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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
TDE303 Poetry in Modern Turkish Literature-II 927006 3 5 5
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Servet-i Fünun and the National Literary periods of Fecr-i Ati poets, poems and poetry to examine in terms of developments in the field.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Şaban Sağlık
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students will notice developments in the new Turkish poem at the end of this course.
  2. Students will learn about the philosophy and ideology of the art of poetry.
  3. Students will notice the traces and effects of recent history and political events in poetry.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar Essays on Literature.
Kenan Akyuz, the main lines of modern Turkish literature.
Kenan Akyuz, Turkish Poetry Anthology of Western influence.
Şerif Aktas, I. Modernization Period Turkish Poetry Anthology
Mehmet Kaplan, Poem Analysis I
Mehmet Kaplan, 1.2 Studies on Turkish Literature.
New Turkish Literature Handbook.
Ali Ihsan Ranger, Servet-i Fünun Literature
Ali Ihsan Ranger, National Literature.
Hece Journal, Special Issue on Turkish Poetry.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The New Turkish Literature Poetry II class, in which the development of modern Turkish poetry aesthetically Servet-i Fünun period will be introduced, and new ways of individuation will be addressed in the field of poetry, through poetry reviews will focus on the recent history.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Servet-i Fünun poem (Tevfik Fikret) Tevfik Fikret's poems
2.Tevfik Fikret’s poems,
3.Cenab Şahabettin’s poems.
4.December Generation (Suleyman Nazif, Hussein Siyret, Tahsin Nahid, Ismail Safa Hussein Suat, Celal Sahir ...)
5.Fecr-i Ati Declaration of Literary and Ahmed Haşim, Ahmet Hasim's poems.
6.Ahmed Haşim and his poetics
7.Mehmet Akif Ersoy’s poems.
8.Tevfik Fikret-Mehmet Akif polemic
9.Yahya Kemal’s poems.
10.Midterm Exam
11.Yahya Kemal and Nev-Hellenism
12.Mithat Cemal Kuntay, Bülent Emin Riza Tevfik ...
13.Speed National Literature poetry (Ziya Gokalp poems)
14.Ziya Gokalp and Principles of Turkism
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination155
Final Examination155
Attending Lectures13452