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Faculty of Letters - Protohistory and Near Eastern Archaeology - First Cycle Programme



General Description
History
Protohistory and Near Eastern Archaeology department was established in 1993.
Qualification Awarded
The Bachelor's Degree in Protohistory and Near Eastern Archaeology ( first cycle in Protohistory and Near Eastern Archaeology ) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum,
Level of Qualification
First Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The general requirements explained in “General Admission Requirements” of Information on the Institution part are applied for admission of students.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules and regulations for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. Transfer can be made among the institutions of which equivalency is recognized by Higher Education Council. Also successful vocational school graduates to continue their educaiton to obtain Bachelor’s degrees if they are successful in the selection and the placement examination (DGS, i.e. vertical transfer examination) are admitted. The courses to be taken by these students are determined by the relevant department, on the basis of courses they have completed in the programs from which they have graduated. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University and hence of the Department is not an exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the start of each year at the University for the courses of English Language and Computer Skills. The students who have completed the proficiencies for these courses on his/her own or through other means, and believe that they have achieved the learning outcomes specified are given the right to take the exemption exam. The students who achieve a passing grade from these exams are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Students must obtain a grade point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and successfully pass all courses on the programme (equivalent to a total of 240 ECTS).
Profile of The Programme
The Department of Protohistory and Near Eastern Archaeology studies the civilizations of the ancient Near East in a long time span starting from the Neolithic Period which marks the beginning of the first agricultural activities and the appearance of first settlements, followed by the Chalcolithic Period and Bronze Ages until the end of the Iron Age. All of the civilizations in the Near Eastern including Mesopotamia, Iran, Syria, Palestine and Caucasia are studied in a chronological order with a special emphasis on Anatolian cultures.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Graduates, having been qualified as "archaeologists", may find occupations as academics in the universities, as well as as archaeologists in the state or private museums, in the local municipals or in the Ministery of Culture.
Access to Further Studies
The graduates holding Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply to Master’s Degree programmes at national level and /or international level both in the same and in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students must attend courses and examinations. Student’s attendance is followed by the instructor. One midterm examination is given during each semester. Dates of midterm examinations are announced by the Department in the first month of the semester. In addition to midterm examinations and other work, students are required to take a final examination. Final examinations are held at the announced date and place. The grade is evaluated by the sum of 40% of the midterm exam and 60% of the final exam grade. Lecturers may also take several other criteria (such as seminar works, written or oral presentations, attendance to the discussions, etc.) into consideration while evaluating the grades.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Head of the Subdepartment: Prof. Dr. ALTAN ÇİLİNGİROĞLU Ege Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi, Arkeoloji Bölümü 35100 Bornova, İzmir altan.cilingiroglu@ege.edu.tr tel. 232 388400-3931 fax. 232 3881102; ECTS Coordinator: Doç. Dr. R. GÜL GÜRTEKİN-DEMİR Ege Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi, Arkeoloji Bölümü 35100 Bornova, İzmir gul.demir@ege.edu.tr tel. 232 3112217 fax. 232 3881102
Facilities
About 70 students graduate from the undergraduate program in the Department of Archaeology. The courses are instructed by the departmental academic staff. Some members of the staff also teach in other departments of the faculty. The students of the department are highly encouraged to participate the excavations, surveys and other archaeological research projects directed by some departmental academic staff. Phokaia (directed by Prof. Dr. Ömer Özyiğit), Claros (directed by Prof. Dr. Nuran ŞAHİN), Antandros (directed by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gürcan POLAT), Van-Ayanis and Ulucak Höyük (directed by Prof. Dr. Altan ÇİLİNGİROĞLU), Beycesultan (directed by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eşref ABAY), Tripolis (directed by Assist. Prof. Dr. Aytekin ERDOĞAN), Yeşilova Höyük (directed by Assist. Prof. Dr. Zafer Derin) and Kavuşan Höyük (directed by Prof. Dr. Gülriz KOZBE) are among the excavations directed by the Ege University members.

Key Learning Outcomes
1Students will be able to have archaeological up-to-date information and the application methods.
2Students will be able to apply theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of study.
3Students will be able to distinguish and analyze stylistic and chronological problems of the archaeological data and material.
4Students will be able to document the archaeological data within the visual and verbal framework also with the help of digital documentation sources.
5Students will acquire oral and written skills to represent archaeological information and experiences.
6Students will be able to make independent decisions and studies during the analysis of the archeological problems.
7Students will be able to have responsibility for the resolving of the problems in the archaeological projects.
8Students will be able to develop a project or have a responsibility at field (i.e., in an archaeological site)
9Students will be able to interpret the archaeological data and use various data of history, geography, sociology, economics, anthropology and architecture in order to solve or discuss a problem concerning archaeology.
10 Students will be able to become conscious of the requirement of being aware of the current developments and results of archaeology; follow Turkish and foreign literature (via library and informatics) and attain these as a lifelong learning habit.
11Students will be able to protect archaeological material and have it recognized by the public within the interrelation of tourism and environment.
