Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
2103003032005MYTHOLOGY-II(GREEK-ROMAN)Compulsory355
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to examine the mythological narrations of ancient Rome and Hellenistic culture
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. İsmail Gezgin
Learning Outcomes
1To comprehend the religious belief systems in ancient Greek and examine the religious process
2To comprehend the effects of mythology to the social life in ancient Greek culture by giving examples
3Understanding the dynamics of relations between Gods, Goddesses and people
4To comprehend how mythology shaped the cultural life in ancient Rome
5The analysis of mutual relations between religion, mythology and archaeology
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The major gods, heroes and sources of ancient Greek and Rome constitute the content of the course
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Course introduction and explanation of the methodInstructor’s presentation
2Mythology and religion of ancient GreekInstructor’s presentation
3Pantheon of ancient Greek and Rome Instructor’s presentation
4Creation mythsInstructor’s presentation
5ZeusInstructor’s presentation
6PoseidonInstructor’s presentation
7HadesInstructor’s presentation
8ApollonInstructor’s presentation
9DionysosInstructor’s presentation
10DemeterInstructor’s presentation
11AphroditeInstructor’s presentation
12AthenaInstructor’s presentation
13HeraInstructor’s presentation
14Mythological heroesInstructor’s presentation
15Homeros and Trojan WarInstructor’s presentation
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
P.Grimal, Mitoloji Sözlüğü, Sosyal Yayınları R.Graves, Yunan Mitleri, Say Yayıncılık İ. Gezgin sanatın Mitolojisi, Sel yayıncılık.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
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 Examination122
Brain Storming16348
Self Study10330
Individual Study for Mid term Examination248
Individual Study for Final Examination3412
Reading8648
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO2   5          
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LO5   4          
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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