SİBU411


Course Title Course Code Program Level
CRISIS MANAGEMENT IN FOREIGN POLICY SİBU411 Political Science and International Relations B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
07
(Fall)
42 84 126 3 5

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites Students are obliged to participate in sample scenario.
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Main scope of this course is (1) making student implement (i) international law, (ii) international policy and (iii) political history knowledge which is learned at the first three year of undergraduate program, (2) to develop the skill of making analysis about international policy,(3) to have them analytical thinking which is practical after graduation because of general and exclusive meaning of crisis/tension notion.
Course Content Crises/tensions are both inseparable part of international relations/policy and one of the most important subjects of international relations. Actors either try to prevent a crisis which harms their profit or use crisis ( create crisis) to reach their goal. Crisis management in foreign policy is a field requires following knowledge; (1)international law, (2) international policy and (3) political history.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Making students; 1- To develop analyzing skills about foreign policy topics; 2- To make them stronger upon competitors on career path such as foreign affairs, foreign trade, security and supranational governmental/private organizations, 3- To develop the skills of managing hard/instantaneous circumstances.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Fundamental Concepts: Policy, International Relations, International Policy, Foreign Policy, Diplomacy
2. Week Fundamental Concepts: National Power, Leadership, Covered Operation.
3. Week Fundamental Concepts: Asymmetrical Warfare, Geopolitics and Geostrategy.
4. Week Resolution of International Disputes With Peaceful Method: Diplomatic and Political Approaches, Legal Ways
5. Week Resolution of International Disputes With Peaceful Method: Legal Systems, Enforcement Methods Which Do Not Result in War
6. Week Crisis, Crisis Management, Crisis Management Strategies
7. Week Cuba Crisis as an Crisis Management Example: International Policy Conditions Before Crises
8. Week Cuba Crisis as an Crisis Management Example: Crises Progress and General Assessment
9. Week Assessment of First Gulf War As an Crisis Management Example
10. Week Assessment of Annan Documentation in Cyprus Problem As an Crisis Management Example
11. Week Performing of Sample Crisis Scenario whose initial conditions are given at the third week -I
12. Week Performing of Sample Crisis Scenario whose initial conditions are given at the third week -II
13. Week General view of Crisis Managament Samples in which Turkey is active and passive situation
14. Week General View & Discussion
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
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 Prof. Dr. Osman Metin Öztürk, Dış Politikada Kriz Yönetimi, Ankara, Odak Yayınları, 2004, 260 sayfa. Prof. Dr. Osman Metin Öztürk, Annan Belgeleri (I., II., III.) Üzerine Değerlendirmeler, Ankara, Odak Yayınları, 2004, 141 sayfa.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)
 

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LO1

5

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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High