Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Literary Theory and Criticism ADE 307 5 4 + 0 4 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. CÜNEYT ARSLAN
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. CÜNEYT ARSLAN,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

Learning to recognize literary theories and use their methods

Course Content

Literary theories and related methods are examined.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Examines the historical development of literary theories Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Learning the purpose of literary theory and theory generation Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Examining literary texts on the basis of literary theories and methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Learn to establish a scientific-methodical relationship between literary criticism and theories. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Understands the relationship between literary theories and other human sciences Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The relation between literature and theory
2 Methods of literary theories
3 The place of literary theories in humanities and the interrelationship between human sciences
4 Historical development of literary theories I
5 Historical development of literary theories II
6 Hermeneutic theories
7 Structuralist theories
8 Exam
9 Deconstruction
10 Postcolonial literary theories
11 Discourse analysis
12 The interaction of literary theories and methods with literary texts
13 Aesthetics and theory criticism
14 The current status of literary theories
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Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Graduate student acquires and comprehends advanced knowledge, supported with application materials, course books including the latest data and other scientific resources upon proficiencies obtained during secondary education in German Language and Literature. X
2 Graduate student evaluates terms, ideas and data with scientific methods, detects, analyses and discusses complicated problems and topics; develops suggestions based on scientific proof and researches. X
3 Graduate student instructs specialist or non-specialist groups about the topics related to German Language and Literature; transfers clearly their ideas, problems and solution methods in written and oral form. X
4 Graduate student shows that he can carry out advanced studies and learning with learning skills and critical approaches independently. X
5 Graduate student plans and manages activities for career development of the workers working under his charge.
6 Graduate student follows and uses the information in German Language and Literature and gains foreign language knowledge measuring up to communicate with his colleagues. X
7 Graduate student becomes qualified enough to protect social, scientific and ethical values in the stages of collection, interpretation and announcement concerning the data in German Language and Literature. X
8 Graduate student has knowledge and ability to protect social, scientific and ethical values in the stages of collection, interpretation and announcement concerning the data in German Language and Literature. X
9 Graduate student applies and develops communication and informatics technologies with computer software and hardware knowledge that German Language and Literature requires.
10 Graduate student produces interlingual, intercultural and inter literary scientific studies, contributes to his own culture or other cultures. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 20
2. Kısa Sınav 15
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 1 2
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 118
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.72
dersAKTSKredisi 5