Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
History Of Modern World UTR 510 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses <p>None</p>
Recommended Optional Courses <p>None</p>
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HALUK SELVİ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. HALUK SELVİ,
Course Assistants

Res. Assist. Hakan Türkkan

Course Category
Course Objective

To comprehend political developments in Europe and the World before and after the World wars.

Course Content

Political history of World in the 20th century

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 1) Analyzes event shaping the world politics in the 20th century Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Homework,
2 2) Evaluates the First World War and its results Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework, Testing,
3 3) Comprehends the maps drawn following the war Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 4) Analyzes the developments causing the Second World War Question-Answer, Discussion, Lecture, Testing,
5 5) Compares the events that happened in the different geographies of the World between 1945 and 1990 Lecture, Discussion, Question-Answer, Homework, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Political history of Europe in the 20th Century
2 National state, emergence of Italy and Germany and European balances
3 Reasons of the First World War and developments during the war
4 Results of the First World War and new world map
5 Endeavors to protect the peace, foundation of League of Nations
6 Political and economic developments in interwar era (1918-1939)
7 Transition from the Turkish culture in the Ottoman era to republican era
8 Reasons of the Second World War and developments during the war
9 Results of the Second World War
10 Bipolar World USA-Russia relations
11 Developments in the Middle East
12 Developments in the Far East
13 Turkey in the process of European Union
14 General evaluation
Resources
Course Notes <p>1. David Fromkin, Barışa Son Veren Barış: Modern Ortadoğu Nasıl Yaratıldı?, İstanbul, 1944.<br /> 2. Fahir Armaoğlu, 19. Y&uuml;zyıl Siyasi Tarihi,<br /> 3. Fahir Armaoğlu ,20. Y&uuml;zyıl Siyasi Tarihi,<br /> 4. Richard Hough, The Great War at Sea 1914&ndash;1918, Oxford and New York, 1980.<br /> 5. Birinci D&uuml;nya Harbi Serisi, Genelkurmay Başkanlığı Yayınları.<br /> 6. Tahsin &Uuml;nal, Siyasi Tarih 1700-1958, Ankara, 1978<br /> 7. Oral Sander, Siyasi Tarih, Ankara, 1993<br /> 8. Liddell Hart, II. D&uuml;nya Savaşı Tarihi, İstanbul, 1999.</p>
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
10 To have behavior and ethical sensitivity in conformity with academic life. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 25
2. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
1. Final 80
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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 25 25
Assignment 2 25 50
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 180
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.2
dersAKTSKredisi 7