Information Package / Course Catalogue
Introduction to Turkısh Folk Literature
Course Code: GTM502
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

Turkish Folk Literature is put in the context of creation and products obtained and transferred to students.

Course Content

To reveal the formation process of the Turkish Folk Literature.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Comprehends how Turkish Folk Literature has been formed throughout history.
2.The aim of this course is to classify the people who are sources of Turkish Folk Literature and the products they produce, and to provide their education.
3.Comprehends how Turkish Folk Literature has been formed throughout history.
4.Makes the classification of the products of known or unknown people who are the source of Turkish folk literature and understand what they mean.
5.64/5000 Learns the historical process of Turkish Folk Literature researches.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.OĞUZ, M. Öcal, EKİCİ, Metin, EEA, Mehmet, DÜZGÜN Dilaver, AKARPINAR, R. Bahar, ARSLAN, Mustafa, YILMAZ, Aktan Müge, EKER, Gülin Öğüt and ÖZKAN Tuba. (2011). “Turkish Folk Literature Handbook, Graphic Publisher.
2.ÇOBANOĞLU, Özkul(2012). “ Halkbilimi Kuramları ve Araştırma Yöntemleri Tarihine Giriş, Akçağ Yayınları.
3.OĞUZ, M. Öcal and Gürcan, Selcan. (2010-2012). “Approaches and Theories in Folklore 1-2-3”, Traditional Publishing.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
HISTORY OF RESEARCH A) History of Folk Literature Studies in Turkey
Week 2 - Theoretical
B) History of Folk Literature Studies in Turkey
Week 3 - Theoretical
B) Written Resources
Week 4 - Theoretical
ANONYMOUS FOLK LITERATURE A) Myth
Week 5 - Theoretical
B) Legend
Week 6 - Theoretical
C) Fairy Tale
Week 7 - Theoretical
D) Epic
Week 8 - Theoretical
MİDTERM
Week 9 - Theoretical
F)Humor
Week 10 - Theoretical
G) Proverb
Week 11 - Theoretical
H) Idiom
Week 12 - Theoretical
Folk story
Week 13 - Theoretical
ı)Prayers and İnprayers
Week 14 - Theoretical
Folk Theater
Week 15 - Theoretical
Meddahlık
Week 16 - Theoretical
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory146198
Midterm Examination15510
Final Examination117017
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-2
OÇ-3
OÇ-4
OÇ-5
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