Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu
Faculty of Science and Letters - Department of Archeology

General Description

History

The department of archaeology opened in 2005 within the Letters by accordance with the decision of 25.08.2011 dated meeting by High education board (YÖK). Educational activity has started in 2011-2012 education and academic year with the students of the additional placement.

Qualification Awarded

Archaeologist

Level of Qualification

First Cycle

Specific Admission Requirements

High school diploma, placement through a centralized national university placement examination (Student Selection Exam, ÖSS). Please visit www.osym.gov.tr for more information. About 45 students are admitted each year.

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

Admission can be made from the institutions of which equivalency is recognized by Higher Education Council. Successful vocational school graduates to continue their educaiton to obtain Bachelor’s degrees if they are successful in vertical transfer examination are also admitted. The courses to be taken by these students are determined by the relevant department, on the basis of courses they have completed in the programs in vocational school from which they have graduated. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ataturk University and thus the department is not an exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the start of each year at the University for the courses of English Language. The students who achieve a passing grade from the exam are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Students must be successfull and/or pass all courses on the programme including graduation thesis and internship that are explained education and exam regulation of Ondokuz Mayıs University.

Profile of The Programme

Submission of Quality Education. The formation of adequate teaching staff. İn an ideal arrangement of the curriculum. The establishment of adequate infrastructure. It was provided to participatory and practical educational level. Teaching staff training for the newly established universities. Field work (excavation, museum and survey) done. Preparation of qualified scientific publication. The establishment of international relations within the university. The establishment of international relations at university level Establishing relationships with archaeological departments of overseas universities. Cooperation with fraternal universities. Participation in national and international congresses and editing. ERASMUS ve SOKRATES Skilled international publications. The regulating exchange of academic staff and students under European Credit Transfer System.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples

Archaeology graduates in all units of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, private museums, governorships and municipalities can serve as an archaeologist.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates holding Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply to Master’s Degree programmes at national level and /or international level both in the same and in related disciplines. Students who are high honor students are also eligible to apply to doctorate degree at Ondokuz Mayıs University.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

University is implemented passing a course plan. Achievement score for a course sum %40 mid-term evaluation score with final or %60 condition examination. Number of splitter as a result of the calculation result increases whole number; Half year/year-end or condition examination score %50 and achievement score should be minimum %60 in order to be successful in a course.

Graduation Requirements

Normal duration is 4 years. Students must take and pass all necessary courses totaling 148 credits and reach a minimum (grade point average) of 60 before him/her can graduate.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Full Time

Address, Programme Director or Equivalent

Department Chair and ECTS Koordinatörü Assis. Prof. Dr. Akın TEMÜR (tel. 5235)

Facilities

Department of Archaeology is accepted 45 students every year. Department has not graduate yet. The students have chance to work of the practical application lesson learned in the excavations, surveys and different research projects. Work and excavation projects of the department members are below; Oymaağaç excavation (Samsun) (Assis. Professor Akın TEMÜR), Smintheion excavation and restoration project (Çanakkale) (Assis. Professor Davut KAPLAN), Van castle mound excavation (Assis. Professor Davut YİĞİTPAŞA)

Programme Outcomes

  1. Mastering excavation techniques
  2. Taking photos, identification, diagnosis and dating the artifacts
  3. Carriying out procedures of contxts and data collection
  4. Organizing Interdisciplinary teams, managing the team in technical and logistic sense
  5. Consciousness of Professional and ethic responsibility
  6. Drawing architectural plans and profiles
  7. Prepearing, planning and practicing projects
  8. Practicing basic techniques of restoration and conservation
  9. Cleaning terracotta, stone, glass and metal artifacts
  10. Drawing and reading plans and maps
  11. Arranging a working system according to topography
  12. Practicing archaeological documantation methods
  13. To follow up the development of new technologies and combine them with archaeological studies
  14. Life-time learning consciousness of professional and ethic responsibility
  15. Knowledge about related laws
  16. Seting problems and proposing suggestions for the solutions
  17. To write reports
  18. Using and combining the knowledge, which lgained during Archaeological Education
  19. Dating artifacts
  20. Knowledge on main archaeological subjects such as architecture, ceramics, sculpture and coinage
  21. Iconographic assesmant
  22. Preparing of catalogue
  23. Consulting litrature
  24. Taking inventory of the archaeological finds

