Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Re-Structuting Problems Of The Ottoman Empire YAK 507 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses None
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. TURGUT SUBAŞI
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. TURGUT SUBAŞI,
Course Assistants None
Course Category
Course Objective To analyze re-structuring problems of state in the process of the collapse of the Ottoman Empire
Course Content The social structure and features of Ottoman State; Developments in Europe; Modernization Movements at the reign of Selim III and Mahmut II. Tanzimat Edict. Analyze and juridical features of Tanzimat Edict. Efforts of codification in the Tanzimat Edict Era. Islahat Fermanı (Reform Edict). Reaction to Tanzimat. Establishment of political organizations. Passing to administration of Constitutional Monarchy. Re-structuring efforts in the Constitutional Monarchy Era.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To introduce of state structure of Ottoman Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
2 First reform documents and to apprehend obstacles of home and abroad in the development of reforms Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework,
3 To analyze innovations at the reign of Selim III and Mahmut II Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework,
4 To learn effect of French Revolution to Ottoman Reforms Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
5 To analyze Tanzimat Edict Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
6 To teach policies of Ottoman Empire to provide aid of European States about radical reform movements aimed to save the land unity and independence of Ottoman Empire formed different elements Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
7 To analyze attempts saving of collapse of the Ottoman Empire such as to eliminate breakdown of military, economic, social and administration, to prevent intervene of European State into domestic affairs of the Ottoman Empire. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Analysis of Ottoman State structure
2 Developments in Europe and Ottoman State
3 First Reform Documents
4 Obstacles of home and abroad in the development of reforms
5 Selim III and Movement of Nizam-I Cedid (New Order)
6 Accession to the sultanate of Mustafa IV and Şer’i Hüccet (Legal Script); sened-I İttifak (Document of Agreement) and Ayanlar (Local Notables)
7 Abolisment of Janissary Corps in the time of Mahmut II. Vaka-I Hayriye (The Beneficial Event) and innovations of administration and education.
8 The developments of home and abroad ought to Tanzimat Edict. Analyze and juridical features of Tanzimat Edict.
9 Midterm Examination
10 Efforts of codification in the Tanzimat Edict Era
11 Crimean War, Paris Congress and Reform Edict
12 Reaction to Tanzimat. Establishment of political organizations
13 Passing to administration of Constitutional Monarchy. And Modernization Movements
14 Social and economical changes
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To gain ability to make data collection, consulting literature and analyzing which form scientific knowledge in the relevant discipline; X
2 To become skilled in method knowledge and skills related with scientific research process; X
3 To be experienced to contribute at least one area in scientific studies in the institutional and methodological context X
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis; X
5 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas. X
6 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other area to relevant discipline; X
7 To follow closely technologic advancement, scientific developments and scientific technologies related X
8 To publish at least one academic study related with thesis (in national or international referred journals-preferred); X
9 To acquire ability to get across with national and international academic environments related with the area of specialization; X
10 To have behavior and ethical sensitivity in conformity with academic life. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 50
1. Ara 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
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 146
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.84
dersAKTSKredisi 6