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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
İLH451 Tasawwuf Troubles 927001 4 7 2
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course aims to inform about practical and theoretical sufism, approach to topic of asceticism, sufi perspectives, relation of sufism with Quran and Sunnah, understanding of lower soul in sufism.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Ali Bolat
Learning Outcomes
  1. To specialize in their knowledge in the field.
  2. To know the topics, terms and literature of the field and use them effectively and properly.
  3. To be knowledgeable about the controversial topics in Sufi thought and make an assessment of these issues.
  4. To identify the troubles of the field.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Tasawwuf I, Tasawwuf II
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
Süleyman Uludağ, Tasavvuf ve Tenkit, Dergah Yayınları, İstanbul, 2014.
A. J. Arberry, Tasavvuf Müslüman Mistiklere Toplu Bakış, İst. 2004.
Mustafa Kara, Tasavvuf ve Tarikatlar Tarihi, İst. 1985.
İbrahim Sarmış, Tasavvuf ve İslam, İstanbul,1997.
Ahmet Ögke," Tasavvufa Yöneltilen Eleştiriler ve İbrahim Sarmış'ın "Tasavvuf ve İslam" Adlı Kitabı, İlim ve Sanat, Nisan-1996, ss. 70-76.
Ercüment Özkan, Tasavvuf ve İslam, İst. 1996.
Kuşeyrî, Risâle, Beyrut, trs.
Hucvirî, Keşfü'l-Mahcûb, Kahire, 1974.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
The controversial topics of sufism as practical and theoretical sufism, approach to topic of asceticism, sufi perspectives, relation of sufism with Quran and Sunnah, understanding of lower soul in sufism will be examined.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The Matters of sufi thought
2.Understanding of entity in sufism
3.Understanding of knowledge in sufism
4.Understanding of human and perfect human being in sufism
5.The matters of practical sufism
6.Miracle and dream
7.Rijal al-ghayb in sufism
8.Spiritual genealogy of a sufi master and ratification
9.Tawassul and Tawajjuh
10.Relation
11.Midterm exam
12.Asceticism
13.Spiritual guide and mentor
14. İnitiation, allegiance, sufi way
15.
16.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination140
Makeup Examination160
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination160
Individual Study for Final Examination140
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Discussion6318
Question-Answer6318
Individual Study for Mid term Examination616
Individual Study for Final Examination616
SUM50