Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Introdction To Far East Religions FDT 608 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 Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. FUAT AYDIN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Absent

Course Category
Course Objective

To teach the fundamental teachings of Eastern Religions

Course Content

Indian religions understanding of God, sacred books and ethics
Chinese religions understanding of God, sacred books and ethics
Japon religions understanding of God, Sacred books and ethics

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Distinguish the fundamental teachings of Indian Religions (Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism) Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Distinguish the fundamental teachings of Chinese Religions (Confucianism and Taoism) Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 Distinguish the fundamental teachings of Japon Religions (Shintoism, Zen Buddhism ect.) Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Compare the far east religions according to their fundamental principals Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Compare the far east religions with Semitic religions Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 Reason what far east religions can offer to the modern world Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The concept of far east and the lands that is placed under that concept
2 Common features of an Indian religion/Indian religions
3 Common features of an Indian religion/Indian religions
4 God, next world, sacred book and ethics in the Indian religions
5 God, next world, sacred book and ethics in Hinduism
6 God, next world, sacred book and ethics in Buddhism
7 God, next world, sacred book and ethics in Jainism
8 Mid-term examination
9 Common features of Chinese religion
10 God, next world, sacred book and ethics in Confucianism
11 God, next world, sacred book and ethics in Taoism
12 Common features of Japan religion
13 Zen Buddhism
14 General evaluation
Resources
Course Notes <p>&Ouml;mer Hilmi Budda, Dinler Tarihi, İstanbul 1935.</p>
Course Resources

[2] Fuat Aydın, Hint Dini Düşüncesinde İnsanın Özgürlük Arayışı, Ataç Yayınları, İstanbul 2006.
[3] Yaşayan Dünya Dinleri, Şinasi Gündüz (ed), Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığı Yayınları, Ankara 2007.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 X
2 X
3
4 X
5
6 X
7
8
9
10
11 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 50
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
Oral Examination 3 8 24
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 141
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.64
dersAKTSKredisi 6