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COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES
NEAR EASTERN LANGUAGES & CIVILIZATION
TURKISH

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TKISH 101 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded reading. Latin characters used throughout. First in a sequence of three. Cannot be taken for credit if TKISH 105 taken.
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TKISH 102 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded reading. Latin characters used throughout. Second in a sequence of three. Cannot be taken for credit if TKISH 105 taken. Prerequisite: TKISH 101.
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TKISH 103 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded reading. Latin characters used throughout. Third in a sequence of three. Cannot be taken for credit if TKISH 105 taken. Prerequisite: TKISH 102.
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TKISH 105 Intensive Elementary Turkish (15)
Introduces modern Turkish. Focuses on pronunciation and conversation; grammar and composition; and graded reading. Uses Latin characters throughout. Cannot be taken for credit if credit earned in TKISH 101, TKISH 102, and TKISH 103.
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TKISH 199 Study Abroad (1-15, max. 15)
Credit for elementary Turkish in an approved Study Abroad program. Requires credit evaluation by department or faculty. Does not automatically apply to major or minor requirements. Offered: AWSpS.
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TKISH 201 Intermediate Turkish (5) VLPA
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: either TKISH 103 or TKISH 105.
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TKISH 202 Intermediate Turkish (5) VLPA
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 201.
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TKISH 203 Intermediate Turkish (5) VLPA
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 202.
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TKISH 399 Study Abroad (1-15, max. 15)
Credit for elementary or intermediate Turkish in an approved Study Abroad program. Requires credit evaluation by department or faculty. Does not automatically apply to major or minor requirements. Offered: AWSpS.
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TKISH 401 Intensive Elementary Turkish (15)
Introduces modern Turkish. Focuses on pronunciation and conversation; grammar and composition; and graded reading. Uses Latin characters throughout. Cannot be taken for credit if credit earned in TKISH 411, TKISH 412, and TKISH 413. Offered: S.
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TKISH 411 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded reading. Latin characters used throughout. First in a sequence of three.
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TKISH 412 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded reading. Latin characters used throughout. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 411.
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TKISH 413 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded reading. Latin characters used throughout. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 412.
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TKISH 421 Intermediate Turkish (5) VLPA
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 413.
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TKISH 422 Intermediate Turkish (5) VLPA
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 421.
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TKISH 423 Intermediate Turkish (5) VLPA
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 422.
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TKISH 451 Readings in Turkish Literary History I: Modern (3) VLPA
The development of modern Turkish literature and its ties to, and divergence from, the Ottoman tradition. Readings in modern and Tanzimat poetry, short story, drama, and novel.
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TKISH 452 Readings in Turkish Literary History II: Literature of the Ottoman Empire (3) VLPA
The parallel development of the classical high-culture literature and the popular literatures of the Ottoman Empire. Readings in poetry, history, travel-literature, drama, and popular narrative forms. Prerequisite: TKISH 423.
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TKISH 453 Ottoman Travelers and Geography (3) VLPA
Introduction to the geographic literature of Ottoman Turkish: readings from traditional cosmographies, travel journals, sailing instructions (portulans), ambassadorial and secret service reports. Prerequisite: TKISH 456.
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TKISH 454 Turkish Literary Genres: Prose (3) VLPA
Major genres, styles, and themes of Turkish art-prose from Ottoman times to present; creation of stylistic and critical norms. Prerequisite: TKISH 423.
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TKISH 455 Turkish Literary Genres: Poetry (3) VLPA
Poetic traditions of Turkey with a focus on the development of peculiarly Turkish aspects of style and structure. Social functions of poetry and the poetic milieu. Prerequisite: TKISH 423.
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TKISH 456 Introduction to Ottoman Turkish (3) VLPA
Introduction to Turkish in Arabic characters to cover the peculiar grammatical and syntactical problems of Ottoman.
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TKISH 490 Supervised Study (1-6, max. 18)
Special work in literary texts for graduates and undergraduates. Prerequisite: TKISH 423.
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TKISH 496 Special Studies in Turkish (3-5, max. 15) VLPA
Topics vary.
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TKISH 499 Undergraduate Research (1-6, max. 18)
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TKISH 511 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded readings. Latin characters used throughout. First in a sequence of three.
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TKISH 512 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded readings. Latin characters used throughout. Second in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 511.
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TKISH 513 Elementary Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded readings. Latin characters used throughout. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 512.
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TKISH 515 Intensive Elementary Turkish (15)
Introduction to modern Turkish. Pronunciation and conversation, grammar and composition, graded readings. Latin characters used throughout. Cannot be taken for credit if credit earned in TKISH 511, TKISH 512, and TKISH 513. Offered: S.
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TKISH 521 Intermediate Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: either TKISH 513 or TKISH 515.
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TKISH 522 Intermediate Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 521.
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TKISH 523 Intermediate Turkish (5)
Introduction to modern Turkish literature. First in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: TKISH 522.
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TKISH 543 Istanbul: The City and Literature (5)
Reading selections from social-scientific and literary writing on Istanbul with three films about the city. Further develops reading, writing, and presentations skills in the Turkish language. Prerequisite: TKISH 523.
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TKISH 544 Islam in the Modern Turkish Republic (5)
Introduces major discussions and debates in the modern Turkish republic through readings on Islam in Turkey that draw from a selection of journalistic, literary, and scientific writings. Further develops reading, writing, and presentation skills in the Turkish language. Prerequisite: TKISH 523.
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TKISH 545 Human Landscapes: Nazim Hikmet and the Modern Turkish Republic (5)
Nazim Hikmet's work presents a unique view of the Turkish republic. Introduces the well-known author's work in the original language with a focus on reading, writing, and presentation skills in Turkish. Prerequisite: TKISH 523.
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TKISH 546 Early Decades of the Republic's Turkish Language Reforms (5)
Turkish language and alphabet reforms studies with selections from journalistic, scientific, and literary writings from 1920-1950. Introduces older forms of the language and a basic knowledge of the early decades of the Turkish republic. Involves practices on speaking, reading, writing, and presentations skills in the modern Turkish language. Prerequisite: TKISH 523.
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TKISH 596 Special Studies in Turkish (3-5, max. 15)
Topics vary.
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TKISH 600 Independent Study or Research (*-)
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