Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9201396042014TURKEY AND THE GREAT POWERS IN THE 20TH CENTURY - IIElective246
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to identify the Turkey’s place in the World politics shaped by the Great Powers in the last three quarters of the twentieth-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)
3Türkiye’nin 20. Yüzyıl’ın ilk çeyreğinden sonuna kadar Büyük Güçlerin şekillendirdiği dünya siyasetindeki yerini kavrayabilme ve yorumlayabilme. (PÇ:1,2,4,10,12)
4To be able to learn to basic research problems in the field. (PO: 1, 3, 7 10)
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 last three quarters of the twentieth-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 after 1923.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Course subject and sources Introduction to the course
2Turkey and Britain between 1923-1939Reading, explanation and discussion
3Turkey and Germany between 1923-1939Reading, explanation and discussion
4Turkey and Italy between 1923-1939Reading, explanation and discussion
5Turkey and Soviet Russia between 1923-1939Reading, explanation and discussion
6Turkey and United States between 1923-1939Reading, explanation and discussion
7Midterm exam.
8Turkey and the Great Powers during World War II Reading, explanation and discussion
9Turkey and the Great Powers during World War IIReading, explanation and discussion
10Turkey and the Great Powers during the Cold WarReading, explanation and discussion
11Turkey and the Great Powers during the Cold WarReading, explanation and discussion
12Turkey and the Great Powers during the Cold WarReading, explanation and discussion
13Turkey and the Great Powers in the post-Cold War eraReading, explanation and discussion
14Turkey and the Great Powers in the post-Cold War eraReading, 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
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination155
Final Examination155
Attending Lectures5945
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14342
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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