Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9201396032014TURKEY AND THE GREAT POWERS IN THE 20TH CENTURY - IElective236
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aims of this course are to study the Turkey’s place in the World politics shaped by the Great Powers in the first quarter of the 20th century
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Nuri KARAKAŞ
Learning Outcomes
1Alana ilişkin temel araştırma problemleri hakkında bilgi sahibi olabilme (PÇ: 1, 3, 7, 10)
2Problem tespit edip çözebilecek bilgi ve donanımı kazanma (PÇ: 2, 7, 9, 12)
3To be able to learn to basic research problems in the field. (PO: 1, 3, 7 10)
4
5To be able to gain knowledge and skills to detect and solve problems. (PO: 2, 7, 9, 12)
6To be able to conceive and to interpret the Turkey’s place in the World politics shaped by the Great Powers in the first quarter of the 20th century (PO: 1, 3, 4
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Turkey’s place in the World politics shaped by the Great Powers in the first quarter of the 20th century
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The concept of Great Power Introduction to the course
2Great Powers at the beginning of the 20th centuryReading, explanation and discussion
3Turkey and the Great Britain in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
4Turkey and the Great Britain in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
5Turkey and the Great Britain in the first quarter of the 20th centuryReading, explanation and discussion
6Turkey and Russia in the first quarter of the 20th centuryReading, explanation and discussion
7Midterm exam.
8Turkey and Russia in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
9Turkey and Germany in the first quarter of the 20th centuryReading, explanation and discussion
10Turkey and Germany in the first quarter of the 20th centuryReading, explanation and discussion
11Turkey and France in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
12Turkey and Italy in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
13Turkey and Austria in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
14Turkey and the United States in the first quarter of the 20th century Reading, explanation and discussion
15General assessmentReading, explanation and discussion
16Final exam.
Recommended or Required Reading
1- Paul Kennedy, Büyük Güçlerin Yükseliş ve Çöküşleri, Ankara 1990. 2- André Ribard, İnsanlığın Tarihi, İstanbul 1983. 3- William H. McNeil, Dünya Tarihi, Ankara 2006. 4- Osmanlı İmparatorluğu’nun Sonu ve Büyük Güçler, Editör: Marian Kent, İstanbul 1999.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
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
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination155
Final Examination155
Attending Lectures14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination5945
Individual Study for Final Examination5945
Reading14342
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)184
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
LO1
LO2
LO3
LO4
LO5
LO6
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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