Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9201395202014Ottoman Paleography and Diplomatics IIElective126
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
The main objective of this course is to examine the characteristics of various documents relating to this period and evaluate the importance of information contained in the documents for Ottoman History.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Vehbi GÜNAY
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to distinguish the Ottoman archival documents relating to 17 and 18th centuries
2To be able to interpret the ottoman diplomatic procedures and results after the classical perios
3To be able to analyze Ottoman archival documents
4To be able to evaluate the information, contained in Ottoman archival records in historiography
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Ottoman Paleography and Diplomatics (15-16th Centuries)
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
To examine the Ottoman archival documents which are the activities of Ottoman provincial and central bureaucracy in 17 and 18th centuries and to analyze the documents.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Archival records relating to 17 and 18th centuries and current studiesIntroduction to the course
2Current classifications and their documentsLecture
3Samples of Arz and TezkireDocument reading
4Samples of Hatt-ı HümayunDocument reading
5Samples of RuznamçeDocument reading
6Samples of documents and their characteristics relating to 17th centuryPresentation depend on the literature
7Samples of court registers relating to 17th centuryPresentation
8Midterm examExam
9General features of samples of documents relating to 18th centuryLecture and reading
10The samples of various documents relating to 18th centuriesDocument reading
11The samples of various documents relating to 18th centuriesDocument reading
12The samples of various documents relating to 18th centuriesLecture and document reading
13XVIII. yüzyıla ait çeşitli belge örnekleri üzerine çalışmaPresentation depend on the literature
14The samples of various documents relating to 18th centuriesPresentation
15General assessment and preparation for final examLecture
16Final examExam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Osmanlı Arşiv Belgeleri, Başbakanlık Osmanlı Arşivi Tıpkıbasım ve transkripsiyonları. 2. M. S. Kütükoğlu, Osmanlı Belgelerinin Dili (Diplomatik). 3. A. Aktan, Osmanlı Paleografyası ve Siyasî Yazışmalar. 4. Başbakanlık Osmanlı Arşivi Rehberi. 5. Başbakanlık Osmanlı Arşivi Katalogları Rehberi.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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