Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Politcal History ULI 449 7 3 + 0 3 5
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İSMAİL EDİZ
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Course Objective Examination of the events in the world politics from a broad perspective in the pre-modern era. Especially Political developments after World War I and World War II, to learn and evaluate the historical course till today and to comprehend the altering balances.
Course Content A general overview of the worldwide events that took place before the modern times. The principle events since French Revolution, states and relations between states, XIX. Century European and American politic developments , Ottomans and European Relations, imperial Politics. World War I and II. XIX. y.y. Political developments in Europe and the U.S., and European relations with the Ottoman Empire, also known as the politics of imperialism or colonialism, I. and Second World Wars and the effects of the Cold War era and after the industrial revolution, the Italian and German troops, America, the Middle East and in East Asia developments, I. Political History of World War II, and as the results in summary, states, political, social and economic structures, is the study of the relations between them.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Use the knowledge from the various recent scientific sources in the subject of Political History Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Evaluates the concepts, ideas and datas about the Political History by scientific methods. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
3 Designate and analyze the complex events, progresses and subjects related with the Political History. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
4 Develop suggestions based on cases and investigations in accordance with the issues related with Political History. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
5 Analyze the gathered knowledge and idea about the recent subjects and issues with its historical, social and cultural dimensions. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam,
6 Transfer clearly the information about the Political History to the interest and non-interest groups and present the issues, solutions and opinions related with the subject. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
7 Improve the ability to work collectively with the teams of other disciplines of International Relations. Discussion, Group Study, Self Study, Homework, Project / Design,
8 Make use of the gathered skills and information and perform independently advanced studies with an analytical mind. Discussion, Group Study, Brain Storming, Problem Solving, Testing, Oral Exam,
9 Produce solutions and develop truce choices by taking responsibility in the unforeseen complex situations that might be faced in field applications primarily in the international conflicts. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 World and Europe Before French Revolution Renaissance, Reformation and Geographical Discoveries Lecture notes parts of the sources
2 The French Revolution and Results Lecture notes parts of the sources
3 Napoleon Bonaparte France and Europe
4 Metternich, Congress of Vienna and Response to the Balance of Power, 1830-1848 Revolutions
5 Industrial Revolution and Colonialism
6 The Crimean War and European Diplomacy
7 Ottoman Empire in 19. Century Tanzimat and Reform
8 Bismarck and II. Wilhelm British German Competition
9 European Diplomacy Before the First World War
10 First World War
11 International System After World War and Wilson
12 The Rise of National Socialism and Fasizm
13 World War II.
14 Cold War
Course Notes Armaoğlu, Fahir, Siyasi Tarih, Ankara 1973, Uçarol, Rifat, Siyasi Tarih (1789-1999), İstanbul 2000.<br>Ateş, Toktamış, Siyasal Tarih, İstanbul 1982,<br>Bowle, John, Worl History, New York 1958<br>Brzezinski, Zbigniw, Büyük Çöküş, (çev. G. Keskil, G. Pakkan), Ankara 1990.<br>Oral Sander, İlkçağlardan Günümüze Siyasi Tarih, Ankara 2003<br>Chateaubriand, A. De, Napoléon Bonaparte, (çev. Yaşar Nabi), İstanbul 1969.<br>Gaxotte, Pierre, Fransız İhtilali Tarihi, (çev. S. Tiryakioğlu), İstanbul 1962.<br>Gnkur. Harp Tarihi Başkanlığı, I. Dünya Harbinde Türk Harbi, c.I-VIII, Ankara 1970<br>Karal, Enver Ziya, Osmanlı Tarihi, s. V,VI, VII Ankara 1956.<br>Sagay, Reşat, XIX. ve XX. Yüzyıllarda Büyük Devletlerin Yayılma Siyasetleri ve Milletlerarası Önemli Meseleler, İstanbul 1972.<br>Shaw, Stanford J.,Shaw, Ezel Kural,Osmanlı İmparatorluğu ve Modern Türkiye, İstanbul 1983.<br>Soboul, Albert, 1789 Fransız İnkılâbı Tarihi, (çev. Şerif Hulusî), İstanbul 1969.<br>Sorel, Albert, Avrupa ve Fransız İhtilâli, (çev. N. S. Örik), İstanbul 1949<br>Taylor, Ajp, History of World War I, London 1974.
Course Resources Üçok, Coşkun, Siyasal Tarih, Ankara 1967.
William H. McNeill, Dünya Tarihi, (çev. Alaeddin Şenel), Ankara 2004
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Have knowledge on public administration (e.g. administrative sciences, bureaucracy, Turkish public administration, local government and comparative public administration), new management techniques (e.g. strategic management, performance management, human resource management), politics and sociology (e.g. political science, history of political thought, Turkish political life, sociology, social structure of Turkey, contemporary political movements and political parties), public law (e.g. Turkish constitutional law, administrative law) and private law, urbanization, environmental problems and environment legislation.
2 Using fundamental statistical package programs, making researches on academic and occupational issues, and gripping research processes.
3 Having potential and ability of development himself/herself on the career fields of public administration like governing, inspectorship and controllership.
4 Predominant on public law as well as private law, follows changes of legislations, comments legislations and adapts it to practice.
5 Having qualities for varying positions of management (for instance human resources, public relations, finance and inspection) in public organizations, political institutions, private sector and non-profit establishments.
6 Having different views for issues, facts and cases, having capacity of proposing solutions, and preparing program and decision drafts.
7 Following theoretical and practical developments in the fields of administration, law, politics, urbanization and environmental issues at national and international levels.
8 Following technologies of informatics, fundamental computer programs, information systems on administration and management field, and using them effectively.
9 Compatible for team work, having ability of taking initiative, open for innovative ideas and analytical thought.
10 Using Turkish properly, expressing himself/herself accurately and has ability of empathy.
11 Know at least one foreign occupational language.
12 Awareness of professional and scientific ethical codes.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 10
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 5 5
Quiz 2 5 10
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 1 1
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 101
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.04
dersAKTSKredisi 5