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Third Cycle Programmes (Doctorate Degree)

Graduate School of Social Sciences - History - History (History of Medieval Age) - Third Cycle Programme



General Description
History
Faculty of Social Sciences faculty began teaching in the academic year 1976-1977 as one of the first departments of History and Geography Part that-Archaeology. Department of History as a discipline took place in this structure, the license in 1976, began teaching in 1977 at the level of the language above.
Qualification Awarded
Doctorate.
Level of Qualification
Third Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The applicants who hold a Master's Degree and willing to enroll in the Doctorate programme may apply to the Directorate of Graduate School with the documents. 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55. 2-English proficiency (at least 70 out of 100 from the Profiency Exam conducted by Ege University Foreign Language Department, or at least 55 out of 100 from ÜDS (University Language Examination conducted by OSYM) or TOEFL or IELTS score equivalent to UDS score of 55. The candidates holding Bachelor's or Master's Degree taught totally in English are exempted from English proficiency requirement. The candidates fulfilling the criteria outlined above are invited to interwiev. The assessment for admission to masters programs is based on : 50% of ALES, 15% of academic success in the undergraduate programme (cumulative grade point average (CGPA) ) 10 % of academic success in the master's programme and 25% of interview grade. The required minimum interview grade is 60 out of 100. The candidates having an assessed score of 65 at least are accepted into the Doctorate programme. The results of the evaluation are announced by the Directorate of Graduate School.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. A student who is currently enrolled in a Doctorate Degree programme in the same discipline at another institution and has successfully completed at least one semester, upon submitting all required documents before the deadline, may transfer to the Doctorate Programme at EGE University upon the recommendation of the department administration and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The decision taken will also include eligibility for exemption from some course requirements of the graduate program. Students who transfer from another university must be successful in the EGE University English Proficiency Exam or in an equivalent English examination. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University is not an exception to this.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The doctorate programme consists of a minimum of seven courses, with a minimum of 21 national credits, a qualifying examination, a dissertation proposal, and a dissertation. The period allotted for the completion of the Doctorate programmes is normally eight semesters (four years). However, while it is possible to graduate in a shorter time, it is also possible to have an extension subject to the approval of the graduate school. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. The total ECTS credits of the programme is 240 ECTS. A student may take undergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Doctorate course load and credits. The PhD students are required to take the Doctoral Qualifying Examination, after having successfully completed taught courses. The examination consists of written and oral parts. The Doctoral Qualifying Committee determines by absolute majority whether a candidate has passed or failed the examination. Students who fail the Qualifying Examination may retake the examination the following semester. Students failing the Examination a second time are dismissed from the program. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A dissertation supervisor who must hold the minimum rank of assistant professor is appointed for each PhD student. When the nature of the dissertation topic requires more than one supervisor, a joint-supervisor may be appointed. A joint-supervisor must hold a doctoral degree. Periodic monitoring of research work by a thesis monitoring committee is required to be awarded the Doctoral degree. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 5 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to two may be selected from another Department or another University. The co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. Thesis defense by the candidate is open to all audience and a jury decides to grant/deny the Doctoral degree. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to six months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Profile of The Programme
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
MA and PhD programs at our university in graduating students start their academic life.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who succesfully completed doctorate degree may apply to both in the same or related disciplines in higher education institutions at home or abroad to get a position in academic staff or to governmental R&D centres to get expert position.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Annual two-sömerstır given training program, each sömestırda made ​​a mid-term and a final exam, students are given various tasks and measuring success and değerledirmeleri made ​​in this direction.
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
Ege University Faculty of Letters, History Department Bornova / Izmir (Program Coordinator: Assoc. Dr. Hasan MERT)
Facilities

Key Learning Outcomes
1To have the basic and general information about field / discipline .
2Discipline / discipline as part of the professional educational institutions teach.
3History arguments to understand the problems and to develop the modern Turkish history.
4Relationships with various communities of Turkish history and the decisive phase of the political, administrative and social events to analyze.
5Arabic, Persian, Greek and Latin texts written for the period read, analyze and use, and academic studies.
6To use the information learned in research / practice.
7To be able to analyze
8To be eble to synthesis.
9Disciplinary team work and ability to negotiate issues.
10To offer criticism in a constructive way and to use initiative.
11Behavior to obtain life-long learning.
12To be able to researching historical issue and solving problem.
13To have the understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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KNOWLEDGE1
2
SKILLS1
2
3
4
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2
3

