Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Ottoman Dervish Literature ITS 526 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. SEZAİ KÜÇÜK
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. SEZAİ KÜÇÜK,
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective To introduce the postgraduate students to the relation between Islamic mysticism and literature
Course Content To analyze the relation between literature and the dervish culture via the analysis of the divans of sufis
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analyzes ontology and the concept of Islamic mysticism as a science. Lecture, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 Have a knowledge of Dervish literature. Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Apprehends the relation between Islamic mysticism and literature. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 Have a knowledge of famous sufis? divans. Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
5 Knows the mystic and literary emblems written in divans of sufis. Drilland Practice, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
6 Comments the character and message of literature by analyzing the divans of Turkish Sufi and Dervish literature. Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Mysticism
2 The relation between mysticism and literature
3 Dervish Literature
4 Mysticism and Divan Literature
5 Selection from Divan of Sunullah Gaybi
6 Selection from Divan of Sezayi-i Gülsheni
7 Selection from Divan of Hudayi
8 Selection from Divan of Eshrefzade Rumi
9 Selection from Divan of Niyazi Mısrî
10 Selection from Divan of Sheikh Galib
11 Selection from Divan of Erzurumlu I. Hakki
12 Selection from Divan of Kuddusi
13 Selection from Divan of Muhammed Lutfi
14 Selection from Divan of Esrar Dede
Course Notes
Course Resources 1. Niyazî-i Mısrî Divanı, Sağlam Kitabevi, İstanbul 1976.
2. Sezayi-i Gülşeni, Divan, (hzl. Ş. Çelikoğlu), Yazı Yayıncılık, İstanbul 1985.
3. Seçmeler Şeyh Galib, (hzl. A. Gölpınarlı), MEB, İstanbul 1986.
4. H. İbrahim Şener, Alim Yıldız, Türk İslam Edebiyatı, Rağbet Yayınları, İstanbul 2003.
5. Hace Muhammed Lüfi, Hülasatü´l-Hakaik, Damla Yayınları, İstanbul 2006.
Diyanet İslam Ansiklopedisi, ilgili maddeler.
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. Ödev 50
2. Ödev 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 5 5
Assignment 3 15 45
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6