Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The purpose of this course is to examine the political and socio-economic aspects of Ottoman - Russian relations in XVIIth century. The students who will study this course will gain an objective review and evaluation skills.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr. Gör. Dr. Ömer BIYIK
Learning Outcomes
1XVII. yüzyılda Rusya'nın genel siyasi durumunu anlayabilme. PÇ: 1, 2
2Kırım Hanlığı'nın Rusya ile münasebetlerini değerlendirebilme PÇ: 6
3Osmanlı Devleti'nin Rusya'nın politikaları karşısındaki tutumunu analiz edebilme PÇ: 5, 7
4XVII. yüzyılda Osmanlı-Rus siyasi ilişkilerini kavrayabilme PÇ: 1, 7, 8
51. to be able to understand the general political situation in Russia in XVIIth century. (PÇ: 1,2)
62. to be able to evaluate the relations Crimean Khanate with Russia (PÇ: 6)
73. to be able to analyze the policy of Ottoman Empire against Russia's policy attitudes. PÇ. 5, 7)
84. to be able to understand the Ottoman-Russian political relations in XVIIth century (PÇ: 1, 7, 8)
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
To examine Russia's empowerment and issues that define the Ottoman-Russian relations in XVIIth century.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
1Objectives and contents of the courseİntorduction to the course
2Tsarist Russia in the beginning of the Romanov dynasty Lecture
3Question of Azov Castle 1637-1642Lecture
4Condition of Volga - Ural Turks and non - Russians people Lecture
5Russia's expansion in the field of Turkish countries.Lecture
6Bashkort revolts 1645-1662, 1675-1683Lecture
7Crimean-Russian Relations in XVII.centuryLecture
8Midterm exam.
9Rise of Russia as a greatest state in Eastern EuropeLecture
10"Tish" (vichod tax) Sent to the Crimean khans Lecture
11The first Russian-Turkish war: Chrin's Expedition 1677-1678Lecture
12The First Turkish-Russian peace: 1681 Treaty of Bakhchisaray Lecture
13Activities of the Russian ambassador in Istanbul in XVIIth centuriesLecture
14Russia's incorporation of The Holy Alliance and its hostility of Turkish Lecture
15General assessment and preparation to final examLecture
16Final exam.
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Akdes Nimet Kurat, Rusya Tarihi Başlangıçtan 1917'ye Kadar. 2. Akdes Nimet Kurat, Türkiye ve Rusya 3. Alan Fisher, Crimean Tatars 4. Halil İnalcık, Osmanlı - Rus ilişkileri (1492-1700)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
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
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
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