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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
İLH343 Methodology Of Translating Quran 927001 3 5 2
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach students how to translate Qur'an
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Okuyan, Doç. Dr. Recep Demir
Learning Outcomes
  1. The student defines the Qur'an and knows its properties.
  2. The student has knowledge about the history of the Qur'an.
  3. The student knows and applies the Qur'anic translation techniques.
  4. The student knows and explains the concepts of translation, interpretation, te'vil and meal.
  5. The student has information about today's meal work.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Kur'an-ı Kerim
Mustafa İslamoğlu, Hayat Kitabı Kur'an Gerekçeli Meal- Tefsir, Düşün Yayıncılık, İstanbul 2010
Mehmet Okuyan, Kısa Surelerin Tefsiri, Düşün Yayıncılık, İstanbul, 2010.
Kur'an Mealleri Sempozyumu, DİB Yayınları, 2 Cilt
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Qur'an translation techniques are being discussed in this lesson.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Properties of Qur'an
2.History of Qur'an
3.Translation concept and varieties
5.Relationship between Translation-Ta'weel
6.Relationship between Translation-Qur'an Translation (Maal)
7.Requirement of Qur'an Translation and Reasons
8.Quran Translation Methods -1-
9.Midterm Examination
10.Quran Translation Methods -2-
11.Contribution of Qur'an Translations to Tafseer of Qur'an
12.Sorts of Tafsir
13.Problems of Tafsir
14.Today's Qur'an Translations
15.Final Examination
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures13226
Self Study22122