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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 3.0
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
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 ..
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
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

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
            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