Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Film Adaptations Of Literary Works In Turkish Cinema CUL 530 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. SÜREYYA ÇAKIR
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Course Objective

The aim of the course is to introduce the theme of film adaptations by particularly focusing on Turkish cinema and provide students with the main approaches which lead them to do cultural and historical analysis of these adaptations. 

Course Content

To analyse film adaptations of literary works in Turkish cinema within cultural and historical context

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 He/She comprehends cinema-litarature relation from social/cultural perspective Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
2 He/She evaluates the interaction and t the relation between visual and literal language Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
3 He/She comprehends adaptation issues. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
4 He/She evaluates an adaptiation text from different approaches. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Issues in Turkish Social History
3 Issues in Turkish Social History
4 Film and Literature Studies in the context of Social History
5 Film and Literature Studies in the context of Social History
6 Film and Literature Studies in the context of Social History
7 Mid-term
8 Film Adaptations of Literary Works in Turkish Cinema
9 Film Adaptations of Literary Works in Turkish Cinema
10 Cases
11 Cases
12 Cases
13 Cases
14 General evaluation
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

Timothy Corrigan, Film Eleştirisi, çev. Ahmet Gürata, Ankara: Dipnot Yayınları, 2008

Zeynep Çetin Erus, Amerikan ve Türk Sinemalarında Uyarlamalar İstanbul: Es yay. 2005.

Süreyya Çakır, Sinema ve Edebiyat İlişkileri, Doktora Tezi, Marmara Üniversitesi  Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü  

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 discipline of Cultural Studies. X
1 To gain ability to make data collection, consulting literature and analyzing which form scientific knowledge in the discipline of Cultural Studies. X
2 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other areas to discipline of Cultural Studies. X
2 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other areas to discipline of Cultural Studies. X
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis; X
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis; X
6 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas. X
6 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas. X
7 To be experienced to contribute to Cultural Studies in the institutional and methodological context by scientific studies. X
7 To be experienced to contribute to Cultural Studies in the institutional and methodological context by scientific studies. X
8 To share his/her academic studies with academia via national and international conferences. X
8 To share his/her academic studies with academia via national and international conferences. X
9 To make a scientific research in the area of Cultural Studies based on an asserted thesis with gaining the habit of acquisition of research and project. X
9 To make a scientific research in the area of Cultural Studies based on an asserted thesis with gaining the habit of acquisition of research and project. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 100
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
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 6 96
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 155
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.2
dersAKTSKredisi 6