Information Package / Course Catalogue
History of Civilization I
Course Code: KAY103
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is to give to students a historical and systematic view, attitude, the analyzing knowledge about civilization history and its outcomes toward our current world. In this framework, civilization and fact to civilize will be examined to our time from the past in the historical perspective.

Course Content

In the course, it will be taken to hand the impulsing powers of civilization and qualities of changes in the framework of production, consumption, technology, war, state, religion, ideologies. The agriculture, industry and information revolutions will be evaluated with social-political outcomes and influences related with population and settlement and income redistribution. Contiuances and changes behind our current world will be displayed.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Eren Alper YILMAZ
Learning Outcomes
1.Explains the civilization changes, processes and form.
2.Comprehends continuity and change from antiquity to the present day in human behaviour and, the distances taken in the process of human civilization.
3.Grasps cultural, political, economic, technological and military practices within the historical context and the interaction process.
4.Explains the civilization changes, processes and form
5.Comprehends continuity and change from antiquity to the present day in human behaviour and, the distances taken in the process of human civilization.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Neil FAULKNER, Marksist Dünya Tarihi, Yordam Kitap, İstanbul, 2014.
2.Alaeddin ŞENEL, İlkel Toplumdan Uygar Topluma, Bilim ve Sanat Yayınları, Ankara, 2001
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Hunters and Farmers, The First Class Societies
Week 2 - Theoretical
Ancient Empires
Week 3 - Theoretical
The End of Antiquity
Week 4 - Theoretical
The Medieval World
Week 5 - Theoretical
European Feudalism
Week 6 - Theoretical
The First Wave of Bourgeois Revolutions
Week 7 - Theoretical
The Second Wave of Bourgeois Revolutions
Week 8 - Theoretical
The Rise of Industrial Capitalism
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterms
Week 10 - Intermediate Exam
Midterms
Week 11 - Theoretical
Imperialism and War
Week 12 - Theoretical
The Revolutionary Wave
Week 13 - Theoretical
The Great Depression and the Rise of Fascism
Week 14 - Theoretical
The World War and the Cold War
Week 15 - Theoretical
The New World Disorder
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%70
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory130339
Individual Work130226
Midterm Examination127128
Final Examination131132
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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