Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Theories and Practices Of Diplomacy ULI 622 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. SİBEL AKGÜN
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. SİBEL AKGÜN,
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Course Objective In this course, the concept of diplomatic PhD level students, content, and most of the historical development of the concept of diplomatic and theoretical methods, and examples of applications are considered, comprehend and analyze. Diplomacy is one of the most important branches of the discipline in relation to the concept of the conceptual and practical knowledge and gain experience.
Course Content The historical development of the concept of diplomacy-content-is-theories and methods-applications.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Discuss the concept and content of Diplomacy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Understand the historical development of diplomacy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Performance Task,
3 Diplomacy and analyzes the content of the current situation. Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Oral Exam, Performance Task,
4 Learn the methods and theories of diplomacy. Lecture, Discussion, Case Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 Presents the theory and methods of case studies. Self Study, Problem Solving, Oral Exam, Performance Task,
6 Presentation of theories and methods to analyze the case studies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Oral Exam, Homework, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Diplomatic Concept and Concept Discussion Meet-
2 Theory and the Theory of diplomacy Contributors
3 The Historical Development of diplomacy-The ancient-Greek-Roman-Byzantine and Arab World Diplomacy
4 Institutionalization of the Renaissance Period-diplomacy and I. Until World War II Diplomatic Process
5 Ottoman Diplomacy
6 The First World War and the New Diplomacy
7 Diplomacy in the Interwar
8 Cold War Diplomacy
9 New Age Diplomacy
10 Analysis of modern diplomacy
11 Diplomatic Methods and Tools
12 Diplomatic Dispute Resolution and Crisis Management Practices-
13 Negotiation-Mediation Methods
14 Exam
Course Notes
Course Resources -Temel İskit, Diplomasi- Tarihi, Kurumları ve Uygulaması, İstanbul, Bilgi Üniversitesi Yay., Nisan 2011.
-Oral Sander, Anka’nın Yükselişi ve Düşüşü, İstanbul, İmge Kitapevi, 1993.
-Diplomasi Tarihi, Çev: Attilla Tokatlı, 4 Cilt, İstanbul, Evrensel Yay., 2009.
-Henry Kissenger, Diplomasi, İstanbul, İş Bankası Yay., 1998.
-İsmail Soysal, Çağdaş Türk Diplomasisi: 200 Yıllık Süreç, Çağdaş Türk Diplomasisi Sempozyumu, 15- 17 Ekim 1997, Türk Tarih Kurumu Sempozyum Tebliği Bildirileri, Ankara, 1997.
-Reşit Faik Unar, Osmanlı Sefirleri ve Sefaretnameleri, Ankara, Türk Tarih Kurumu Basımevi, 1968.
-G.R. Berridge, Diplomacy: Theory and Practice, Prentice Hall, 1997.
-M.S. Anderson, The Rise of Modern Diplomacy, 1450- 1919, New York, Longman, 1993.
-D.H. Dunn, Diplomacy at the Highest Level: The Evolution on International Summitry, Palgrave, 1996.
-James Muldoon, Multilateral Diplomacy and the United Nations Today, Colorado, Westviev Press, 1999.
-Thompson Kenneth, Traditions and Values in Politics and Diplomacy, Louisiana State Universty Press, London, 1992.
-Michael Hardy, Modern Diplomatic Law, Manchester, Manchester University Press, 1968.
-Robert Harmon, The Art and Practice of Diplomacy, New Jersey, The Scarecrow Press, 1971.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by textbooks including actual knowledge in international relations literature, materials and the other scientific resources
2 Analyzing data, ideas and concepts of foreign policy and international relations, determining complex events and topics, making discussions and developing new suggestions in accordance with researches
3 Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects
4 Introducing those who are interested in international events with the topics of international relations and teaching clearly the problems of international relations and the types of solutions
5 Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded
6 Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy
7 Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador
8 Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge
9 Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics
10 Accessing, examining and elucidating with scientific methods to the knowledge of international relations and expanding literature about international relations
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 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
Quiz 1 15 15
Assignment 1 15 15
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6