Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Turkish Foreign Policy ULI 482 8 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses NA
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. SİBEL AKGÜN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants NA
Course Category
Course Objective This course aims to provide a historical analysis of the Turkey´s foreign policy since the establishment the Republic, to examine Turkish foreign policy since the establishment of the Republic of Turkey in a period of historical study and to investigate internal and external dynamics affecting Turkish foreign policy and the process of formation and implementation of Turkish foreign policy.
Course Content Firstly, Turkish Foreign Policy during Independence War, Lausanne Peace Treaty and theoretical framework of Turkish foreign policy in the Republican era will be examined. Secondly, the main objectives and periods of foreign policy in the interwar period of World War II, new trends in Turkish foreign policy during the Cold War, relations with the U.S., NATO and AET and Cyprus Issue will be examined. Thirdly, foreign policy relations with the U.S. and the EU, the Middle East, the Balkans, the Foreign Policy after the Cold War, new opportunities and threats of the current problems in this period will be examined.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 to understand the various periods of Turkish foreign policy. , , , , , , , ,
2 to understand the internal and external dynamics of Turkish foreign policy. , , , , , , , ,
3 to understand Turkish foreign policy formulation and implementation process. , , , , , , , ,
4 to evaluate Turkish foreign policy events and their results , , , , , , , ,
5 to evaluate future developments and results in Turkish foreign policy , , , , , , , ,
6 to explain Turkish foreign policy with scientific and analytical methods , , , , , , , ,
7 to understand and assess the impact of the developments in international system on Turkish foreign policy , , , , , , , ,
8 to understand and assess the impact of the Turkey´s internal dynamics on Turkish foreign policy , , , , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction, Theory and Concepts 1, 2
2 Turkish foreign Policy before Republic and Main Principles of Turkey´s Foreign Policy 1, 2
3 Early Republican Era Foreign Policy 1, 2
4 Turkey´s foreign policy during the Second World War 1, 2
5 Turkey´s foreign policy during the Cold War, 1946-1960 1, 2
6 Turkey´s foreign policy during the Cold War, 1960-1989 1, 2
7 Mid-term Exam
8 The End of the Cold War and Turkey´s Foreign Policy 1, 2
9 Turkey, US and NATO 1, 2
10 Turkey and Balkans 1, 2
11 Turkey and EU 2
12 Turkey and Middle East 2
13 Cyprus Issue 2
14 Armenian Question 2
Resources
Course Notes 1. William Hale, Türk Dış Politikası 1774- 2000, Mozaik, 2003<br>2) Baskın Oran ( ed. ), Türk Dış Politikası: Kurtuluş Savaşından Bugüne Olgular, Belgeler, Yorumlar ,Cilt I ( 1919- 1980 ) , İstanbul : İletişim Yayınları, 2001.
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To understand evaluate and comment about economic and fiscal subjects, to equip students with enough skills to solve fiscal problems. X
2 To have theoretical knowledge about public economics, fiscal theory, fiscal administration of public sector and budget theory. X
3 To demonstrate an understanding of taxation process, calculations of tax burden, etc. X
4 An ability to understand subjects of public expenditure and public debt X
5 To equip student with the knowledge of law, economics and public finance which will help their employment both in public and private sector X
6 Improve strategically approach and provide skills to use statistical research X
7 Improve communications and leader skills X
8 Teach a foreign language X
9 To provide social and ethical values X
10 To have knowledge of IT technologies on the subject of public finance X
11 Improve communications skills in general. X
12 Has enough awareness of the universality of social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection and occupational health and safety
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Total Workload 120
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.8
dersAKTSKredisi 5