Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Professional English ULI 102 2 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Öğr.Gör.Dr. ZAFER ÇAMLIBEL
Course Lecturers Öğr.Gör.Dr. ZAFER ÇAMLIBEL, Öğr.Gör.Dr. KENAN YERLİ, Öğr.Gör. AYŞE CELEPLİ,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To teach the terminology on International Relations, International Law, Diplomacy and European Union basically through treaties, to improve the knowledge of the students on the study field and to make the students understand the grammar structure of the texts on the international policy
Course Content Chosen texts based on international relations and diplomacy will be analyzed. These texts include significant events that have international effects, wars, treaties, international organizations etc.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To gain the skills for using the terminology on International Relations and related interdiscipline areas Lecture, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 To read and understand the diplomatic texts Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 To follow the improvements within the study field Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The Theory of International Relations (starting-up) Class notes / week 1
2 International Relations Class notes / week 2
3 The Theory of International Relations Class notes / week 3
4 Concepts in International Relations Class notes / week 4
5 International Organisations (starting-up) /1 Class notes / week 5-6
6 International Organisations (starting-up) /2 Class notes / week 5-6
7 The United Nations Class notes / week 7
8 The European Union Class notes / week 8
10 The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Class notes / week 10
11 Terrorism Class notes / week 11
12 Tools of Foreign Policy Class notes / week 12
13 History of Globalisation Class notes / week 13
14 Full Revision of the Term Class notes / week 1-13
Course Notes Class Notes (will be supplied by the teacher)
Course Resources 1. L.K. Kozlov, English for International Relations, Akademiya Upravleniya, Belarus, 2009.
2. Jan Palmowski, Oxford Dictionary of ContemporaryWorld History, Oxford University Press, 2008.
3. Oxford Dictionary of World History, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press, 2006.
4.. Newspaper/Journal Articles
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To research the functions, basic concepts and features of the international system; to learn the basic knowledge about the sub-topics of the international relations discipline. X
2 Analyzing the developments in the political history of the world within the context of the cause-effect relations. X
3 To improve the foreign language skills. X
4 To analyze the Turkey´s foreign policy comprehensively in the cause-effect relations. X
5 To analyze the theoretical approaches to the foreign policy analysis and the functions of the decision-making process. X
6 To learn theoretical and methodological thinking and to observe the events from this framework X
7 To analyze the social developments and conditions comparatively X
8 To learn the basic principles and the issues of international law X
9 To examine the theories of International Relations and to learn looking at international developments within the theoretical framework X
10 To analyze the Turkey´s political life historically and chronologically X
11 To learn the functions and the basic principles of domestic law X
12 To analyze the establishment, structure and functions of international and regional organizations and their impact on the World politics X
13 To analyze the reasons and solution models of the intra-state conflicts through examples X
14 To research the issues of international security and the theoretical approaches relating to this field X
15 To examine the events, occurring in the international system, within the theoretical perspective comparatively X
16 To improve the analytical thinking skills about the international events X
17 To learn the basic concepts and theories of Economics, Sociology, Political Science and other disciplines
18 To research the ideas of philosophers/thinkers who built the philosophical foundations of political science and to examine the contribution of these philosophical ideas to the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations
19 To gain basic computer skills
20 To gain the ability of planning, performing and composing of the scientific study individually
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Kısa Sınav 25
1. Ödev 10
1. Ara Sınav 40
2. Kısa Sınav 25
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Assignment 1 3 3
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 4 4
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6