Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Opening Turkish Grand National Assembly (TGNA) and its features Topic of this course must be read from course materials
2 First activities of the TGNA and first codes Topic of this course must be read from course materials
3 Reactions to TGNA, internal rebellions, opposite groups, the press in the National Struggle Topic of this course must be read from course materials
4 National Struggle Fronts (south and southeast) Topic of this course must be read from course materials
5 National Struggle Fronts (east) and the Armenian Question Topic of this course must be read from course materials
6 National Struggle Fronts (west), first occupations and national army Topic of this course must be read from course materials
7 Establishment of regular army and financial sources of the National Struggle Topic of this course must be read from course materials
8 Treaty of Sevres and its impact on Turkish Nation Topic of this course must be read from course materials
9 Midterm Examination
10 Fronts in the National Struggle, Inonu I-II, Sakarya and Great Attack Topic of this course must be read from course materials
11 Political aspect of National Struggle, Mudanya Armistice, Lozan Peace Conference, Foreign policy in the Ataturk period Topic of this course must be read from course materials
12 Revolutions in the political, educational, cultural, jurisprudence and social fields Topic of this course must be read from course materials
13 Republicanism, Nationalism, Populism Topic of this course must be read from course materials
14 Secularism, Etatism, revolutionism Topic of this course must be read from course materials

Sources
Textbook Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılap Tarihi, Komisyon, Okutman Yayıncılık
Additional Resources Kemal Atatürk, Nutuk I, II, III, İstanbul, 1967.Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılap Tarihi I, II, III, Yüksek Öğretim Kurulu Başkanlığı Yayınları, Ankara, 1990. Mehmet Alpargu-İsmail Özçelik-Nuri Yavuz, Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılap Tarihi, Ankara, 2003. “Atatürk” maddesi, İslam Ansiklopedisi, Millî Eğitim Bakanlığı, Ankara, 1990. Atatürk İnkılabı, Kültür Bakanlığı, Ankara, 1990. Atatürkçülük, I, II, III, Genelkurmay Başkanlığı, Ankara, 1983. Ergün Aybars, Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Tarihi I, İzmir, 1987. Afet İnan, Türkiye Cumhuriyeti ve Türk Devrimi, Ankara, 1998.