Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Turkish Politics I KAM401 7 3 + 0 6

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. Hüseyin ÇAVUŞOĞLU
Instructors Assist.Prof. Hüseyin ÇAVUŞOĞLU
Goals The student is informed about the Turkish political and social life.
Contents Modernization process starting with the Tanzimat period,1876 ​​Constitution, and II. Constitutional Period, the Committee of Union and Progress Party era, the War of Independence, Turkey Cumhuriye'nin the organization process, a single-party period, developments, II. World War I and Turkey, the process of transition to multi-party, the Democratic Party period (1950-1960) the political, social and economic developments are discussed in detail.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Explain the transformation of Turkish political life.
2 Important developments in Turkish political life can express.
3 Be aware of the historical background of the Turkish political life

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, question and answer, problem analysis sample
Assessment Methods written examination



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 The period of Union and Progress From related to located on reference book and help book read
2 World War I From related to located on reference book and help book read
3 War of Independence From related to located on reference book and help book read
4 Establishment of the Republic of Turkey and revolutions From related to located on reference book and help book read
5 Opposition to one-party period From related to located on reference book and help book read
6 The foreign policy of the single-party period From related to located on reference book and help book read
7 II. World War and Turkey From related to located on reference book and help book read
8 Transition to multi-party From related to located on reference book and help book read
9 The period between 1946-1950 From related to located on reference book and help book read
10 The first ruling period of the DP From related to located on reference book and help book read
11 DP from 1954-1957 From related to located on reference book and help book read
12 The period between 1957-1960 From related to located on reference book and help book read
13 DP's economy, education and culture, transport, health policies From related to located on reference book and help book read
14 DP's foreign policy From related to located on reference book and help book read



Sources
Textbook Sina Akşin (ed.),Türkiye Tarihi Cilt: 4 Çağdaş Türkiye 1908-1980, Cem Yayınevi, İstanbul, 2007.
Additional Resources Mustafa Albayrak,Türk Siyasi Tarihinde Demokrat Parti (1946-1960), Phoenix Yayınevi, Ankara, 2004.



Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 100
In-Term Total 1 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100





Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has advanced knowledge about their area. x
2 Has the ability of transferring the knowledge about their area to their workers and peers x
3 Has the ability of interpreting and analyzing data, identifying and coming up with solutions and suggestions to the problems by using the knowledge about their area in their decisions, applications and attitudes. x
4 Does research and creates studies in their area. x
5 Takes on responsibility according to the project goals, as being project coordinator or project participant. x
6 Identifies goals and targets for the organization/institution. x
7 Evaluates the knowledge and skills learned in a judgmental manner. x
8 Indicates that he has comprehended that the need for learning process is continuous. x
9 Declares the thoughts and suggestions aroused from their knowledge and skills related to their area, in oral and written form. x
10 Communicates effectively with their peers. x
11 Uses information and communication technologies with at least European Computer Advanced Operating License level according to requirements of their area. x
12 Follows the progress of their area and communicates with their peers by using at least one foreign language, at a stage of Europe Language Portfolio B1 level. x
13 Behaves respectfully to organization/institution, work and social ethic criteria. x
14 Analyses the organization/institution’s relations with stakeholders and manages it efficiently. x
15 Has the ability of encouraging innovation. x
16 Thinks judgmentally about the organization/institution x
17 Has the adequate consciousness about the universality of social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, protecting the environment, work health and safety. x



ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 5 70
Assignments 1 8 8
Mid-terms 1 22 22
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Work Load (h) 167
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.57
ECTS Credit of the Course 6