Ottoman Turkish in Istanbul-2016-Summer School

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Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 20, 2016 to August 5, 2016
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies, World History / Studies

YILDIZ TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Istanbul/TURKEY

Intensive Summer School

OTTOMAN PALEOGRAPHY l – II

20 June-5 August 2016

  1. OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHY AND PALEOGRAPHY l

Ottoman Calligraphy and Paleography I is focused on developing the ability to read, transcribe, and translate printed Ottoman texts mainly from the 19th-20th century.

This level receives 160 hours of instruction (7 weeks: lessons plus practice hours).

Requirements: Intermediate Turkish is required for participating the Ottoman Calligraphy and Paleography I.

 

  1. OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHY AND PALEOGRAPHY ll

In Ottoman Calligraphy and Paleography II lessons we will focus on reading printed and handwritten Ottoman documents such as archives, newspapers, chronicals and etc. There can be aditional reading materials due to the interest of students according to their field of study. The lessons will start with the most common handwriting style called Rik’a and will continue to read other handwriting styles such as Celi, Sülüs, Divani.

This level receives 154 hours (7 weeks) : (instructions, practice hours and studying in the State Archives of Ottoman Empire during the program.

Requirements: At least Intermediate Turkish and reading printed documents are required for participating the Ottoman Calligraphy and Paleography II.

ELECTIVE LANGUAGE LESSONS

Modern Turkish, Uyghur Language, Karamanli Turkish (This language lessons receive 70 hours (7 weeks).

PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES

Seminars, Visits (STATE ARCHIVE, IRCICA, ISAM)

For further information:

Assoc. Prof. Sevim YILMAZ ONDER

E-mail             : sevim.yilmazonder@gmail.com

Web                : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Turkish-Studies-in-Istanbul/

Contact Info: 

Assoc. Prof. Sevim YILMAZ ONDER