Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
History Of Turcology TDE 266 4 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ÇİĞDEM TOPÇU
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Esra Kirik, Res. Asst. Bahri Kus
Course Category
Course Objective Promote studies on the Turkology. The scope of Turkic studies, history and basic works to evaluate the knowledge transfer.
Course Content Both national and international studies which is a science and the history of the Turkology describe their work in this area.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 he/she describes what is Turcology. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 he/she explains that what is contenr of Turcology. Lecture, Question-Answer, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam,
3 he/she samples that famous Turcologists and their Works. Lecture, Question-Answer, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam,
4 he/she separates different sides between Turcology Works on world and then finds similar sides. Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 he/she plans a bibliography about Turcology Works that were done from past to present. Drilland Practice, Self Study, Oral Exam, Performance Task,
6 he/she comments on Turcology Works that were done from past to present. Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is Turkology, its description, its scope Do research about the concept of Turkishness
2 In West trip that to Turkish country, travelbooks and first steps about Turkish Do a scan of the library catalog for the Book of Travels.
3 Orhun Yazıtları, a new page in Turkology: Thomsen To read a piece about V. Thomsen.
4 Radloff and his works’s value in Turkology Examine the studies about Radloff.
5 Bang and Turkology is a disciplined science area Examine the studies about W. Bang.
6 Bang’s students and Germany Turkology To learn more about the Department of Turcology in Germany.
7 Vambery and Macar Turkology Examine the studies about A. Vambery.
8 Turkology works in Russian To learn more about the Department of Turcology in Russia.
9 Mid-Term Exam Course review.
10 Redhouse and Turkology Works in England Examine the studies about Redhouse.
11 Altay languages works and Iskandınav Turkology Examine different sources of Altay languages theory.
12 Grammar works of Turkish Language in Italy and France Learn about Turcology departments in Italy and France.
13 Turkology works in the Balkan States Learn about turcology departments in the Balkan countries.
14 First Turkology works in Turkey, advance couriers, Turkish Language, value works about Turkish Literature, value publations about Turkology, periodicals, encyclopedias, books The first turcology studies to obtain preliminary information about Turkey.
Course Notes 1. Ercilasun, A. Bican, Türk Dili Tarihi, Akçağ Yay., Ankara- 2004.<br>2. Rasonyi, L., Tarihte Türklük, TKAE, Ankara 1988.<br>3. Eren, Hasan, Türklük Bilimi Sözlüğü, Ankara 1998.<br>4. Gökalp, Ziya, Türkçülüğün Esasları, Varlık Yay., İstanbul 1966.<br>5. Selçuk Kırbaç, Türkoloji Tarihi (Adlar ve Çalışmalar), Ders Notları
Course Resources 1.Hasan Eren, Türklük Bilimi Tarihi, Ankara, 1998.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Students gain the ability of speaking and writing in Turkish language correctly, clearly and literary. X
2 Students be informed about Atatürk’s principles and reforms.
3 Students aim to gain knowledge of a foreign language at a level of which lets them to follow current researches about Turkish Language and Literature field.
4 Students can analyze Turkish language phonetically, grammatically, syntactically and semantically.
5 Students can evaluate texts written in Turkic languages from the beginning up to modern Turkish literary and grammatically.
6 Students recognize basic texts of Turkish Language and Literature field; can read and transcribe texts which are representatives of development of Turkic Languages.
7 Students can evaluate theories of modern and classical literature with regards of literary movements and literary theories and can make critical in point of literature and linguistics.
8 Students can make literary and interdisciplinary scientific researches about literary periods, literary movements and authors in a sense of professional liability.
9 Students comprehend contents of knowledge of dialects and accents; can analyze texts belonging to Turkey Turkish dialects.
10 Students can make researches about folklore by learning required methods and technics.
11 Students gain the basic knowledge and skills of the ability of making researches and studies in Turkish Language and Literature field. X
12 Students can apply and use their knowledge in academy and in public services which they have gained by their education in Turkish Language and Literature department. X
13 Students gain the awareness of necessity of lifelong learning and gain skills to put it into practice. X
14 Students look out for professional liability and moral values in Turkish Language and Literature field. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 30
1. Sözlü 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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 12 12
Quiz 1 7 7
Assignment 1 12 12
Final examination 1 13 13
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.6
dersAKTSKredisi 6