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
TUR109 LANGUAGE AND EXPRESSION I 3 3 0 5.0
HST201 0 2 0 2.0
EFL101 ENGLISH GRAMMAR I 2 2 0 3.0
EFL105 SPOKEN ENGLISH I 2 2 0 2.0
EFL151 ACADEMIC READING SKILLS I 2 2 0 2.0
EFL153 ACADEMIC LISTENING SKILLS AND PRONOUNCIATION I 2 2 0 2.0
EFL155 ACADEMIC WRITING SKILLS I 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS115 INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS240 EDUCATIONAL SOCIOLOGY 2 2 0 3.0
CTE105 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION 3 3 0 5.0
GPC100 FIRST YEAR ON CAMPUS SEMINAR 1 0 2 0.0

Second Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
TUR110 LANGUAGE AND EXPRESSION II 3 3 0 5.0
HST202 0 2 0 2.0
EFL102 ENGLISH GRAMMAR II 2 2 0 3.0
EFL106 SPOKEN ENGLISH II 2 2 0 3.0
EFL149 ADVANCED ENGLISH GRAMMAR 2 2 0 2.0
EFL152 ACADEMIC READING SKILLS II 2 2 0 2.0
EFL154 ACADEMIC LISTENING SKILLS AND PRONOUNCIATION II 2 2 0 2.0
EFL156 ACADEMIC WRITING SKILLS II 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS125 EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS255 EDUCATIONAL PHILOSOPHY 2 2 0 3.0

SECOND YEAR

Third Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
ENGL211 ACADEMIC ORAL PRESENTATION SKILLS 3 3 0 4.0
EFL219 APPROACHES TO ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LEARNING 2 2 0 3.0
EFL251 CRITICAL READING AND WRITING 2 2 0 3.0
EFL267 SURVEY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE I 2 2 0 4.0
EFL289 FOUNDATIONS IN LINGUISTICS I 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS211 INSTRUCTIONAL PRINCIPLES AND METHODS 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS266 INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES 2 2 0 3.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
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
            FREE ELECTIVE
            ELECTIVE
            EDUCATIONAL ELECTIVE

Fourth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL260 ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING CURRICULA 2 2 0 3.0
EFL274 SURVEY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE II 2 2 0 4.0
EFL296 FOUNDATIONS IN LINGUISTICS II 2 2 0 3.0
EFL298 LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS204 HISTORY OF TURKISH EDUCATION 2 2 0 3.0
EDUS214 RESEARCH METHODS IN EDUCATION 2 2 0 3.0
            FREE ELECTIVE
            ELECTIVE
            EDUCATIONAL ELECTIVE

THIRD YEAR

Fifth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL311 ADVANCED WRITING & RESEARCH SKILLS 3 3 0 4.0
EFL313 LANGUAGE ACQUISITION 3 3 0 5.0
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
            FREE ELECTIVE
            ELECTIVE
            EDUCATIONAL ELECTIVE

Sixth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
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
            FREE ELECTIVE
            ELECTIVE
            EDUCATIONAL ELECTIVE

FORTH YEAR

Seventh Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL423 TRANSLATION 3 3 0 3.0
EFL431 ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING PRACTICUM I 5 2 6 10.0
EFL451 COMMUNITY SERVICE 2 1 2 3.0
EFL481 COURSE DEVELOPMENT AND MATERIALS DESIGN IN ELT 3 3 0 3.0
EDUS425 SPECIAL EDUCATION AND MAINSTREAMING 2 2 0 3.0
            ELECTIVE
            EDUCATIONAL ELECTIVE

Eighth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
EFL432 ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING PRACTICUM II 5 2 6 15.0
EFL482 ASSESSMENT IN ELT 3 3 0 4.0
EDUS422 GUIDANCE IN SCHOOLS 2 2 0 3.0
            ELECTIVE
            EDUCATIONAL ELECTIVE

h/w = hours per week