Being a suitable scientific field for an interdisciplinary study , the Turkish Language and Literature, search the development of the Turkish language and literature from past to present. Acting in the historical and contemporary texts of Turkish language, it reveals the contribution of Turkish language to the culture of common humanity. For this, all the texts from "tamga"s to phonetic alphabet are examined and then consecutive and simultaneous evaluations are done . The masterpiece classics of world literature are dealt within all approaches mainly intertextuality.
The Department of Turkish Language and Literature was founded in 1992 with our university and started undergraduate-level education in the academic year of 1993-1994. Education at M.A. level has been provided since the academic year of 2002-2003.
The aim of Turkish Language and Literature post-graduate program is to create awareness about cultural background which was manifested in semantic richness of the title of Turk within thousands of years and reveal reflection of this background on language and literature. Apprehend the fact that this activity is an oceanic feeling which requires submission and this feeling results in Turkish and those who speak Turkish being categorized as “universal” and represent this conscious.
To realize our goals in our mission keeping in our mind that we have self values which we cannot recognize in ordinary life while carrying out educational,learning and scientific activities at contemporary level.To internalize the values which create us keeping in mind that each person is equal; apprehend and explain that the superiority of our ancestors who represent these values with their belonging is an incidental case which does not have an ore but emerge with experiences gained during service to humanity and with prices paid. To take people's attention to the value of them left in a verse, in a ballad, in a proverb . To train students who will represent proving the fact that Turkish which is spoken as mother language throughout the world is the composition of all cultures belonging to world.
To provide education which is beneficial firstly to the humanity, then to our nation and lastly to our students.. To enable an individual who graduates from Turkish Language and Literature Department to apply and use the theoretical knowledge that s/he must have learned, no matter which occupation s/he will choose..To serve the society and humanity through raising students who are conscious and knowledgeable about the consecutive and simultaneous products of Turkish culture which is one of the common and profund cultures of the world and who will get the society aware about them.
Turkish Language and Literature Department is located in Faculy of Arts and Sciences. Our department have bilateral agreements FARABİ student and lecturer exhange programme. Students benefit from campus in the entire social and cultural opportunities
Turkish Language and Literature Department have 2 classrooms with computer and multimedia projector and 80 person capacity. The department also one 40 person capacity classroom.
Person Responsible for Information Package
Res. Assist. Cihan DOĞAN
Res. Assist. Ebru Özlem YILMAZ
Res. Assist. Kadriye HAYIR
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