GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
HISTORY OF WORLD CIVILIZATION/REH 342
Course Title: HISTORY OF WORLD CIVILIZATION
Credits 2 ECTS 5
Semester 6 Compulsory/Elective Compulsory
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Asst. Prof. Sevil BÜLBÜL
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/sevilbulbul
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  sevilbulbul@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Have a basic knowledge of world civilizations.
Able to make a comment on prehistoric cultures of different regions.







 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
  There is no recommended optional programme component for this course
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week  Basic concepts, explanations related to course contents and preliminary information.
2. Week  World History of Ice Age, Mesolithic and Neolithic Age;
3. Week  Egyptian Civilization; History of ancient Egypt; Egyptian architecture;
4. Week  Egyptian sculpture; Last period of Egyptian art.
5. Week  Mesopotamian Civilization; History of Ancient Sumerians, Architecture and sculpture in the Cemdet-Nasr period; Mesilim period;
6. Week  Akkadian Period in Mesopotamia; Latest Sumerian art; Hammurabi period, History and art of Assyrian and Babylonian periods;
7. Week  Greek civilization; Minoan and Mycenaean art.
8. Week  MIDTERM
9. Week  Geometric art, archaic sculpture art, “Doric and ionic” style, Parthenon, Greek theater.
10. Week  Ancient cultures in İtaly and Etruscan art, Roman civilization, Roman sculpture and art of painting.
11. Week  History of Roman Civilization,Roman Sculpture and Painting Art.
12. Week  Hellenistic Art.
13. Week  History of İslam Art,Umayyad Mosques and Palaces;Architecture of Umayyads in Andalusia,architecture of Fatimids.
14. Week  Final Exam
15. Week  
16. Week  
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  1. Gombrich,E.H. Sanatın Öyküsü,İstanbul:Remzi Kitapevi,2011. 2. Turani, A. Dünya Sanat Tarihi, İstanbul: Remzi Kitabevi,2011. 3. Thorpe,Martin. Roma Mimarlığı, İstanbul: Homer Kitabevi,2012.
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  none
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
40
 Assignment
0
0
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
40
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
60
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
14
2
28
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
14
1
14
 Reading
14
2
28
 Searching in Internet and Library
14
2
28
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
0
 Preparing Presentation
0
 Presentation
14
1
14
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
1
2
2
 Final and Studying for Final
1
2
2
 Other
0
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
116
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
4.64
 ECTS: 
5
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1Have an understanding of the structure of the tourism industry, how it functions, and its significance for the development of the country.X
2Demonstrate reading, listening, speaking and writing skills in one foreign language (English, German or French) at least at the level of B2 of European Language Portfolio.X
3Have an understanding of the basic concepts, theories, principles and facts within the context of management, economics, and social psychology.X
4Demonstrate effective use of both basic and professional information and communication technologies and software.X
5Understand, analyze and interpret the cultures, history, religions, and the art of the civilisations that have lived in Turkey.X
6Have detailed knowledge of the geography of both the World and the Turkey.X
7Plan, implement and control a tour.X
8Communicate verbally, non-verbally and in writing effectively and demonstrate effective presentation skills.X
9Recognize, understand, and communicate with different cultures.X
10Understand and apply national and international law, regulations and professional standards related to tourist guiding.X
11Describe, synthesize, analyze, interpret and evaluate data and information professionally.X
12Work effectively both independently and with others.X
13Have the qualifications to manage and organize the organizations in the travel businesses.X
14Have general business knowledge.X
15Understands strategies for management and marketing in the field of travel management.X
16Have knowledge of basic law related to tourism businesses.X
17Understands the relationship between tourism and environment, is aware of the necessary practices for a more livable environment and applies them when necessary.X
18Have the ability to think analytically in the field of tourism.X
19Have basic knowledge about home country cuisine and world cuisines.X
20Have a basic knowledge of the document and the accounting system in the travel agencies.X