Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
The Tradition Of Ottoman Exegesis TFS 613 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ALİCAN DAĞDEVİREN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

Showing the continuity of the tradition of exegesis and information about contributions to the science of exegesis, particularly during the Ottoman Empire

Course Content

Roots of the exegesis movement in the Ottoman era, characteristic features, methods and types, readings comparative sample text

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Comprehend the continuity of exegesis tradition Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 Determine contributions of Turks to the science of exegesis. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Differentiate the historical roots of Islam in Anatolia Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Analyzes the idea of the Qur’an of Ottoman civilization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
5 Comments of the texts that built religious life in Anatolia Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
6 Reaching generalizations about the understanding of the Qur’an and the religion before the Republic Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction: Conceptual framework
2 The exegesis tradition until the Ottoman period
3 Basic resources of the tradition of Ottoman exegesis
4 Characteristic features of the tradition of Ottoman exegesis.
5 The studies of exegesis methodology in Ottoman
6 The studies of independent full exegesis
7 The studies of sura and verse exegesis
8 The tradition of the writing postscript and reasons
9 The famous exegesis postscript
10 Sura and verse exegesis in Turkish
11 Translations of independant exegesis
12 Example Text Readings: Mullah fenari and Aynu´l-Ayan´s Commentary
13 Mullah Gürani and Ğayetül-Eman´s Commentary
14 Ebussuud Efendi ve irşadü Akli’s-selim’s commentary and evaluation
Course Notes <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>1. Ziya Demir, Ottoman Interpreters, Istanbul, 2006 Ansar Publishing</p>
Course Resources

2. Süleyman Ateş İşari Tafsir School, Istanbul 1998

3. Cüneyd Sapanca, Tafsir Method in Ottoman Studies, M.Sc. Thesis. Istanbul University S.B.E. 2007.

4. İsmail Cerrahoğlu, History of Tafsir, I-II, Ankara 1988 5. Ömer Nasuhi Bilmen History of Great Tafsir, Istanbul 1973

5. Ömer Nasuhi Bilmen History of Great Tafsir, Istanbul 1973

6. Muhammad Abay, Ottoman Period Interpreters, Graduate Thesis, Uludag University: B: E, 1992

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Program Öğrenme Çıktıları To gain skill for data collection, consultation of the literature and analysis in relevant area To become skilled at knowledge of methods for the process of scientific research To gain the skill to make contribution to science, at least in one of the theoretical, methodic or practical areas, in the scientific researches To gain thorough competence in critical evaluation and synthesis To gain the skill for production of new ideas To have the capability of interdisciplinary study and gain the skill for adaptation of theory, method and applications of different branches to relevant branch To follow technical, scientific developments and information technologies in relevant area To publish at least an academically work related to the writing of history To gain the skill for communication with the national or international circles of the relevant branch To have behavioral and ethic sensitivity in accordance with academic life X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 100
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 20 20
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 141
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.64
dersAKTSKredisi 6