Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
BEÖ363HISTORY OF SPORTS AND OLIMPISMCompulsory472
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Distribution of the concept of game since the existence of mankind , and factors affecting the occurance of games in different societies.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Lecturer Mehmet Yakup ACAR
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding the socialization process after settled population phase
2Knowing which games are played in first civilizations.
3Perceptualize the transformation of games into sports
4Knowing the proces of sport in Historical Ages
5Knowing the development of Modern Olympic Games
6Knowing the places of Ancient sport facilities in Turkey
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Transformation of movements of mankind into games and perspectives of societies and countries.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Institutionaliziation of physical education and sport concepts
2First civilizations, Ancient Turks, Persians, Chinese And Indians
3Sumerians, Assyrians, Babylons, Hittites, and Ancient Egyptians
4Sports in Crete
5Sport concept , sport facilites and education in Ancient Greek
6Sport types, applications, and transformation of sport concept in Ancient Greek
7Ancient Olympics
8Mid-term examinations
9Sport concept , sport facilites, education and gladiators in Ancient Rome
10Cancellation of Ancient Olympics
11Sport facilites of Western Anatolia
12Sport in Mediaval Ages
13Sport in other Historical Ages
14Sport in Republic of Turkey
15Foundation of modern Olympics, Concept of Olympism, and future of Olympic
Recommended or Required Reading
Alpman, C. Eğitimin bütünlüğü içinde beden eğitimi ve çağlar boyunca gelişimi, İstanbul. 1972. Akurgal, E. Anadolu uygarlıkları,İstanbul,1998. Greyse,B.De.Les jeux de Zeus,Bruxelles,1982. Saltık, S. Antik stadyumlar,İstanbul,1995. Kahraman,A.Osmanlı devletinde spor,Ankara,1995 Alexiou,S. Minos uygarlığı,İstanbul,1991. Keten,M. Türkiye’de spor,Ankara 1993. Swaddling, J, Antik olimpiyat oyunları,İstanbul 2000
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 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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study515
Individual Study for Mid term Examination616
Individual Study for Final Examination14114
Reading515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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