Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3610101
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 0(2-0)
ECTS Credit: 2.0
Department: Turkish Language
Language of Instruction: Turkish
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer TAYFUN CAN ONUK
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

The course will cover the following: the importance of the language as a social institution in the life of a nation; relations between culture and language; the Turkish languages and their geographical distribution; history of the Turkish language; phonology of the Turkish language; rules of punctuation. The role of inflection (declension and conjugation) and derivation in the Turkish language. General rules of composition; various forms of written expression.