Academic Catalog

TURK109 LANGUAGE AND EXPRESSION I

Course Code: 6420109
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Turkish Language
Language of Instruction: Turkish
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer Dr. SERHAT ADEM KRKUYU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

1. Introduction and Course Content
2. Language, The Origin of Language, Characteristics of Language
3. Language and Thought, Language and Culture, Communication and Language
4. Specifications and Differences of Oral Expression And Written Expression
Principles of Expression, Criterias of Textuality
5. Articulation of Turkish Language: Stress, Intonation and Melodies-Fundamentals of . Speech and Body Language
6. Effective Presentation Techniques
7. Basic Rules of Written Expression-Outline and The Arrangement of Thoughts
8. Types of Writing Styles: Expository, Narrative, Descriptive and Argumentative
9. Paragraph and Creating Paragraph
Structural Specifications of Text, Introduction, Body, Conclusion
10. Spelling and Punctuation Rules
11. Midterm
12. Oral Expression Types I: Panel, Forum, Debate.
13. Oral Expression Types II: Symposium, Briefing, Discussion.
14. Oral Expression Types III: Interviews, Conferences, Congress.