Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9900000132TURKISH LANGUAGE 1Compulsory474
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The course aims to equip the student with Turkish language skills and the ability to utilize the knowledge in language, culture and literature inthe solution of problems faced in daily life.
Name of Lecturer(s)
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,
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
Turkish language and composition
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
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 --
8Phonetics of Turkish and its applications --
9The word information --
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 --
Recommended or Required Reading
Yakup Karasoy vd. Uygulamalı Türk Dili ve Kompozisyon Bilgileri, Akçağ, Ankara 2004. Zeynep Korkmaz, Türk Dili Grameri, TDK, Ankara 2004. Tuncer Gülensoy, Türkçe El Kitabı, Akçağ Yayınları, Ankara 2000 Zeynep Korkmaz vd. Türk Dili ve Kompozisyon Bilgileri, YÖK, Ankara 2000.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures12020
Individual Study for Mid term Examination31030
Individual Study for Final Examination61060
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
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