Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
2301036122011 History Of Turkish Language 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To comprehend the periods, studies and language features of the Turkish language from the beginning to the present day
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Serkan ŞEN
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students know the place of the Turkish language among the world languages.
  2. Students classify Turkish language according to their period.
  3. Students know the studies about the periods of Turkish language.
  4. Students read and understand the texts of these periods.
  5. Students compare the language characteristics of the periods with the Turkish language characteristics of Turkey.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Ercilasun, Ahmet Bican, Türk Dili TarihiAkar, Ali, Türk Dili TarihiÖzkan, Mustafa, Tarih İçinde Türk Dilinin Yeri
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The period of Turkish language from the beginning to the present day, important studies, language features of Turkish periods
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The relationship between Turkish history and Turkish language
2.Introduction of Turkish language historical studies
3.Altaic language association theory
4.Period of Oldest Turkish
5.Period of Pre-Turkish
6.Period of Old Turkish and Kokturkish
7.Period of Uighur Turkish
8.Period of Karakhanid Turkish
9.Period of Khwarezm and Kypchak Turkish
10.Mid-term exam
11.Period of Old Oghuz Turkish
12.Period of Chagatai Turkish
13.Period of Ottoman Turkish
14.Formation and examination of Modern Turkish dialects, Old West Turkish (Tuna Bulgarian, Turkish-Hungarian language relations)
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures15230
Individual Study for Homework Problems2510