Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Research Techniques In Quranic and Exegetical Work ITS 518 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level YUKSEK_LISANS
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ALİCAN DAĞDEVİREN
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Course Assistants
Course Category General Training
Course Objective

Comprehension of scientific research principles; it aims to provide scientific research efficiency

Course Content

This course aims to comprehend the methods and practice in the Quranic studies in line with general reesarch methods and to indicate the relationship between science of Quranic and the other Islamic sciences.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To explain the subject, definition and purpose of the science of exegesis method Lecture, Question-Answer, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 To recognize analyses the basic work (classical-modern) of the science of exegesis method Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
3 To identify and assess the main issues of the science of exegesis method Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
4 To recognize the application of the science of exegetical method to the Quran and restate the difference of application Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
5 To recognize and make comprarison among the exegetical schools Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
6 To describe an interprate the subjects related to the history of Quran Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
7 To demonstrate and interprate the relation between Quranic versus the subjects of exegetical methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
8 To evaluate the relation between the subjects of exegetical methods and interested subjects of fundamental islamic sciences Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction: What is the scientific research?
2 The phases of scientific research
3 The methods of data collection and analyzing thecniques
4 Quranic Sciences and the subject matters of exegesis and its relation with other sciences
5 Introducing the classical and modern exegetical literature
6 The leading libraries and web sites
7 The orientalistic works in the field of Quran and exegesis
8 Mid-term exam
9 Writing rules of scientific articles
10 The analysis of sample articles
11 Preparing and interpreting the research reports and its writing thecniques
12 The rules of preparing an MA and PHd. Thesis
13 The analysis of sample thesis projects
14 Evaluation
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

1- Robert. A. Day, How to Write and Publish a Scientific Article (translation: Gülay Aşkar Altay), Tübitak 1996.

2- Suat Cebeci, Scientific Research and Writing Techniques, Ist. 2002.

3- Niyazi Karasar, Report Preparation in Research, Ank. 2004.

4- Niyazi KARASAR, Scientific Research Methodology, Ankara, 1995

5- Fethi Ahmet Polat, Tafsir, Master of Science Degree in the Seminars and Theses on the Essential Words and Spelling Principles, Marife, 1, 2005, p. 213-225.

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
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
4 To gain thorough competence in critical evaluation and synthesis 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
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
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
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 55
1. Ödev 15
2. Ödev 15
3. Ödev 15
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 10 10
Assignment 3 10 30
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 146
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.84
dersAKTSKredisi 6