Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9900000113TURKISH LANGUAGE - I Compulsory112
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The main objective of this course is to teach the young the structural features, methodology and richness of language and enable them to arouse the love of Turkish language which is fundamental principle of our national unity.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Ferda ZAMBAK
Learning Outcomes
1At the end of the semester, the student knows the rules of the Turkish Language,
2uses language effectively to solve problems of daily life and to expresses him/herself,
3knows the types and contents of general and specific information resources,
4becomes skillful at official and literary correspondence,
5improves his/her communication skills,
6gains superior features in human relations and manages social relations in a positive way,
7improves his/her systematic thinking ability,
8has a command of professional terminology and develops interpreting capacity,
9improves his/her public speaking skills.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Language and languages; (Language-Nation Relations, Language-Culture) Languages in the world and the place of Turkish language among other languages; (Language families in terms of their sources) Historical Development of Turkish written language: (Old Turkish- Middle Turkish-Divanü Lügati't-Türk, Atabet'ül Hakayık, Harezm Turkish) . Old Turkey Turkish (Old Anatolian Turkish) ; The era new Turkish, Modern Turkish era, West (West eastern Turkish) Turkey's Turkish, East (North-eastern Turkish) Karatay Turkish Phonetics; (Sound and the formation of sound the harmony of vowel sounds) , Fundamental sound Features in Turkish; (Features sound of Turkish, Spelling structure of Turkish, Sentence Emphasis) . Morphology; (Words in terms of form, prefixes, suffixes, roots) . Enumeration and words in respect to their functions; (Noun, pronouns, and adjectives) Verbs; (Shape and Tense supplements). Prepositions-Gerunds; (Derived from nouns-verbs). Meaning Science: Meaning in word, The frame of word meaning. Sentence Knowledge: (Kinds of Sentences). The analysis of sentences.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The concept of language, its definition and properties
2Culture, Language, Civilization and the interpretation of the relationship among them
3History of the Turkish language - Turkish language today and its span
4Spelling rules
5Punctuation
6Applications related to spelling and punctuation
7Phonetics of Turkish and its applications
8Midterm exam
9The word information
10Sentences
11Applications of vocabulary knowledge and syntax
12General information about composition
13The plan for composition writing and its applications
14Methods of statement in composition writing and their applications
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Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Self Study14456
Individual Study for Mid term Examination111
Individual Study for Final Examination100
Homework111
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)61
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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