- Code MEAS2003
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies
- Areas of interest Arab and Islamic Studies, History, Asian Studies, International Affairs, Central Asia Studies
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- identify the major issues and concepts of Turkish politics, history, people and culture;
- demonstrate the impact of long state tradition and influence of political and military institutions on politics and culture in modern Turkey;
- apply modern political concepts such as nation-building, political Islam, minority movements, legitimacy, and sovereignty to the Turkish case; and
- analyse the foreign policy of Turkey with an emphasis on the Middle East, Balkans and Caucasus.
- Participation (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Essay, 2500 words (40) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Final exam, 3 hours (50) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials; and
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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