Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sources Of The Ottoman History In Early Modern Per YEN 503 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses None
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. YÜCEL ÖZTÜRK
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. YÜCEL ÖZTÜRK,
Course Assistants None
Course Category
Course Objective In this course, what are the main sources of Ottoman history, characteristic of each sources learning of how to use these sources in different periods
Course Content In this course, we will focus on historical values of Ottoman main sources such as chronicles, archives, muhimma daftars, court registers and the other mateials.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 The linkage between source and knowledge. Apprehending of the value of source in terms of knowledge , , , ,
2 Apprehending main linkage and relation between source, knowledge and historian. Apprehending of how researcher approach the sources limits of subjectivity and necessity of being objective. , , , ,
3 Which differences may occur between the period’s mental characteristic which sources belong to and the same characteristic of modern researcher and how the differentiate this characteristic , , ,
4 Necessity of introducing of subjective side of the writer which source belong to and researcher, otherwise emphasizing that writer’s subjective view may be thought to be real instead of objective information. , , ,
5 To emphasize to value of Turkish and world history works, in terms analyzing, usage, and knowledge added to existing ones on the base of works. , , ,
6 To emphasize similarities and differences between sources of the Ottoman history and sources of European and Asian history. To display that contradictions in the sources mainly depend on subjective interpretations. , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Emergence of Ottoman Historiography and first period
2 Historians in the reign of Murad II, Mehmed II, Beyazid
3 Ottoman classical age in the Historiography
4 Ottoman historians of 16th century
5 Ottoman historians of 17th century
6 Ottoman historians of 18th century
7 Ottoman historians of 19th century
8 Travel books
9 Midterm examination
10 Court registers
11 Cadastrial survvey
12 Muhimma daftars
13 Annuals
14 Comparison of sources and evaluation
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To gain ability to make data collection, consulting literature and analyzing which form scientific knowledge in the relevant discipline; X
1 To gain ability to make data collection, consulting literature and analyzing which form scientific knowledge in the relevant discipline; X
2 To become skilled in method knowledge and skills related with scientific research process; X
2 To become skilled in method knowledge and skills related with scientific research process; X
3 To be experienced to contribute at least one area in scientific studies in the institutional and methodological context X
3 To be experienced to contribute at least one area in scientific studies in the institutional and methodological context X
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis; X
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis; X
5 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas. X
5 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas. X
6 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other area to relevant discipline; X
6 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other area to relevant discipline; X
7 To follow closely technologic advancement, scientific developments and scientific technologies related X
7 To follow closely technologic advancement, scientific developments and scientific technologies related X
8 To publish at least one academic study related with thesis (in national or international referred journals-preferred); X
8 To publish at least one academic study related with thesis (in national or international referred journals-preferred); X
9 To acquire ability to get across with national and international academic environments related with the area of specialization; X
9 To acquire ability to get across with national and international academic environments related with the area of specialization; X
10 To have behavior and ethical sensitivity in conformity with academic life. X
10 To have behavior and ethical sensitivity in conformity with academic life. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Ödev 40
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignment 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 156
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.24
dersAKTSKredisi 6