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

T:Theoretical,P:Practice, L:Laboratory
Semester 1
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK101Introduction Archaeology I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK103Mythology-I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK105The Emergence Of The Ancient Aegean Civilization I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK107Historical Geography Of Anatolia I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK109Anatolian Neolithic Era Archaeology 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARS-11.St Term Courses Elective 927003 4 0 0 6.0
ATİ101Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution-I 927001 2 0 0 1.0
SSDThe Non-Elective 927003 0 0 0 0.0
TDİ101Turkish Language-I 927001 2 0 0 1.0
YD101Foreign Language-I 927003 2 0 0 2.0
Total 20 0 0 30.0
Semester 2
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK102Introduction Archaeology II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK104Mythology-II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK106The Emergence Of The Ancient Aegean Civilization II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK108Historical Geography Of Anatolia II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK110Anatolian Chalcolithic Era Archaeology 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARS-22.St Term Courses Elective 927003 4 0 0 6.0
ATİ102Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution-II 927001 2 0 0 1.0
SSDThe Non-Elective 927003 0 0 0 0.0
TDİ102Turkish Language-II 927001 2 0 0 1.0
YD102Foreign Language II 927003 2 0 0 2.0
Total 20 0 0 30.0
Semester 3
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK201Classical Age Sculpture I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK203Classical Age Ceramics I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK205Classical Age Architecture I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK207Regional Archaeology And Field Work I 927001 0 3 0 3.0
ARK209Bronze Age Anatolian Archaeology 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK211Technical Drawing-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK213Archaeological Excavation And Research Techniques I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-33.St Term Courses Elective 927003 4 0 0 6.0
Total 16 3 0 30.0
Semester 4
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK202Classical Age Sculpture II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK204Classical Age Ceramics II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK206Classical Age Architecture II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK208Regional Archaeology And Field Work II 927001 0 3 0 3.0
ARK210iron Age Anatolian Archaeology 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK212Technical Drawing-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK214Archaeological Excavation And Research Techniques II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-44.St Term Courses Elective 927003 4 0 0 6.0
Total 16 3 0 30.0
Semester 5
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK301Hellenistic Age Sculpture I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK303Hellenistic Age Ceramics I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK305Hellenistic Age Architecture I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK307Restoration-Conservation Techniques-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK309Ancient Numismatics I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK313Phrygian Art I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-5 927003 6 0 0 0.0
Total 18 0 0 21.0
Semester 6
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK302Hellenistic Age Sculpture II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK304Hellenistic Age Ceramics II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK306Hellenistic Age Architecture II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK308Restoration-Conservation Techniques-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK310Ancient Numismatics II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK314Phrygian Art II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-6 927003 6 0 0 0.0
Total 18 0 0 21.0
Semester 7
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK401Roman Age Sculpture-I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK403Roman Age Ceramics-I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK405Roman Age Architecture-I 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK407Anatolia Ancient Cities-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK409Museology-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK413Urartian Archaeology-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-7 927003 6 0 0 0.0
Total 18 0 0 21.0
Semester 8
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK402Roman Age Sculpture-II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK404Roman Age Ceramics-II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK406Roman Age Architecture-II 927001 2 0 0 4.0
ARK408Anatolia Ancient Cities-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK410Museology-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK414Urartian Archaeology-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-8 927003 6 0 0 0.0
Total 18 0 0 21.0
ARS-1 / 1.St Term Courses Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK121 Mesopotamian Art-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK123 Near Eastern Mythology-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK125 Ceramic Production Methods And Terminology-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK127 Grek Tarihi 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK129 Arkeolojide Üretim Yöntemleri 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK131 Epipaleolitik ve Akeramik Neolitik Çağda Bereketli Hilal 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SSD / The Non-Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YD101 / Foreign Language-I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDİ101 English I 927001 2 0 0 2.0
ARS-2 / 2.St Term Courses Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK122 Mesopotamian Art-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK124 Near Eastern Mythology-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK126 Ceramic Production Methods And Terminology-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK128 Roma Tarihi 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK130 Eski Mısır Arkeolojisi 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK132 Anadolu'da Neolitik Çağ Kültürleri 927001 2 0 0 0.0
YD102 / Foreign Language II
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDA102 German-II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
YDF102 French-II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
YDİ102 English II 927001 2 0 0 2.0
ARS-3 / 3.St Term Courses Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK223 Greek Language-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK225 Photography I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK227 Hittite Art 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK229 Arkeolojide Coğrafi Bilgi Sistemlerinin Kullanımı 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK231 Antik Yunanda Sosyal ve Kültürel Yaşam 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK233 Arkeolojide Terminoloji 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK297 Introduction To Art History-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-4 / 4.St Term Courses Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK224 Greek Language-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK226 Photography II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK228 Late Hittite Art 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK230 Kültürel Antropoloji 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK232 Roma Çağında Sosyal ve Kültürel Yaşam 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK234 Erken Tunç Çağında Anadolu Keramik Kültürleri 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK298 Introduction To Art History-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARS-5 /
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK321 Assyrian Art I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK325 Latin Language I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK327 Archaeometry I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK329 Burial Customs In Anatolia I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK331 Mühürcülük 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK333 Kafkas Arkeolojisi 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK335 Arkeolojide Bilgisayar Uygulamaları I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARS-6 /
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK322 Assyrian Art II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK326 Latin Language II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK328 Archaeometry II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK330 Burial Customs in Anatolia II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK332 Kültürel Miras Yönetimi 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK334 Antik Çağda Karadeniz 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK336 Arkeolojide Bilgisayar Uygulamaları II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARS-7 /
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK421 Persian Art-I 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK423 Underwater Archaeology-I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK425 Guidance 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK431 Antik Numismatik III 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK433 Antik Çağ Resim Sanatı 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK435 Kolonizasyon ve Ticaret 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK437 Seminer I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK439 Bitirme Tez Çalışmaları I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK497 Early Christian And Byzantine Architecture I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARS-8 /
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ARK422 Persian Art-II 927001 2 0 0 3.0
ARK424 Underwater Archaeology-II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK426 Scientific Research Methods 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK432 Antik Numismatik IV 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK434 Antik Çağda Süsleme ve Dekorasyon 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK436 Antik Dönem Mezar Stelleri 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK438 Seminer II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK440 Bitirme Tez Çalışmaları II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
ARK498 Early Christian And Byzantine Architecture II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SKD002 Entrepreneurship 927001 2 2 0 0.0