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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ARK629 Raw Material Sources and Manufacturing Technologies in Archaeology 927001 1 2 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Teaching the raw resources in ancient Anatolia & Near East, revealing the usage in chronological progress duration.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Ast. Prof. Dr. Atila TÜRKER
Learning Outcomes
  1. General knowledge & judgement on raw resources.
  2. Ability to compare raw resources.
  3. To understand raw resource obtaining chronology.
  4. Ability to classify the production technologies.
  5. Ability to debate the production-consumption process.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
NASHEF, K. - Die Orts- und Gewäsernamen der altassyrischen Zeit (RGTC IV) (Wisbaden, 1991); SAVAŞ, S.Ö. - Çivi Yazılı Belgeler Işığında Anadolu'da Maden ve Maden Kullanımı (Ankara, 2001); SEVİN, V. - Eski Anadolu ve Trakya (İstanbul, 2003).
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Obtaining, working, needs, locations & production of raw resources lectured. Raw resources revealed regarding working, technologies, chronological progress, need & interchange-trade for each resource.Week 1: Metal resources in Anatolia & Near EastWeek 2: Metal technology during Neolithic & Chalcolithic AgesWeek 3: Metal technology during Early Bronz AgeWeek 4: Metal technology during Assyrian Trade Colonies AgeWeek 5: Metal Smithing during Hittites AgeWeek 6: Metal smithing during Anatolian Iron Age Week 7: Precious & semi-precious stone working in ancient AnatoliaWeek 8: Stone working pre-Hittites AgeWeek 9: Stone working during Hittites AgeWeek 10: Bone implement technologiesWeek 11: Usage of wood and wood working in ancient AnatoliaWeek 12: Ivory workingWeek 13: Weaving and textile in ancient AnatoliaWeek 14: Other raw resources and production technologies
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Metal resources in Anatolia & Near East
2.Metal technology during Neolithic & Chalcolithic Ages
3.Metal technology during Early Bronz Age
4.Metal technology during Assyrian Trade Colonies Age
5.Metal Smithing during Hittites Age
6.Metal smithing during Anatolian Iron Age
7.Precious & semi-precious stone working in ancient Anatolia
8.Stone working pre-Hittites Age
9.Stone working during Hittites Age
10.Bone implement technologies
11.Usage of wood and wood working in ancient Anatolia
12.Ivory working
13.Weaving and textile in ancient Anatolia
14.Other raw resources and production technologies
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 Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14342
Individual Study for Homework Problems14342