Information Package / Course Catalogue
EU Relations
Course Code: BFN535
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Exploring selected policy issues of European integration and focusing on the policy process.

Course Content

Yesterday, today and tomorrow of Turkey-EU relations. Turkey's accession process and background of required changes.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Ahmet Can BAKKALCI
Learning Outcomes
1.Developing a deeper understanding of Turkey-EU relations from Turkey’s point of view
2.Developing a deeper understanding of Turkey-EU relations from EU’s point of view.
3.Developing a deeper understanding of EU construction from Turkey’s point of view
4.to learn the historical development of the EU-Turkey relations
5.to understand the reform process of Turkey as a EU candidate state
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Karluk, Rıdvan. Avrupa Birliği ve Türkiye
2.http://ec.europa.eu/enlargement/candidate-countries/turkey/eu_turkey_relations_en.htm
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
History of Turkey - EU relations since the Ankara Agreement
Week 3 - Theoretical
Turkey-EU chronological evolution
Week 4 - Theoretical
Legal background of Turkey - EU relations
Week 5 - Theoretical
Institutional structure of Turkey-EU relations
Week 6 - Theoretical
Turkey-EU Custom Union
Week 7 - Theoretical
Turkey-EU Custom Union
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Turkey-EU relations: post-Helsinki phase
Week 10 - Theoretical
Turkey-EU relations: post-Helsinki phase
Week 11 - Theoretical
Turkey-EU relations: post-Helsinki phase
Week 12 - Theoretical
Screening process and accession period
Week 13 - Theoretical
EU Neighbourhood Policy and Turkey
Week 14 - Theoretical
What future for Turkey-Europe relations
Week 15 - Theoretical
What future for Turkey-Europe relations
Week 16 - Theoretical
Final
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory144398
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination114216
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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