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TURKISH NOVEL IN REPUBLICAN ERA PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
TDE426 TURKISH NOVEL IN REPUBLICAN ERA 5 3 3 5

GENERAL INFORMATION

Language of Instruction : Turkish
Level of the Course Unit : BACHELOR'S DEGREE, TYY: + 6.Level, EQF-LLL: 6.Level, QF-EHEA: First Cycle
Type of the Course : Elective
Mode of Delivery of the Course Unit Face to face
Coordinator of the Course Unit Prof.Dr. SACİDE VURAL
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS

Objectives of the Course Unit: Objective of the course is to help students understand the historical, social, cultural and political parameters affected the formation period of the Turkish novel in the Republican period, works within the scope of postmodern novel theory and the pioneers of the postmodern novel, Novels of March 12 and September 12, Feminist discourse and female authors, concept of historical novel, Turkish literature after 1950, individual tendencies in Turkish novel after 1950.
Contents of the Course Unit: Contents of the course include the historical, social, cultural and political parameters affected the formation period of the Turkish novel in the Republican period, works within the scope of postmodern novel theory and the pioneers of the postmodern novel, Novels of March 12 and September 12, Feminist discourse and female authors, concept of historical novel, Turkish literature after 1950, individual tendencies in Turkish novel after 1950.

KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT (On successful completion of this course unit, students/learners will or will be able to)

Recognize the historical, social, cultural and political parameters affected the formation period of the Turkish novel in the Republican period.
Give examples about the works written within the scope of postmodern novel theory and pioneers of postmodern novel.
List the novels during March 12- September 12.
Evaluate feminist discourse and female authors.
Explain the concept of historical novel and the historical novel in Turkish literature after 1950.

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 - Historical, social, cultural and political parameters affected the formation of Turkish novel in the Republican period Narration, question-response,discussion method
2 Literature review, Reading Resources Historical, social, cultural and political parameters affected the formation of Turkish novel in the Republican period Narration, question-response,discussion method
3 Literature review, Reading Resources Historical, social, cultural and political parameters affected the formation of Turkish novel in the Republican period Narration, question-response,discussion method
4 Literature review, Reading Resources Works written within the scope of postmodern novel theory and pioneers of postmodern novel Narration, question-response,discussion method
5 Literature review, Reading Resources Works written within the scope of postmodern novel theory and pioneers of postmodern novel Narration, question-response,discussion method
6 Literature review, Reading Resources Novels during March 12- September 12 Narration, question-response,discussion method
7 Literature review, Reading Resources Novels during March 12- September 12 Narration, question-response,discussion method
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 Literature review, Reading Resources Novels during March 12- September 12 Narration, question-response,discussion method
10 Literature review, Reading Resources Feminist discourse and female authors Narration, question-response,discussion method
11 Literature review, Reading Resources Feminist discourse and female authors Narration, question-response,discussion method
12 Literature review, Reading Resources Feminist discourse and female authors Narration, question-response,discussion method
13 Literature review, Reading Resources Concept of historical novel and the historical novel in Turkish literature after 1950 Narration, question-response,discussion method
14 Literature review, Reading Resources Individual tendencies in Turkish novel after 1950 Narration, question-response,discussion method
15 Literature review, Reading Resources Individual tendencies in Turkish novel after 1950 Narration, question-response,discussion method
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

Naci, F. (2017), Yüzyılın 100 Türk Romanı, İstanbul: Türkiye İş Bankası Yay.
Parla, J. (2015), Don Kişot’tan Bugüne Roman, İstanbul: İletişim Yay.
Moran, B. (2016), Edebiyat Kuramları ve Eleştiri, 3 cilt, İstanbul: İletişim Yay.
McKee, A. (2003), Textual Analysis: A Beginner’s Guide, Sage Publications.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment & Grading of In-Term Activities Number of Activities Degree of Contribution (%) Description
Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5

CONTRIBUTION OF THE COURSE UNIT TO THE PROGRAMME LEARNING OUTCOMES

KNOWLEDGE

Theoretical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Define the basic concepts of economics, administrative and human sciences.
2
Summarize the basic communication theories with information about the field of Radio Television and Cinema.
3
Communicate and explain the current information about communication with communication theories.

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Relate the knowledge and facts in the field of communication with other areas of social sciences such as law, philosophy, economics, politics, and sociology.
2
Explain the structure and operation of the radio, television and cinema industries and use this information in their professional life.

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Using the data sources published in his / her field effectively, he /she conduct research and use the results in his / her studies.
2
Analyze the international media structures and choose the media structure that is appropriate for his/her community.

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Analyze and evaluate social events at national and international level through media practices.

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Apply his / her knowledge about media management and organization in his / her professional life.
2
Propose individual or team solutions for any problems in professional applications and production.

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Follow the developments in the field of communication, the studies related to the field and the mass media tools, and critically discuss the acquired knowledge.
2
Critically interpret the economic, political and sociological dimensions of the media.
3
Recognize universal norms of law and evaluate existing structures in the field of communication in the context of communication law and communication ethics and apply these gains throughout life.

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Conduct literature research in a foreign language related to his/her field.
2
Prepare presentations for the film festival in Turkey and abroad, media organizations and communication symposia by using the communication skills.

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Defend scientific, social and ethical values in his / her field studies.
2
Create film history, script, fiction, audio and video techniques knowledge and designs short or feature film stages.

WORKLOAD & ECTS CREDITS OF THE COURSE UNIT

Workload for Learning & Teaching Activities

Type of the Learning Activites Learning Activities (# of week) Duration (hours, h) Workload (h)
Lecture & In-Class Activities 14 3 42
Preliminary & Further Study 13 5 65
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Reading 0 0 0
Assignment (Homework) 0 0 0
Project Work 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Internship 0 0 0
Technical Visit 0 0 0
Web Based Learning 0 0 0
Implementation/Application/Practice 0 0 0
Practice at a workplace 0 0 0
Occupational Activity 0 0 0
Social Activity 0 0 0
Thesis Work 0 0 0
Field Study 0 0 0
Report Writing 0 0 0
Final Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Final Exam 1 10 10
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 1 10 10
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 31 0 129
Total Workload of the Course Unit 129
Workload (h) / 25.5 5,1
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 5,0