Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Cultural Policies Of Republic Of Turkey UTR 502 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses --
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. MUSTAFA SARI
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. MUSTAFA SARI,
Course Assistants Res.Assist. Şenay Yanar
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of the course is to teach the basis and the development of cultural policies by Turkish Republic.
Course Content Cultural politics of Turkish Republic and its reflections.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 1) Acquires knowledge about the concept of culture and its relation with the concept of civilization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
2 2) Comprehends the cultural policy of Atatürk and the importance he attributed to culture Discussion, Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing,
3 3) Makes a comparison of the cultural polices followed by the governments since foundation of the Turkish Republic Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 4) Analyzes the foundation and the actions of Cultural Ministry of Turkish Republic Discussion, Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
5 5) Comprehends globalization and its impact on Turkish culture Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Concept of Culture.
2 Concepts of culture and civilization and their interrelations.
3 Sources of Turkish Culture.
4 Historical development of Turkish culture.
5 Cultural understanding and the cultural politics of Mustafa Kemal.
6 Cultural changes.
7 Transition from the Ottoman period of Turkish culture to the period of Turkish Republic.
8 Reforms carried out in the field of culture.
9 Cultural politics between the years 1938-1950.
10 Cultural practices between the years 1950-1990.
11 Cultural policies in the development planning’s.
12 Globalization and its impact on Turkish culture.
13 Cultural policies in the period towards European Union.
14 Cultural politics for the future.
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;
2 To become skilled in method knowledge and skills related with scientific research process;
3 To be experienced to contribute at least one area in scientific studies in the institutional and methodological context
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis;
5 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas.
6 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other area to relevant discipline;
7 To follow closely technologic advancement, scientific developments and scientific technologies related
8 To publish at least one academic study related with thesis (in national or international referred journals-preferred);
9 To acquire ability to get across with national and international academic environments related with the area of specialization;
10 To have behavior and ethical sensitivity in conformity with academic life.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 25
1. Ödev 38
2. Ödev 37
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 35 35
Assignment 1 40 40
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 191
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.64
dersAKTSKredisi 7