Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Relations Between Turkey and Arab States (1980-2014) (Ar) ODC 580 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör. FURKAN HALİT YOLCU
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Course Objective

An introduction to understanding the basic aspects of the Arab and Middle Eastern regional regimes, and to understand the open door Turkish policies toward the Arab world after the end of the Cold War, and the developments of the Turkish relationships with Arab countries in the era of Justice and Development party.

Course Content

An introduction to understanding the basic aspects of the Arab and Middle Eastern regional regimes, and to understand the open door Turkish policies toward the Arab world after the end of the Cold War, and the developments of the Turkish relationships with Arab countries in the era of Justice and Development party.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defining the basic aspects of Arab and Middle Eastern regimes Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Valuing the determinants of the rapprochement and aspects contradictions in the Turkish-Arab relationships Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Discussing the political circumstances and international variables that led to the Turkish open door policy toward the Arab world. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Comparing between foreign Turkish politics toward the Arab world before and during the era of Justice and Development party, in terms of vision, strategies, and goals. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Valuing the political and economic developments between Turkey and Arab countries in the era of Justice and Development party Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Discussing the Turkish position toward the Arab revolutions Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Arab regional regime
2 Middle Eastern regional regime
3 Turkish-Arab Cooperation: The Geo-political factor
4 Turkish-Arab Cooperation: The Geo-cultural factor
5 Turkish-Arab Cooperation: The Geo-economic factor
6 Turkish-Arab Cooperation: The security factor
7 Turkish open door policy toward the Arab World in 1990s (1)
8 Turkish open door policy toward the Arab World in 1990s (2)
9 Foreign Policy of Justice and Development party toward the Arab World
10 Turkish-Palestinian relationships
11 Turkish-Iraqi relationships
12 Turkish-Syrian relationships
13 Turkish-Egyptian relationships
14 Turkish-Gulf relationships
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Course Notes <p>2010</p>
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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 25
1. Ödev 25
2. Ödev 25
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 25
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Assignment 2 10 20
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 139
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.56
dersAKTSKredisi 6