COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Principles of Atatürk and History of Revolution I
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HIST 201
Fall
2
0
2
1
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The course provides a general approach for analysis of the foundation of the Republic of Turkey under the leadership of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Emphasizing military, political, sociocultural and economic developments. The course seeks to compare the sectoral reforms of the Ottoman State during the period of the decline of the Empire with the farreaching, radical and revolutionary attempts made by Atatürk which paved the way for the establishment of modern and civilized institutions in Turkey in the second and third decades of the twentieth century. The course also attempts to study the internal and external factors affected the foreign policy as well as the process of Secularization and Democratization of Turkey in the Republican era . With special reference to the Principals of Atatürk the course will examine the philosophy of the foundation and existence of the republican regime as well as the democratic developments in secular Turkey during the twentieth century and in the era of extending globalization.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • describe the main actors and facts of the history,
  • analyze the different roles of these actors and facts
  • interpret the concepts such as independence, liberty/freedom and national sovereignty
  • evaluate the process of the foundation of modern Turkey with her democratic, seculare and social institutions as well as the state of justice
  • analyze/evaluate the extending globalization that started in the end of the 20. century
  • compare and describe the outcomes of the ‘new age’
Course Content This course provides a general information of the events from the end of the 19. century until the end of the Turkish War of Independence and the signing of the Treaty of Lausanne in 1923.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
X
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 A General Introduction, Basic Conceptions
2 The Ottoman Reforms in the History of Turkish Modernization and the World in 18th & 19th Centuries
3 The Eastern Question, The Rebellion in Morea and the Greek Problem
4 Political Opposition in the Ottoman State, The First Constitutional Era
5 The Second Constitutional Era and the Intellectual Atmosphere
6 The war of Tripoli and the Balkan Wars and their consequences
7 The Armenian Question
8 World War I
9 The Ottoman State enters the WW I, the Fronts, the Battles of Çanakkale and the rise of Mustafa Kemal Pasha’s Zenith
10 Secret Aggreements for the Partition of the Territories of the Ottoman State, the End of WW I, the Armistice of Mondros/Moudros
11 The Invasion of Anatolia and the political clmate in Turkey, Foundation of several societies
12 The Reactions against the Invasions and the Ottoman Government, Mustafa Kemal comes back to Istanbul and his first strategic evaluations – Greeks invade the city of İzmir
13 Mustafa Kemal lands in Samsun, His first activities, the Proclamation of Amasya, the Congresses
14 The adoption of the National Pact, the opening of the TGNA/Turkish Great National Assembly, Political and Military Developments, radical fundamentalist rebellions in Anatolia, the organization of a National&Regular Army, the Election of Mustafa Kemal Pasha for the Commander in Chief, Orders for National Aid
15 The Treaty of Sevres, The Foreign Policy of TGNA The Front in Eastern Anatolia, the Battles of İnönü, Kütahya and Eskişehir
16 The Battle of Sakarya and its consequences, Great Offensive and its Results, the Armistice of Mudanya, the Peace Conference of Lausanne and the signing of the Peace Treaty.
Course Textbooks Atatürk ve Türk İnkılap Tarihi Siyasal Kitap Evi Hacettepe Üniversitesi Öğretim Üyeleri. Editör: Prof. Dr. Fatma Acun
References Kemal ATATÜRK“The Great Speech”; Halide Edip ADIVAR“Türkün Ateşle İmtihanı”; Turgut ÖZAKMAN “Türk Mucizesi – Cumhuriyet” .

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
15
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
35
Final / Oral Exam
1
50
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
50
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
3
Final / Oral Exam
1
5
    Total
40

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 To be able to assess psychological concepts and perspectives, interpret and evaluate data using scientific methods X
2 To be able to develop a curiosity and interest towards the mind and its phenomena, to possess a sense of critical and scientific reflexion and ability to analyze new information. X
3 Ability to make use of theoretical and applied knowledge in local and global levels. X
4 To have a basic knowledge of other disciplines that can contribute to psychology and to be able to make use of this knowledge X
5 To possess and value societal, scientific and ethical principles in collecting, interpreting and publishing psychological data X
6 To have knowledge of how psychology is positioned as a scientific discipline from a historical perspective, and to know with what methods it views behavioural and mental processes X
7 To be able to distinguish between the emphases of fundamental theories and perspectives of psychology (behavioural, biological, cognitive, evolutionary, social, developmental, humanistic, psychodynamic and sociocultural) and compare and express their differences and similarities, contributions and limitations X
8 The competence to share psychological knowledge based and qualitative and quantitative data with experts and lay people, using effective communication skills X
9 To have the awareness of interpersonal and societal problems and phenomena and adopt this awareness in psychological problems and researches. X
10 Competence to make use of applied and theoretical psychological knowledge to make contributions to industrial development and provide solutions to problems X
11 To possess essential knowledge of techniques and instrumentation for psychological measurement and evaluation X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest

 

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