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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
2303026022011 Early Period Abbasid History 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of this course is to inform the graduate student about Early Period of Abbasid Dynasty.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Mustafa Zeki TERZİ
Learning Outcomes
  1. To recognize leaders and managements approaches of the period
  2. To recognize social and cultural structure of the period
  3. Using information acquired in the course as comparative for assessment of the other periods
  4. To present information in front of the audience.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Ebu’l-Fidâ, İbnü’l-Kesîr İsmail b. Ömer, el-Bidâye ve’n-Nihâye, Beyrut 1966; Hitti, Ph. K, Siyasi ve Kültürel İslam Tarihi, çev., S. Tuğ, İstanbul, 1973; Ebu’l-Fida, el-Muhtasar fî Tarihi’l-Beşer, Kahire 1925; Muhammed Hudari, Tarihu Ümemi’l-İslam, Mısır, 1970; Algül, Hüseyin, İslam Tarihi, İstanbul 1997; Komisyon, Doğuşton Günümüze Büyük İslam Tarihi, C.III, İstanbul 1986.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The Establishment of Abbasid Dynasty. Early Period Abbasid Caliphs. The Political, Social and Cultural Structures and Features of This Period. The Internal and External Political Events of This Period. The Characteristic Attitude of The State and Its Solutions For These Events.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The couses behind the fall of Umayyad state
2.Hidden revalutionary movement of Abbasid
3.The establishment of Abbasid state
4.Ebu'l-Abbas Abdullah and his period
5.Mansur and his period
6.Mehdi and his period
7.Hadi and his period
8.Harun Reşid and his period
9.Emin and his period
10.Me'mun and his period
11.Mu'tasım and his period
12.Vasık and his period
13.Turkish population in the Abbasid state
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Field Work140
Writing Paper160
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)
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Writing Paper21020
Self Study15690
Individual Study for Final Examination11010