School of Graduate Studies

MA in Turkish Studies (in English)

Why Turkish Studies at Ibn Haldun University?

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About Program

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Application Requirements

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Teaching Staff

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Curriculum
1st Semester
Code Course Name Hours  Credits ECTS
 Theory  Practice
POLS 505 Turkish Politics 3 0 3 8
ECON 546 Economic History of Modern Turkey 3 0 3 8
HIST/ECON/SOC/POLS Departmental Elective 3 0 3 8
HIST/ECON/SOC/POLS Departmental Elective 3 0 3 8
TS 500 MA Pro-Seminar (non-credit) 3 0 0 3
Language Courses
Total 12 35
2nd Semester
Code Course Name Hours  Credits ECTS
 Theory  Practice
SOC 508 Religion in Modern Turkey 3 0 3 8
HIST 572 From Empire to Republic: Turkish Nationalism and the Nation-State 3 0 3 8
HIST/ECON/SOC/POLS Departmental Elective 3 0 3 8
HIST/ECON/SOC/POLS Departmental Elective 3 0 3 8
TS 501 Academic Research Methods and Publishing Ethics 3 0 0 3
Language Courses
Total 12 35
3rd Semester
Code Course Name Hours  Credits ECTS
 Theory  Practice
HIST/ECON/SOC/POLS Departmental Elective 3 0 3 8
HIST/ECON/SOC/POLS Departmental Elective 3 0 3 8
TS 599 MA Thesis 0 0 0 30
Language Courses
Total 6 46
4th Semester
Code Course Name Hours  Credits ECTS
 Theory  Practice
TS 599 MA Thesis 0 30
Language Courses
Total 0 30
Grand Total 30 146
REQUIRED COURSES
Code Course Name Hours  Credits ECTS
 Theory  Practice
TS 500 MA Pro-Seminar (non-credit) 3 0 0 3
TS 501 Academic Research Methods and Publication Ethics (non-credit) 3 0 0 3
POLS 505 Turkish Politics 3 0 3 8
ECON 546 An Economic History of Modern Turkey 3 0 3 8
SOC 508 Religion in Modern Turkey 3 0 3 8
HIST 572 From Empire to Republic: Turkish Nationalism and the Nation-State 3 0 3 8
DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVES
Code Course Name Hours  Credit ECTS
 Theory  Practice
Modern Turkish
TUR 501 Basic Modern Turkish I 3 0 3 8
TUR 502 Basic Modern Turkish II 3 0 3 8
TUR 503 Intermediate Modern Turkish I 3 0 3 8
TUR 504 Intermediate Modern Turkish II 3 0 3 8
TUR 505 Advanced Readings in Modern Turkish I 3 0 3 8
TUR 506 Advanced Readings in Modern Turkish II 3 0 3 8
Ottoman Turkish 3 0 3 8
TLL 501 Basic Ottoman Turkish 3 0 3 8
TLL 502 Intermediate Ottoman Turkish 3 0 3 8
TLL 503 Advanced Ottoman Turkish I 3 0 3 8
TLL 504 Advanced Ottoman Turkish II 3 0 3 8
TLL 505 Ottoman Paleography and Diplomatica 3 0 3 8
TLL 506 Advanced Readings in Ottoman Historical Texts 3 0 3 8
History
HIST 503 World History I 3 0 3 8
HIST 504 World History II 3 0 3 8
HIST 508 Oral History 3 0 3 8
HIST 509 Introduction to Orientalism and Oriental Studies 3 0 3 8
HIST 511 Early Islamic History: A Survey (to AD 1100) 3 0 3 8
HIST 512 Islamic History: The Middle Period (c.945-1500) 3 0 3 8
HIST 514 Three Gunpowder Empires 3 0 3 8
HIST 515 History of the Modern Middle East (to the 1920s) 3 0 3 8
HIST 516 History of the Contemporary Middle East (1918 to the present) 3 0 3 8
HIST 533 Religion in the Ottoman Empire 3 0 3 8
HIST 536 History of a City II: Ottoman Istanbul, 1450-1900 3 0 3 8
HIST 540 Ordinary People and Daily Life in the Late Ottoman Empire 3 0 3 8
HIST 541 Sources and Methods for Ottoman History, 1300-1600 3 0 3 8
HIST 551 Sources and Methods for Ottoman History, 1600-1800 3 0 3 8
HIST 553 Ottoman Women, c.1300-1900 3 0 3 8
HIST 561 Sources and Methods for Ottoman History, 1789-1908 3 0 3 8
HIST 562 Modernization and Reform in the Ottoman Empire 3 0 3 8
HIST 571 From “Far Asia” to the Mediterranean: Turkish History, Turkey’s History 3 0 3 8
Political Science and International Relations
POLS 507 Turkey from 1980 to the Present 3 0 3 8
POLS 509 Identity and Ethnicity in Modern Turkey 3 0 3 8
POLS 512 Turkish Foreign Policy 3 0 3 8
Economics
ECON 545 Current Issues in the Turkish Economy 3 0 3 8
Sociology
SOC 511 Ethnography of Turkey 3 0 3 8
SOC 516 Social Movements 3 0 3 8
SOC 518 Urban Sociology 3 0 3 8
SOC 520 Political Frontiers and Frontier Regions 3 0 3 8
Anthropology
ANTH 519 Ethnography of the State 3 0 3 8
ANTH 522 Anthropology of Emotions 3 0 3 8
NOTES:
1) GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS. The minimum course work for the Turkish Studies MA program (with thesis) comprises two (2) non-credit plus ten (10) credit courses, worth a total of 30 credits or 86 ECTS, prior to the completion and submission of an MA thesis  (worth another 60 ECTS), so that the total is 146 ECTS.
Course Contents

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