12Students will be able to have social responsibility and organize activities in the researching areas.
13Students will be able to follow the foreign literature and to get across with colleagues.
14Students will be able to utilize contemporary techniques and equipment for archaeological applications.
15Students will be able to be aware of the professional and ethical responsibilities.
16Students will be able to make disciplinary or interdisciplinary teamwork.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
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COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
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Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715001312019 Compulsory 3 0 0 5
2 0715001332019 Compulsory 3 0 0 4
3 0715001352019 Compulsory 3 0 0 4
4 0715001372019 Compulsory 3 0 0 5
5 715001052009 COMPUTER COURSE Compulsory 3 0 0 4
6 715001212010 FOREIGN LANGUAGE I Compulsory 4 0 0 4
7 715001022009 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
8 715001012009 TURKISH LANGUAGE I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 23 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 715001392019 Compulsory 3 0 0 4
2 0715001322019 Compulsory 3 0 0 5
3 0715001342019 Compulsory 3 0 0 5
4 0715001362019 Compulsory 3 0 0 4
5 715001222010 FOREIGN LANGUAGE II Compulsory 4 0 0 4
6 715000942009 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
7 715001102011 TRANSITION INTO UNIVERSITY LIFE Compulsory 2 0 0 4
8 715000922009 TURKISH LANGUAGE II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 22 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715002452019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 0715002492019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 0715002512019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 EDEPROSÇMDERS1 ELECTIVE I Elective - - - 10
5 EDEFAKORTAKHAVUZ1 FACULTY ELECTIVE I Elective - - - 2
Total 13 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715002302019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 0715002342019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 0715002382019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 0715002482019 Compulsory 2 0 0 2
5 EDEPROSÇMDERS2 ELECTIVE II Elective - - - 6
6 EDEFAKORTAKHAVUZ2 FACULTY ELECTIVE II Elective - - - 2
Total 15 0 0 28
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715003312019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 0715003332019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 0715003392019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 EDEPROSÇMDERS3 ELECTIVE III Elective - - - 6
Total 12 0 0 24
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715003362019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 0715003422019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 0715003462019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 EDEPROSÇMDERS4 ELECTIVE IV Elective - - - 9
Total 12 0 0 27
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715004432019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 0715004452019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 EDEPROSÇMDERS5 ELECTIVE V Elective - - - 6
4 0715004472019 LYDİA ARKEOLOJİSİ Compulsory 3 0 0 6
Total 9 0 0 24
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715004462019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 0715004482019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 0715004522019 Compulsory 3 0 0 6
4 EDEPROSÇMDERS6 ELECTIVE VI Elective - - - 6
Total 13 0 0 24
 
ELECTIVE I
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715002292019 AKERAMİK NEOLİTİK DÖNEMDE YAKINDOĞU Elective 2 0 0 5
2 0715002312019 ARKEOLOJİDE SERAMİK ÇİZİMİ Elective 2 0 0 5
3 0715002332019 BATI ANADOLU PREHİSTORYASI Elective 2 0 0 5
4 0715002352019 DOĞU VE GÜNEYDOĞU ANADOLU PREHİSTORYASI Elective 2 0 0 5
5 0715002392019 KURA-ARAS KÜLTÜRÜ Elective 2 0 0 5
6 0715002412019 ORTA ANADOLU PREHİSTORYASI Elective 2 0 0 5
7 0715002432019 PALEOCOĞRAFYA Elective 2 0 0 5
8 0715002472019 TUNÇ ÇAĞI ÖNCESİNDE SURİYE VE LEVANT Elective 2 0 0 5
FACULTY ELECTIVE I
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 701002532012 POETRY IN MODERN TURKISH LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
2 702002552012 HISTORY OF ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS Elective 2 0 0 2
3 702002592019 19.YÜZYIL DÜNYA TARİHİ Elective 2 0 0 2
4 703002372007 INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMY Elective 2 0 0 2
