Course Title Course Code Program Level
Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılap Tarihi II TAR102 Justice Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
14*2 28 0 2

Teaching Staff Dr.Öğr.Üyesi Aslıhan KILINÇ
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives This course aims to deliver an understanding of the Republic and history by evaluating the Turkish Revolution in the Ataturk Period and beyond with its political, cultural and economical aspects.
Course Content History of Turkish Revolution and Ataturk’s Principles-II, reviews the establishment of the Turkish Republic, the Principles of Ataturk, the Turkish Revolution and the political developments after the Ataturk period.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The student, successfully attending this course will; 1. Gain information on the proclamation of the Republic and the political developments in its first years. 2. Learn the difference between the Sultanate and the Caliphate and will evaluate their abolishment. 3. Learn about the multi party explorations. 4. Evaluate the reasons and outcomes of incidents directed against the Republic; such as the Menemen and Sheikh Said Rebellions. 5. From the Ottoman Empire to the Republic; comparatively learn about the Turkish Modernization. 6. Comprehend the reasons and outcomes of the Legal Revolution. 7. Learn about the economical developments in the Ataturk Period. 8. Learn about the revolutions in the fields of education and culture and their impacts. 9. Evaluate the Foreign Policy principles in the Ataturk Period. 10. Learn about Ataturk's integral and fundamental principles. 11. Evaluate political, economical and social developments after the Ataturk Period. 12. Learn about reasons and outcomes of World War II.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Abolishment of the Caliphate and the Proclamation of the Republic
2. Week Reactions to the Proclamation of the Republic and the abolishment of the Caliphate
3. Week Progressive Republican Party, Sheikh Said Rebellion and assassination attempt on Atatürk
4. Week Free Republican Party, Menemen Rebellion and disagreement between Atatürk and İnönü
5. Week A general view on Revolutions and their aims and the Legal Revolution
6. Week Educational and Cultural Revolutions
7. Week Economical Revolutions and its outcomes, Social Revolutions (clothing, hat law, abolishment of tekke and zawiyah, Surname Act, etc.),Foreign Policy Principles, Population exchange between Greece and Turkey and the Mosul Question
9. Week Foreign Policy Principles, Population exchange between Greece and Turkey and the Mosul Question
10. Week The Balkan and Sa'dabat Pacts, Turkey's admission to the League of Nations, Montreux Convention, the Hatay Question
11. Week Kemalism and the Principles of Atatürk
12. Week The İsmet İnönü Period and World War II
13. Week The Democratic Party and the Cyprus Peace Operation
14. Week Economical and Political developments from the 1960’s till today
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)