Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Theory Of International Relations (Ar) ODC 523 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör. FURKAN HALİT YOLCU
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Course Objective

1. Statement of the theoretical structure of the components in international relations

2. Statement of the most important intellectual perspectives in international relations

3. Statement of the most important schools of thought in international relations

4. Statement of the most important intellectual theories in international relations

5. Statement of the most important intellectual debates in international relations

Course Content

1. theoretical structure in international relations

2. Intellectual perspectives in international relations

3. Schools of thought in international relations

4. Intellectual theories in international relations

5. Research methods in international relations

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# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Students comprehend IR theories. Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The concept of the theory in international relations
2 Approches research in international relations
3 The roots of endoscopy in international relations
4 Major stages for endoscopy in international relations before 20 century
5 The major controversies in the field of international relations
6 The major controversies in the field of international relations
7 Realist perspective in international relations
8 Idealist perspective in international relations
9 Behavioural perspective in international relations
10 Structuralism perspective in international relations
11 Globalism perspective in international relations
12 Religious perspective in international relations
13 Theoretical shifts in international relations in the 21st century
14 The future of the theory in international relations
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Multiple readings will be provided with a list of students, respectively

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 30
1. Ödev 70
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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignment 1 25 25
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 150
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6
dersAKTSKredisi 6