5 705002772012 MYTHOLOGY AND CULTURE Elective 2 0 0 2
6 705002812019 KARŞILAŞTIRMALI EDEBİYAT Elective 2 0 0 2
7 705002832019 WESTERN LITERATURE AND CIVILIZATION Elective 2 0 0 2
8 706002752012 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
9 707002432012 BASIC PSYCHOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
10 708002452007 GENERAL SOCIOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
11 710002532012 HISTORY OF WORLD LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
12 714002232019 YAKINDOĞU ARKEOLOJİSİ Elective 2 0 0 2
13 721002512016 INTRODUCTION TRANSLATION (ENGLISH) Elective 2 0 0 2
14 FSM404 ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INTRODUCTION TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Elective 2 0 0 2
15 INV401 INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE II
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715002322019 ARKEOLOJİDE BULUNTU ÇİZİMİ Elective 2 0 0 4
2 0715002362019 BABİL SANATI Elective 2 0 0 4
3 0715002422019 MÖ 3. BİNYILDA ORTA ANADOLU Elective 2 0 0 4
4 0715002442019 ORTA TUNÇ ÇAĞINDA ORTA ANADOLU Elective 2 0 0 4
5 0715002462019 ÖNASYA'DA ÇANAK ÇÖMLEĞİN ORTAYA ÇIKIŞI VE GELİŞİMİ Elective 2 0 0 4
6 0715002502019 TUNÇ ÇAĞINDA TRANSKAFKASYA Elective 2 0 0 4
FACULTY ELECTIVE II
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0700001012019 AKADEMİK TÜRKÇE Elective 2 0 0 2
2 701002542012 NOVEL AND STROY IN MODERN TURKISH LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
3 702002562012 HISTORY OF THE MODERN AND CONTENPORARY AGE CIVILIZATIONS Elective 2 0 0 2
4 702002602019 20.YÜZYIL DÜNYA TARİHİ Elective 2 0 0 2
5 703002362007 CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
6 705002782012 MYTHOLOGY AND LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
7 705007852019 LITERATURE AND MODERNITY Elective 2 0 0 2
8 705007872019 WESTERN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
9 706002762012 PROBLEMS OF PHILOSOPY Elective 2 0 0 2
10 707002482012 HUMAN DEVELOPMENT Elective 2 0 0 2
11 707002562016 SOCIAL GENDER Elective 2 0 0 2
12 708002422007 MODERN SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES Elective 2 0 0 2
13 710002522012 CULTURAL STUDIES Elective 2 0 0 2
14 715001392019 ANADOLU PREHİSTORYASI Elective 3 0 0 2
15 721002482016 INTRODUCTION TRANSLATION II (ENGLISH) Elective 2 0 0 2
16 GIP402 ENTREPRENEURSHİP AND PREPARATİON OF BUSİNESS PLAN Elective 2 0 0 2
17 INT404 INOVASYONUN TİCARİLEŞTİRİLMESİ VE GİRİŞİMCİLİK Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE III
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715003252019 ARKEOLOJİ VE FOTOĞRAFÇILIK Elective 2 0 0 4
2 0715003272019 ARKEOLOJİ VE GENETİK Elective 2 0 0 4
3 0715003292019 HELLEN TARİHİ VE SANATI Elective 2 0 0 4
4 0715003352019 KLASİK ÇAĞ ÖNCESİ ANADOLU'DA ÖLÜ GÖMME GELENEKLERİ Elective 2 0 0 4
5 0715003372019 MÖ 2. BİNYIL BATI ANADOLU ARKEOLOJİSİ Elective 2 0 0 4
6 0715003412019 YAKINDOĞU'DA KENTLERİN ORTAYA ÇIKIŞI VE GELİŞİMİ Elective 2 0 0 4
ELECTIVE IV
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715003342019 ARCHAEOLOGİCAL TERMİNOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 4
2 0715003382019 ARKEOLOJİK KAZILARDA DİJİTAL VERİ İŞLEME Elective 2 0 0 4
3 0715003402019 BİLİMSEL ARAŞTIRMA YÖNTEMLERİ VE ETİK Elective 2 0 0 4
4 0715003442019 HİTİTLERDE SANAT OLGUSU Elective 2 0 0 4
5 0715003482019 KÜLTÜREL ANTROPOLOJİYE GİRİŞ Elective 2 0 0 4
6 0715003502019 ROMA TARİHİ VE SANATI Elective 2 0 0 4
7 0715003522019 STAJ Elective 0 2 0 4
ELECTIVE V
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715004312019 LİSANS BİTİRME TEZİ Elective 4 0 0 0
2 0715004372019 ARKEOLOJİ VE KÜLTÜREL ANTROPOLOJİ Elective 2 0 0 0
3 0715004392019 DEMİR ÇAĞINDA GÜNEYDOĞU ANADOLU Elective 2 0 0 0
4 0715004412019 DEMİR ÇAĞINDA İRAN Elective 2 0 0 0
5 0715004512019 ÖNASYA'DA YAZININ KÖKENİ VE GELİŞİMİ Elective 2 0 0 0
6 0715004532019 TUNÇ ÇAĞINDA DOĞU VE GÜNEYDOĞU ANADOLU Elective 2 0 0 0
ELECTIVE VI
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0715004322019 LİSANS BİTİRME TEZİ Elective 4 0 0 0
2 0715004362019 ARKEOLOJİDE BÖLGESEL YERLEŞİM ANALİZLERİ Elective 2 0 0 0
3 0715004382019 ARKEOLOJİDE ETNOARKEOLOJİK YAKLAŞIMLAR Elective 2 0 0 0
4 0715004402019 ARKEOLOJİDE MÜZECİLİK Elective 2 0 0 0
5 0715004422019 DEMİR ÇAĞINDA DOĞU ANADOLU'NUN SOSYO-EKONOMİK YAPISI Elective 2 0 0 0
6 0715004442019 ESKİ ANADOLU MÜHÜR SANATI Elective 2 0 0 0
 
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