Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
History Of Contemporary Turkey ULI 522 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İSMAİL EDİZ
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Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Theoretical Discussions on the West and the Ottoman Modernization
2 Reform, Ordinances, Constitutional Developments and Turkish Modernity
3 Developments During the II. Abdulhamid Era
4 Developments During the II. Constitutional Era
5 World War I and the Ottoman Empire
6 Developments after the First World War I
7 The Treaty of Lausanne
8 Westernization and the New Turkey Project
9 Founding Process of the Republic and the New State Ideology
10 Foreign Political Developments and Early Years of the Republic of Turkey
11 Foreign Political Developments and Early Years of the Republic of Turkey
12 Revolution and Modernity
13 Relations between Intellectuels and Society in the Early Years of the Republic
14 Developments in the Single Party Era Multi-Party Period in Turkey
Course Notes
Course Resources Feroz Ahmad, Modern Türkiye’nin Oluşumu, İstanbul 1999.
Yahya Tezel, Cumhuriyet Döneminin İktisadi Tarihi 1923-1950, İstanbul 1999
Eric Jan Zürcher, Modernleşen Türkiye’nin Tarihi, İstanbul 2008.
Kemal Karpat, Türk Demokrasi Tarihi, İstanbul 2012.
Bülent Tanör, Osmanlı Türk Anayasal Gelişmeleri, 2014.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by textbooks including actual knowledge in international relations literature, materials and the other scientific resources
2 Analyzing data, ideas and concepts of foreign policy and international relations, determining complex events and topics, making discussions and developing new suggestions in accordance with researches
3 Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects
4 Introducing those who are interested in international events with the topics of international relations and teaching clearly the problems of international relations and the types of solutions
5 Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded
6 Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy
7 Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador
8 Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge
9 Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics
10 Accessing, examining and elucidating with scientific methods to the knowledge of international relations and expanding literature about international relations
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 100
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6