First Cycle - Faculty of Arts and Sciences - German Language and Literature
Y : Year of Study S : Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Y S ECTS
TDE494 Turkish Literature IV Compulsory 4 8 3
Objectives of the Course
Introducing writers of Republic period with respect to the texts and literary movements.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1 Graduates are aware of the different aspects of Turkish literature
2 Graduates can explain the periods of Turkish literature and their features.
3 Graduates can recognize and explain the problems in Turkish
4 Graduates are able to teach professionally in educational institutions.
5 Graduates have sufficient knowledge about the field
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
The short story of the Republic period will be studied through works of Ali, Abasıyanık; radiophonic play by Necatigil, essay by Haşim and Tanpınar, novel by Safa, Adıvar, Tanpınar and Hisar.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1 Examples of Turkish stories: Sabahattin Ali
2 Examples of Turkish stories: Sait Faik Abasıyanık
3 Examples of Turkish stories: Haldun Taner
4 Radiophonic plays: Behçet Necatigil’s play Yıldızlara Bakmak
5 Radiophonic plays: Behçet Necatigil’s play Açık Artırmada
6 Turkish essay-writing: essays in Bize Göre by Ahmet Haşim
7 Turkish essay-writing: Essays of Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar’ın in Beş Şehir
8 Revision week
9 Midterm
10 Turkish novel: Peyami Safa’s 9. Hariciye Koğuşu
11 Turkish novel: Halide Edip Adıvar’s novel Tatarcık
12 New Ways in Turkish novel: Abdülhak Şinasi Hisar’s novel Fahim Bey ve Biz
13 New Ways in Turkish novel: General Look at Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar’s novel-writing
14 Tanpınar’s Saatleri Ayarlama Enstitüsü
15 Tanpınar’s Saatleri Ayarlama Enstitüsü
16 General evaluation of Turkish literature
17 Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Cumhuriyet Devri Türk Şiiri by Mehmet Kaplan; Cumhuriyet Dönemi Türk Edebiyatı by İnci Enginün, and texts mentioned in the content of the course.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Face to face education description method, Lecture with discussion.
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Exam1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Exam1100
Language of Instruction
Language Codes
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Pre Class Self Study 1 14 14
Post Class Self Study 1 14 14
Midterm Preparation 1 14 14
Final Preparation 2 14 28
Total 5 56 70
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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