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 T-OÇT-SDG1 Elective - - - 15
2 9201338012004 Arab Sources of Medieval Age History Compulsory 3 0 0 8
3 9201338132005 History of Turk-Islam Civilization I Compulsory 3 0 0 7
Total 6 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 ORTAÇAĞ-LSDG-2 Elective - - - 15
2 9201338022004 Arab Sources of Medieval Age History II Compulsory 3 0 0 8
3 9201338142005 History of Turk-Islam Civilization II Compulsory 3 0 0 7
Total 6 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 TAR-ORTA-DR-SDG1 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 15
2 9201336011982 Islamıc Culture And Cıvılısatıon Accordıng To Medıeval Arab Hıstorıans I Compulsory 3 0 0 8
3 9201336031982 Mamlûk-Ilkhanıd Relatıons Compulsory 3 0 0 7
Total 6 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 TAR-ORTA-DR-SDG2 ELECTIVE COURSES 2 Elective - - - 15
2 9201336001982 Islamıc Culture And Cıvılısatıon Accordıng To Medıeval Arab Hıstorıans II Compulsory 3 0 0 8
3 9201336021982 Mamlûk-Tımurıds Relatıons Compulsory 3 0 0 7
Total 6 0 0 30
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201335272005 Latin Sources Of The Turkish History Of Middle Ages Elective 3 0 0 5
2 9201335432012 Ortaçağ Tarih Araştırmalarında Usul ve Uslup Elective 3 0 0 5
3 9201335452012 Ortaçağ Türk Devletlerinde Din-Devlet İlişkisi I Elective 3 0 0 5
4 9201338072004 Persian Sources of the Medieval History Elective 3 0 0 5
5 9201338122004 Persian Historical Texts Elective 3 0 0 5
6 9201338192007 Byzantine Sources of The Turkish History of Middle Ages Elective 3 0 0 5
7 9201338212009 Greek Grammar - I Elective 3 0 0 5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201335382007 Seljukid-Byzantine Relations Elective 3 0 0 5
2 9201335422012 Ortaçağ Türk Devletlerinde Din-Devlet İlişkisi II Elective 3 0 0 5
3 9201335442012 Karşılaştırmalı Ortaçağ Tarih Yazımı Elective 3 0 0 5
4 9201338082004 Persian Sources of the Medieval History II Elective 3 0 0 5
5 9201338122014 Farsça Tarih Metinleri II Elective 0 0 0 5
6 9201338182007 Administrative and Social Instıtutıons of the Great and the Anatolian Seljuk States Elective 3 0 0 5
7 9201338222009 Greek Grammar II Elective 3 0 0 5
ELECTIVE COURSES 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201336071982 Issues Of The Medıeval Turkısh Hıstory I Elective 3 0 0 5
2 9201336132004 Near East Turkish History on Middle Ages Elective 3 0 0 5
3 9201336172007 Turkish-Armenian Relations I Elective 3 0 0 5
4 9201336192007 History of the Crusades Elective 3 0 0 5
5 9201336212012 Timurlularda Kültür ve Medeniyet I Elective 3 0 0 5
ELECTIVE COURSES 2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201336041982 Osmanlı Öncesi Anadoluda İlim ve Fikir Hayatı Elective 3 0 0 5
2 9201336061982 Issues Of The Medıeval Turkısh Hıstory II Elective 3 0 0 5
3 9201336122004 State Organizations of The Mamlük Elective 3 0 0 5
4 9201336182007 Turkish-Armenian Relations II Elective 3 0 0 5
5 9201336202012 Timurlularda Kültür ve Medeniyet II Elective 3 0 0 5
6 EBB6832017 Planning and Assesment in Education Elective 3 2 0 6
7 EBB6852017 Development and Learning Elective 3 0 0 4
 
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