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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
2303026282011 The Forms Of Turkish Religious Music 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course is to have the graduate students understand the main features of the forms of Turkish Religious Music.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Ahmet Çakır
Learning Outcomes
  1. They will be able to evaluate the emergence and purpose of Turkish Religious Music forms.
  2. They will be able to interpret the contributions of the Turkish Religious Music to the Turkish Music.
  3. They will be able to evaluate the performance characteristics of some samples from Turkish Religious Music forms.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Özcan, N., Dini Musikisinin Mahiyeti ve Hususiyetleri, (Basılmamış Ders Notları), İstanbul.
Sezgin, B. S., Dini Musiki Formları, (Basılmamış Ders Notları), İstanbul.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The Forms of Mosque Music/ The Forms of Sufi Music (Tasavvuf Music)/ The Common Forms of Mosque Music and Sufi Music (Tasavvuf Music)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Description of Religious Music, The content of Turkish Religious Music and their features
2.The classification of Turkish Religious Music and the factors in this classification
3.The forms of Religious Music before the adoption of Islam by the Turks
4.Ezan, Kamet, The pray of Tesbih, Mahfel Sürmesi and their features of execution.
5.Salas, Salatü Selams and their features of execution
6.The features of execution of Tamcid and Naats.
7.Takbir, Salatı Ummiyye, Talbiya and their features of execution
8.Kasida and Naats and their features of execution
9.Mawlid, chapters and their features of execution
10.Midterm Exam
11.The examples of Hymn, Tavshih, Shugul, Tarviha
12.The rituals of Mawlawi
14.Caesura, Marsiya, Nafas and Hymn of dhikr
15.Final Exam
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)
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study15575