Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9205065052012Historical Imporovements and the Caucasus and Their Strategic Consequences in the 20th CenturyElective116
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Today to prove fact of the recent history and strategy past building present for interpretation and understanding the Caucasus.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Abdullah Temizkan
Learning Outcomes
1Mezun Kafkasya tarihinin evrelerini incelerken bu evrelerin sosyo-ekonomikve stratejik boyutlarını illî bağlılıklar çerçevesinde yorumlayabilir.
2Mütemadiyen öğrenme isteği yaratan bir tecessüse sahip olan mezunlar Kafkasya tarihine ilişkin yaptıkları araştırmalarla tarih bilimine yeni bilgiler katabilirler.
3Mezunlar araştırmalarını yaparken ve ortaya ilmî metinler koyarken çalıştıkları alanın etik kurallarını gözeterek Kafkasya tarihi alanına güvenilir bilgilerle destek olabilirler.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
In order to understand and comment about today’s Caucasus; it is required to recent history –after 1905 Revolution- and strategic realities building today.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The strategic state of Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia and the North Caucasus under the direction of the Soviet UnionTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
2In the 1930s, the Stalinist practices in the Caucasus and strategic consequences.Theoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
31937 the acceptance of the Soviet Constitution and the reflections to CaucasusTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
4Start of the II. World War and input of the Germans to Caucasus.Theoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
5Withdraw of the Germans from Caucasus and East Legions issue.Theoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
6Stalin's deportation policy and the total deportation of the Çeçen-İnguşsTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
7The deportation of Karaçay-Malkar Turks and strategic and demographic consequences.Theoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
8The deportation of Ahıska Turks and unresolved repatriation issueTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
9Midterm examWritten exam will be done.
10Glasnost and Perestroyka Policy and effects to CaucasusTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
11Ethnic problems in CaucasusTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
12Chechnya problem and Russian-Chechen war will be discussedTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
13II. The Russian-Chechen war and the different approaches for this war will be discussed after examiningTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
14Religious movements issue and radical Islamism in Caucasus in Soviet Period and after this period will be considered and discussedTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
15A film or documentary about “total exile” during Stalin will be watched and examinedTheoretical course, reading, narration and discussion
16Final ExamWritten exam will be done.
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures3927
Discussion2918
Seminar21734
Criticising Paper31545
Reading31751
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
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