Information Package / Course Catalogue
Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
Course Code: AI103
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

It is aimed in this course to educate students in accordance with Ataturk's principles and revolutions; to express the people especially including Ataturk who played a role in the formation of the Republic of Turkey and their targets; and to explain the Turkish War of Independence and the basic philosophy of the Republic of Turkey; so then to gain people into the community who respect for human rights and social values.

Course Content

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Aysun SARIBEY HAYKIRAN
Lec. Adil Adnan ÖZTÜRK
Lec. Ayten CAN
Lec. Musa GÜMÜŞ
Lec. Uğur TATLISUMAK
Ins. Coşkun TÜRKAN
Ins. Derya GENÇ ACAR
Ins. Dilek AKALIN
Ins. Fatma TOMBAK
Ins. Gülten SAVRAN
Ins. Merve Tuba ERDEN
Ins. Mesude ÖZDİLLİ
Ins. Seda SARIKAYA SARİDEMİR
Learning Outcomes
1.Understanding the Concept of History of Revolution
2.A Correct Understanding of the Turkish Revolution
3.Providing Information on Current Issues in the Light of the Accumulation of Assessment
4.To understanding of Turkısh modernization dimensions
5.Acquiring the Ability to Make the Synthesis of National and Universal Values
6. Understand the philosophy of the Republic of Turkey
Recommended or Required Reading
1.1. Ergün Aybars Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Tarihi
2.2. Şerafettin Turan, Türk Devrim Tarihi, Cilt I, II, III ve IV
3.3. Mevlüt Çelebi, Türk İnkılâp Tarihi, Cilt I - II
4.5. Bernard Lewıs, Modern Türkiye’nin Doğuşu
5.7. E. Jan Zürcher, Modernleşen Türkiye’nin Tarihi
6.6. Niyazi Berkes, Türkiye’de Çağdaşlaşma
7.Kemal Arı, Türk Devrim Tarihi
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Preparation Work
The Aim of Teaching the Course of Ataturk's Principles
Week 2 - Preparation Work
Explaining the Basic Concepts of  the Course, and the Philosophy of the Turkish Revolution
Week 3 - Preparation Work
The French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution
Week 4 - Preparation Work
Osmanlı Devletinin Dağılma Süreci
Week 5 - Preparation Work
Currents of Thoughts in the Last Period of Ottoman Empire
Week 6 - Preparation Work
Causes and Consequences of World War I; Armistice of Mondros
Week 7 - Preparation Work
The occupations of Anatolia and the Growth of Turkey
Week 8 - Preparation Work
Showing Reactions Against Invasions, and National Forces
Week 9 - Preparation Work
Congresses, the National Pact and the Invasion of Istanbul
Week 10 - Preparation Work
Opening of Parliament and Uprisings; Property, Resources and the Fronts of the National War of Independence
Week 11 - Preparation Work
Battle of Sakarya; The Great Raid; Internal and External Developments
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Lausanne Conference and Abolishment of Sultanate
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Proclamation of the Republic
Week 14 - Preparation Work
Proclamation of the Republic
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Final Examination1%100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Individual Work142028
Final Examination114216
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)44
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