Academic Catalog

DEPARTMENT OF TEACHING ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE

General Information on Undergraduate Program

The English Language Teaching Program aims to instruct and train qualified teachers with a superior knowledge of English, critical teaching and thinking skills, and broad intellectual curiosity of languages and cultures. Graduates will have near-perfect knowledge of English, including the rules and representations underlying the structure of English, Linguistics, Contrastive Turkish-English Structure, and teaching theories and methodologies. Additionally, the ELT program endeavors to provide students with literature and humanities courses to familiarize them with authentic texts, the best examples of written and spoken English, the social and historical contexts of the English language, and interdisciplinary literary and cultural experiences.

Undergraduate Curriculum


FIRST YEAR

First Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
CNG100 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECH. AND APPLICATIONS 0 2 0 1.0
TUR103 TURKISH I: WRITTEN COMMUNICATION 2 2 0 4.0
EFL121 CONTEXTUAL GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION 3 3 0 7.0
EFL123 LISTENING & PRONUNCIATION 3 3 0 7.0
EFL125 ADVANCED READING AND WRITING 3 3 0 7.0
EDUS200 INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION 3 3 0 5.0
GPC100 FIRST YEAR ON CAMPUS SEMINAR 1 0 2 0.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
EFL271 SECOND FOREIGN LANGUAGE I (GERMAN) 3 3 0 4.0
EFL291 SECOND FOREIGN LANGUAGE I (FRENCH) 3 3 0 4.0
GRM201 BASIC GERMAN I 4 4 0 4.0
FRN201 BEGINNING FRENCH I 4 4 0 4.0

Second Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
TUR104 TURKISH II - ORAL COMMUNICATION 2 2 0 4.0
EFL122 CONTEXTUAL GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION II 3 3 0 7.0
EFL124 ORAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS 3 3 0 7.0
EFL126 ADV.READING AND WRITING II 3 3 0 7.0
EFL130 INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE 3 3 0 4.5
Any 1 of the following set ..
EFL272 SECOND FOREIGN LANGUAGE II (GERMAN) 3 3 0 4.0
EFL292 SECOND FOREIGN LANGUAGE II (FRENCH) 3 3 0 4.0
GRM202 BASIC GERMAN II 4 4 0 4.0
FRN202 BEGINNING FRENCH II 4 4 0 4.0

SECOND YEAR

Third Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL211 ENGLISH LITERATURE I 3 3 0 4.5
EFL245 LINGUISTICS I 3 3 0 4.5
EDUS220 EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 3 3 0 5.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
EFL273 SECOND FOREIGN LANGUAGE III (GERMAN) 3 3 0 4.0
EFL293 SECOND FOREIGN LANGUAGE III (FRENCH) 3 3 0 4.0
GRM203 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN I 4 4 0 4.0
FRN203 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I 4 4 0 4.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
EFL249 ELT METHODOLOGY I 3 3 0 4.0
FLE238 APPROACHES TO ENG.LANG.TEACHING 3 3 0 4.5
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Fourth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL212 ENGLISH LITERATURE II 3 3 0 3.0
EFL244 TRANSLATION STUDIES 3 3 0 5.0
EFL246 LINGUISTICS II 3 3 0 3.0
EFL250 ORAL EXPRESSION AND PUBLIC SPEAKING 3 3 0 7.0
EFL254 ELT METHODOLOGY II 3 3 0 4.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

THIRD YEAR

Fifth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
HST201 0 2 0 2.0
EFL311 ADVANCED WRITING & RESEARCH SKILLS 3 3 0 4.0
EFL315 CONTRASTIVE TURKISH-ENGLISH STRUCTURE 3 3 0 7.0
EFL319 DRAMA ANALYSIS 3 3 0 4.5
EFL321 TEACHING LANGUAGE SKILLS: SPEAKING AND LISTENING 3 3 0 7.0
CTE319 INSTR.TECH.& MATERIALS DEVELOPMENT 3 3 0 6.5
Any 1 of the following set ..
EFL313 LANGUAGE ACQUISITION 3 3 0 5.0
FLE307 LANGUAGE ACQUISITION 3 3 0 5.0

Sixth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
HST202 0 2 0 2.0
EFL318 NOVEL ANALYSIS 3 3 0 7.0
EFL320 TEACHING ENGLISH TO YOUNG LEARNERS 3 3 0 4.5
EFL322 TEACHING LANGUAGE SKILLS: READING AND WRITING 3 3 0 7.0
EFL324 COMMUNITY SERVICE PRACTICE 2 1 2 4.0
EDUS304 CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
EDUS416 TURKISH EDUCATION SYSTEM AND SCHOOL MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

FORTH YEAR

Seventh Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL411 THE ENGLISH LEXICON 3 3 0 7.0
EFL413 ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING & EVALUATION 3 3 0 4.5
EFL415 MATERIALS ADAPTATION & DEVELOPMENT 3 3 0 4.5
EFL417 SCHOOL EXPERIENCE II 4 2 4 7.0
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Eighth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL414 SCHOOLS OF MODERN THOUGHT 3 3 0 5.0
EFL418 PRACTICE TEACHING 4 1 6 13.5
EDUS424 GUIDANCE 3 3 0 5.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

h/w = hours per week