Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Research Techniques In Islamic History ITS 501 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. LEVENT ÖZTÜRK
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. LEVENT ÖZTÜRK,
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective To learn the ways of construction of methodic knowledge suitable for objective, critical and scientific criteria, and to gain ability of comprehension of history
Course Content History, historiography, limits and basic problems of studies of islamic history, the methods to follow in studies of islamic history
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To restate comprehension of history Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Performance Task,
2 To demonstrate perfection of historian Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Performance Task,
3 To list basic problems of Islamic history branch Lecture, Question-Answer, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Performance Task,
4 To use the methods required to solve problems Lecture, Case Study, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Performance Task,
5 To analyse the historical materials Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Performance Task,
6 To evaluate the historical meterials Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Performance Task,
7 To criticize the historical narrations Discussion, Group Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Performance Task,
8 To realize the skills for writing the knowledge obtained in a scientifical way Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The Topics and the Scopes of History
2 Researches on Islamic History and its Limits
3 Methods in Studies of General History
4 The Basic Rules Required for Historical Studies
5 Methods in Studies of Islamic History
6 The Problems of the Studies of Islamic History
7 A General Glance at Main Sources of Islamic History
8 Methods for the Use of Historical Sources
9 Methods for the Use of Historical Sources
10 Criticism of Historical Sources
11 Methods of Criticism
12 Internal and External Criticism
13 Interpretation
14 Synthesis and Reconciliation
Resources
Course Notes [1] Aycan, İrfan-Söylemez, Mahfuz (2002), İdeolojik Tarih Okumaları, Ankara: Ankara OkuluYayınları.
Course Resources [2] Langiois, V.- Seignobos, C.H. (1937),Tarih Tetkiklerine Giriş, İstanbul.
[3] Togan, Zeki Velidi (1981): Tarihte Usul, İstanbul: Enderun Yayınları.
[4] Bloch, M. (1985): Tarihin Savunusu, Ankara: Birey Toplum Yayınları.
[5] Bernheim, E. (1936): Tarih İlmine Giriş, İstanbul: Kültür Bakanlığı Yayınları.
[6] Day, Robert (2004): Bilimsel Makale Nasıl Yazılır, Nasıl Yayımlanır?, Ankara, Tübitak Yayınları.
[7] İslami İlimlerde Metodoloji Meselesi (2005), Ensar Yayınları.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To gain skill for data collection, consultation of the literature and analysis in relevant area X
1 To gain skill for data collection, consultation of the literature and analysis in relevant area X
1 To gain skill for data collection, consultation of the literature and analysis in relevant area X
2 To become skilled at knowledge of methods for the process of scientific research X
2 To become skilled at knowledge of methods for the process of scientific research X
2 To become skilled at knowledge of methods for the process of scientific research X
3 To gain the skill to make contribution to science, at least in one of the theoretical, methodic or practical areas, in the scientific researches X
3 To gain the skill to make contribution to science, at least in one of the theoretical, methodic or practical areas, in the scientific researches X
3 To gain the skill to make contribution to science, at least in one of the theoretical, methodic or practical areas, in the scientific researches X
4 To gain thorough competence in critical evaluation and synthesis X
4 To gain thorough competence in critical evaluation and synthesis X
4 To gain thorough competence in critical evaluation and synthesis X
5 To gain the skill for production of new ideas X
5 To gain the skill for production of new ideas X
5 To gain the skill for production of new ideas X
6 To have the capability of interdisciplinary study and gain the skill for adaptation of theory, method and applications of different branches to relevant branch X
6 To have the capability of interdisciplinary study and gain the skill for adaptation of theory, method and applications of different branches to relevant branch X
6 To have the capability of interdisciplinary study and gain the skill for adaptation of theory, method and applications of different branches to relevant branch X
7 To follow technical, scientific developments and information technologies in relevant area X
7 To follow technical, scientific developments and information technologies in relevant area X
7 To follow technical, scientific developments and information technologies in relevant area X
8 To publish at least an academically work related to the writing of history X
8 To publish at least an academically work related to the writing of history X
8 To publish at least an academically work related to the writing of history X
9 To gain the skill for communication with the national or international circles of the relevant branch X
9 To gain the skill for communication with the national or international circles of the relevant branch X
9 To gain the skill for communication with the national or international circles of the relevant branch X
10 To have behavioral and ethic sensitivity in accordance with academic life X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Kısa Sınav 30
1. Ara Sınav 70
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 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
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 20 20
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6