FACULTY OF LETTERS
ARABİC LANGUAGE AND LİTERATURE
Head of Department: Professor Recep DİKİCİ

Erasmus Co-ordinator: Assistant Professor Şerafettin YILDIZ

Farabi Coordinator: Assistant Professor Şerafettin YILDIZ

Mevlana Coordinator

ECTS Coordinator: Assistant Professor Şerafettin YILDIZ

Purpose: During the four years of education, Department of Arabic Language and Literature aims at educating students on arabic Language and Literature,Arabic history, culture, grammar, conversation, translation, literary knowledge, Classical and Modern texts besides this program teaches students lessons of Persian, Ottoman Turkish, The princpially aim of this program is to equip students with knowledge and s that provides working in the university,public and private sectors and research and training center.

Vision: The biggest aim of Department of Arabic Language and Literature is to educate expert academic staff in their field and students who are knowledgeable and sful. Vision of this program is to educate students who have good knowledge of Arabic language and can read and understand the classic, modern and actual texts, at the same time, pass on the idea of someone else in this language.Arabic Language and Literature teaches courses that are about the history of the period of ignorance,The period after Islam, the Umayyads, the Andalusian Umayyads etc. and literature including of XX. century.

Mission: The target of Arabic Language and Literature is to prepare students for career and the academic world. The main aim of this program is to recognize Arabic language, literature and culture and provide learning the this language good enough to be helpful for Turkey. Besides, Arabic Language and Literature aims at bringing resources in the field of language and literature, common historical process.

Program Language: Turkish and Arabic

Program Description: During the four years of education, Department of Arabic Language and Literature aims at educating students on Arabic Language and Literature, Arabic history, culture, grammar, conversation, translation, literary knowledge, Classical and Modern texts besides this program teaches students lessons of Persian, Ottoman Turkish. The princpially aim of this program is to equip students with knowledge and s that provides working in the university,public and private sectors and research and training center.

Admissions Requirements: The students are admitted by an exam which is performed by OSYM (Student Selection and Placement System)

Recognition of Prior Learning: Associate degree graduates in theology are accepted with the exams of vertical transition. Students may be exempt from Ataturks Principles and History of Turkish Revolution , Turkish Language and Foreign Language that taught during associate degree furthermore

Graduation Requirements: Department of Arabic Language and Literature has no preparation class and offers 4 year of education. A student is to graduate, needs to complete all lectures, probations, tests etc. successfully. Students requires to have at least 2.00 GPA to be graduated. For more information see regulations of Selçuk University, article 22. Students those completed the program successfully are given the licence degree of program. Fore more informations see regulations of Selçuk University, section 4, article 23.

Principles of Assessment and Evaluation: Success of students has been scaled by written or verbal exams, projects and seminars which are given to the students during the term. A student that has got one of the AA, BA, BB, CB or CC marks is will be successfull in that lecture. If a student gets DD or DC in a lecture needs to have at least 2.00 GPA to be successfull.For more information see regulations of Selçuk University, section 3, articles from 9 to 15.

Employment Opportunities: Arabic Language and Literature students who have graduated from the program given the title of Arabic Language and Literature philologist. Part of them while maintaining academic life, some of them can have the opportunity to work the Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the institutions of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Directorate General of Security, TRT, the Armed Forces, Intelligence Agency, the State Archives, the Foundation team, writing works in libraries, embassies, consulates, visual and print media organizations operate, the tourism agencies and the private sector.Students may be appointed as a teacher if they receive pedagogical formation.

Jump to Top Degree Programs: Students who are graduated from Arabic Language and Literature may apply for master and doctorate programs of Arabic Language and Literature or other programs providing that they meet the conditions. For more information about admission and graduation in those programs, see Seulçuk University, Regulation of Upper Degree Education, article 25.