Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
The Turkic Country Geography COG 309 5 2 + 0 2 4
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör.Dr. FATİH ARICİ
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Course Objective To know the natural and cultural potentials of Turkey’s neighboring and close countries and to perceive the geographical bases for establishing sound relations with them.
Course Content To know and to make know the land surface, climates, river regimes and lakes, which are physical characteristics as well as human and economic characteristics such as agriculture, population and industry thus evaluating these characteristics on the basis of Turkey’s relations with Turkish countries or neighboring countries which were founded after the collapse of the Soviet Union.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 They know the geographic features and facilities and problems of the Balkans Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Testing, Portfolio,
2 They distinguish effecting events which are social, historical, cultural on Balkans Discussion, Brain Storming, Problem Solving, Project / Design, Homework,
3 They analyze their relationships with Turkey Problem Solving, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Homework, Performance Task,
4 They know the geographic features and facilities and problems of the Caucasia Drilland Practice, Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Portfolio,
5 They distinguish effecting events which are social, historical, cultural on Caucasia Problem Solving, Discussion, Brain Storming, Project / Design, Homework,
6 They analyze their relationships with Turkey Case Study, Problem Solving, Discussion, Brain Storming, Homework, Performance Task,
7 They know the geographic features and facilities and problems of the Central Asia Lecture, Drilland Practice, Question-Answer, Portfolio, Testing,
8 They distinguish effecting events which are social, historical, cultural on Central Asia Brain Storming, Discussion, Problem Solving, Homework, Project / Design,
9 They analyze their relationships with Turkey Problem Solving, Case Study, Brain Storming, Discussion, Performance Task, Homework,
10 They evaluate political and social powers of the Turkish countries Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Problem Solving, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Main geographical characteristics of the Balkan Peninsula
2 Historical, social and political events affecting the Balkans
3 Relations between the Balkans and Turkey
4 Main geographical characteristics of the Caucasia
5 Historical Social and Political Events Affecting the Caucasia
6 Relations between the and Caucasia Turkey
7 Azerbaijani Geography and Problems
8 Midterm exam
9 Main geographical characteristics of the Central Asia,
10 Historical, Social and Political Events Affecting the Central Asia. ,
11 Relations between the Central Asia and Turkey,
12 West Turkistan Countrys
13 East Turkistan, Afghanistan, Mongolia and Pakistan
14 Turkish Living in Other Parts of the World
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To have advance-level information and comprehension which stay up with textbook that contain to current informations, practise equipments and other scientific contexts, able to use these ones X
2 To evaluate concepts, opinions and datas with scientific methods in geography and geographical information technology field.To determine to complicated problem and subjects, its able to analising, able to discuss, able to develop to suggestions which based upon to proof and research X
3 To instruct professional or beginner listener groups about subject associated with geography and geographical information technology.Able to transfer to the listeners of ideas,problems and solutions by oral and written examination
4 Able to show administer advance-level working freely
5 To discover solution methods on complicated conditions in practise in geography and geographical information technology field X
6 Able to administer thereby planning of activities directed towards professional evolution
7 To know foreign language for able to communicate with colleauges and to follow up to informations on geography and geographical information technology field
8 Able to use of technologies of informatics and communication with knowledge of computer software and hardware
9 To have satisfactoriness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced X
10 To have knowledge and consciousness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced X
11 Conscious about professional security, health, quality control and its management and environmental protection
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 30
2. Kısa Sınav 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Mid-terms 1 12 12
Quiz 2 3 6
Assignment 1 12 12
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 15 15
Total Workload 93
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.72
dersAKTSKredisi 4