Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Diplomatic Correspondence ULI 411 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İSMAİL EDİZ
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. İSMAİL EDİZ,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective Introduce writing techniques used in Diplomatic Correspondence
Course Content After giving the necessary conditions frequently Issues related to diplomacy encountered in the use of writing techniques will be taught.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analyze the basic knowledge about the concept of diplomacy and its historical evolution. Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework,
2 Simulates the terminology used in diplomatic writings. Discussion, Performance Task,
3 . Notify the role of diplomatic writings in the international relations. Demonstration, Performance Task,
4 Produce a representation of diplomatic writing. Demonstration, Performance Task,
5 Apply efficiently and appropriately the language and expression manner used in diplomacy and commonly utilized special words and idioms. Group Study, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Diplomacy, diplomat, Diplomatic Language Definition
2 Basic Terms of Diplomatic History and diplomacy
3 Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges
4 Establishment of Diplomatic Sanctions consuls, Tasks, Degrees
5 Several Diplomatic Correspondence and Texts guarantee Recall, Lettres de Cabinet and other correspondence
6 Praise, Thanks, Sympathy Messages and Call Agreements, Commercial Agreements
7 Departure Procedures and the departure of the Mission President
8 Note Case, Confirmation instruments exchange
9 Protocol, a Memorandum of Understanding
10 Temporary Notes, Declarations
11 Today, Diplomacy
12 Red answers, and diplomatic communications disclaimer
13 The Bourne Ultimatum, and Negotiation Techniques
14 Results
Course Notes Tahir Şentürk, Diplamatik Yazışmalar, Ankara: Dışişleri Bakanlığı.
Course Resources Berrin Tulun, Diplomatik Yazışma ve Konuşma Metinlerinden Örnekler, Ankara: Dışişleri Bakanlığı
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. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
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 4 64
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 132
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.28
dersAKTSKredisi 5