Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Studies Of Religion In West FDT 607 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses <p>Absent</p>
Recommended Optional Courses <p>Absent</p>
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. FUAT AYDIN
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. MUSTAFA GÜNERİGÖK,
Course Assistants

Absent

Course Category
Course Objective

To give the knowledge of History of study of religion, its sub branches and their methods

Course Content

As a subject matter emergence of religion; sciences within the field of religious studies; history of religions, its sub branches and methodical developments in those branches

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Recall the history of religions as subject matter of science (in East and West) Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Analyse the circumstances that gave rise emergence of Religious sciences Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing, Performance Task, Homework,
3 Identify the meaning-circles of religious sciences Lecture, Discussion, Question-Answer, Homework, Testing, Performance Task,
4 Identify sciences that take place in the field of the religious science Question-Answer, Lecture, Performance Task, Homework, Testing,
5 Describe The history of the studies of history of religions in the west Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 Recall the history of the studies of comparative religions in the west Lecture, Question-Answer, Performance Task, Testing, Homework,
7 Recall the history of the studies of phenomenology of religion in the west Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Studies on religion and religions in pre-modern times
2 Historical ground of religion becoming a subject matter in modern Europe
3 Anthropological studies
4 Philosophy of religion
5 History of religion
6 Psychology of religion
7 Sociology of religion
8 Methodological approaches to the studies of religion
9 Historical-descriptive studies
10 Comparative studies
11 Phenomenological approaches
12 Post-modern approaches and their impact on religious studies
13 Post-modern approaches and their impact on religious studies
14 Problems of classical, modern and post-modern studies of religion
Resources
Course Notes <p>&Ouml;mer Mahir Alper (ed), Batıda Din &Ccedil;alışmaları, Metro Yayınları, İstanbul.</p>
Course Resources

1. Joachim Wach, Dinler Tarihi, müstakil bir bilim dalı olarak kuruluşuna teorik bir giriş, çev. Fuat Aydın, Ataç Yayınları, İstanbul.
2. Mustafa Alıcı, Dinler Tarihinin Batılı Öncüleri, İZ yayıncılık, İstanbul 2008.
3. Jacques Waardenburg, Contemporary of Study of Religion, Hague, I-II
4. Robert A.Segal, The Blackwell Companion to the Study of Religion, Blacwell Publishing 2006.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 X
11 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Oral Examination 3 8 24
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 161
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.44
dersAKTSKredisi 6