Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
The Turkish Folk Dances (Horon) SAU 656 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Öğr.Gör.Dr. DENİZ KÖKTAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Umut Erdoğan
Course Category Other
Course Objective "Horon" genre of Turkish Folk Dances, examples from Trabzon Region.
Course Content "Horon" genre of Turkish Folk dances. Practicing Man Horons such as Horon Kurma, Sıksara, Sallama, Kozangel, Tonya and Woman Horons. Traditional clothes of Trabzon Region. Playing the local rhythms of Trabzon region with "Asma Davul".
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is "Horon" genre in Turkish Folk Dances.
2 Studying Trabzon traditional folk dance clothes and field researches done, watching visual media about the region.
3 Horon Kurma Dance and its rhythmic structure.
4 Sıksara Dance and its rhythmic structure.
5 Sallama Dance and its rhythmic structure.
6 Kozangel Dance and its rhythmic structure.
7 Tonya Dance and its rhythmic structure.
8 General repetition of Man Horons.
9 Woman Horon Kurma Dance.
10 Woman Horons.
11 Woman Horons.
12 Man Horons and Woman Horons General Repetition
13 General Repetition
14 General Repetition
Course Notes
Course Resources
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 10
2. Kısa Sınav 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
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