prepare students for further education,
8.    To ensure the adaptation of the students to the changes, developments and new technologies, and to increase their knowledge and skills,
 
 
Content of the Course: IKU-ORIENTATION-101 's syllabus consists of 14 parts.

Part Topics Teaching Technics
1
  • General Structure of Istanbul Kültür University
  • History of Istanbul Kültür University
  • Mission, Vision and Objectives of Istanbul Kültür University
  • Istanbul Kültür University Board of Trustees
  • General Organization Structure of Istanbul Kultur University
  • Academic Units Affiliated to the Rectorate
  1. Academic Centers
  2. Academic Units
  • Institute,Faculties and Vocational Schools
  • Kültür Constitution
Distance Education, CATS Platform
2 Faculties/ Orientation Presentations of Department / Program Under Vocational Schools Distance Education, CATS Platform
3

Processes related to the Directorate of Student Affairs

  • Academic Calendar, Academic Counseling, Course Registration,       Attendance, Grade System, Failure and Repetition, Exams, Freezing-Renewal of Registration, Exemption from Courses, Double Major and Minor, Lateral Transfer (in-house), Internship, etc.
Distance Education, CATS Platform
4 Processes related to Foreign Language and English/Turkish Preparatory Education, Distance Education Distance Education, CATS Platform
5 Services offered by the Department of Information Systems and Technologies to Students Distance Education, CATS Platform
6 Processes related to Distance Education Courses
  • CATS Usage, Follow-up of courses through CATS platform, Implementation of Online Exams, Communication with instructors
Distance Education, CATS Platform
7 Services of Student Life, Career and Alumni Advisory Unit (Kültür Point) I
  • Student Life and Student Clubs Coordination Services, Processes and Activity Areas of These Services
Distance Education, CATS Platform
8 Services of Student Life, Career and Alumni Advisory Unit (Kültür Point) II
  • Professional Career Development Coordination Services, Processes and Activity Areas of These Services
Distance Education, CATS Platform
9 Services of Student Life, Career and Alumni Advisory Unit (Kültür Point) III
  • Alumni Affairs Development Coordinator Services, Processes and Activity Areas of These Services
Distance Education, CATS Platform
10 Services provided by International Relations Unit at Istanbul Kültür University and its processes Distance Education, CATS Platform
11 Library Services at Istanbul Kültür University Distance Education, CATS Platform
12 Disabled Students Unit at Istanbul Kültür University Distance Education, CATS Platform
13 Health Department and PCG - Psychological Counseling and Guidance Services at Istanbul Kültür University Distance Education, CATS Platform
14 Information about Istanbul Kültür University Campus and Dormitories Distance Education, CATS Platform