COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Transition from Ottoman Empire to Turkish Republic POLS   301 5 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Res.Asst. Ayşe Duygu TANRIVERDİ
Instructors
Arş.Gör.AYŞE DUYGU TANRIVERDİ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
This course aims to analyse the events that are caused by important political and social changes. At the same time it aims to examine phases from empiral order to nation- state.
Content
Political Structure of the Ottoman Empire in the 18th and 19th Century, Multinational Social Structure of the Ottoman Empire, Migration Movements of the 19th and 20th Century, Relations Between Ethnic Groups, Armenian Community, Greek Community, Political Structure Before First World War, First World War and Results, Anatolia and the War Between the years 1920-22, Organization and Structure of the Turkish Parliament, The Treaty of Lausanne, The Exchange of Population, Nation State Building, Turkish Republic and Economic Restructuring.

Learning Outcomes
1) To have a critical point of view to important developments in the period of nation- state building.
2) Correctly analyses todays political developments.
3) Obtains information about main policies during the first decade of the Republic.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Has the conceptual and theoretical competence to explain the phenomena in the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations.
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2
Identifies the international and national issues by methodologies used in the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations; chooses the appropriate analysis techniques across the issues and applies the appropriate empirical studies.
X
3
Becomes skilful at following and interpreting different social areas in international and national levels and also applies the problem-solving oriented practices.
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Collects, reviews and analyzes the data obtained which necessary for modelling applications in the Social Science.
X
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Individually and/or in a team, takes responsibility, leadership, and works effectively.
X
6
In recognition of the need for lifelong learning, follows the latest developments in the field and improves himself/herself.
X
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Uses Turkish, and at least one more foreign language, in accordance with the requirements of academic and work life.
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8
Understands and interprets the feelings, thoughts and behaviors of related persons correctly; and expresses himself/herself in written and oral forms accurately.
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Improves his/herself constantly by defining educational requirements considering interests and talents in scientific, cultural, art and social fields besides career development.
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10
Questions traditional approaches, practices and methods; and develops and applies new study methods if necessary.
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Recognizes and implements social, scientific and professional ethical values.
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Develops skills of defining and analyzing the international, regional and national oriented issues, producing appropriate conflict-resolution techniques and negotiation skills.
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Develops critical thinking skills.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Political Structure of the Ottoman Empire in the 18th and 19th Century Reading assignment Lecture
2 Multinational Social Structure of the Ottoman Empire Reading assignment, homework Lecture
Discussion
3 Migration Movements of the 19th and 20th Century Reading assignment Lecture
Discussion
4 Relations Between Ethnic Groups Reading assignment Lecture
Discussion
5 Armenian Community Reading assignment Lecture
Discussion
6 Greek Community Reading assignment Lecture
Discussion
7 Political Structure Before First World War Reading assignment, homewor Lecture
Discussion
8 Mid term exam Studying for exam
9 First World War and Results Reading assignment, homework Lecture
Discussion
10 Anatolia and the War Between the years 1920-22 Reading assignment, homework Lecture
Discussion
11 Organization and Structure of the Turkish Parliament Reading assignment Lecture
Discussion
12 The Treaty of Lausanne Reading assignment Lecture
Discussion
13 The Exchange of Population Reading assignment, preparing presentation Lecture
Discussion
14 Nation State Building Reading assignment, preparing presentation Lecture
Discussion
15 Turkish Republic and Economic Restructuring Reading assignment, preparing presentation Lecture
Discussion
16-17 Final exam Studying for exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources