Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Methodology Of Middle East Studies (Tr) ODC 699 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İSMAİL EDİZ
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Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Students will be able to learn methodology of Middle Eastern Studies
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction: What is Research?
2 Philosophy of Social Sciences
3 Research Recruitment
4 Research Recruitment
5 Case Studies
6 Text Analysis
7 Quantitative and Qualitative Methods
8 Field Work
9 Interviews
10 Focus Groups
11 Polls
12 Case Studies
13 Methodology Selection
14 Writing Research Proposals
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Course Notes
Course Resources Modern Araştırmacı, Henry F. Graff, Jacques Barzun
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by textbooks including actual knowledge in international relations literature, materials and the other scientific resources 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 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 Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics
3 Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge
4 Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador
5 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 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 Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy
6 Accessing, examining and elucidating with scientific methods to the knowledge of international relations and expanding literature about international relations 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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 35 35
Final examination 1 35 35
Total Workload 150
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6
dersAKTSKredisi 6