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DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN LANGUAGE EDUCATION

General Information on Undergraduate Program

The Department of Foreign Language Education offers a B.A. program in English Language Teaching. Taking into consideration the latest developments in the field, students are provided with a solid foundation in the English language, English literature, methodology, educational sciences and linguistics in order to make them fully qualified teachers of English in secondary schools. The Department also offers a wide selection of elective courses in literature and linguistics to students in other Faculties.

Undergraduate Curriculum


FIRST YEAR

First Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
CEIT100 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN EDUCATION 3 2 2 4.0
FLE134 CONTEXTUAL GRAMMAR II 3 3 0 7.0
FLE137 LISTENING AND PRONUNCIATION 3 3 0 7.0
EDS200 INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION 3 3 0 5.0
ENG101 ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES I 4 4 1 6.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
HIST2201 0 2 0 2.0
HIST2205 HISTORY OF THE TURKISH REVOLUTION I 0 2 0 2.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
TURK103 ORAL COMMUNICATION 2 2 0 3.0
TURK107 TURKISH I 2 2 0 4.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Second Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
BA100 CAREER PLANNING 0 1 0 2.0
FLE129 INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE 3 3 0 4.5
FLE200 INSTRUCTIONAL PRINCIPLES AND METHODS 3 3 0 7.0
FLE280 ORAL EXPRESSION AND PUBLIC SPEAKING 3 3 0 7.0
ENG102 ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES II 4 4 1 6.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
TURK104 WRITTEN EXPRESSION 2 2 0 3.0
TURK108 TURKISH II 2 2 0 4.0
Any 1 of the following set ..
HIST2202 0 2 0 2.0
HIST2206 HISTORY OF THE TURKISH REVOLUTION II 0 2 0 2.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

SECOND YEAR

Third Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
CEIT319 INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY AND MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT 3 2 2 6.5
FLE140 ENGLISH LITERATURE I 3 3 0 4.5
FLE146 LINGUISTICS I 3 3 0 4.5
FLE238 APPROACHES TO ENG.LANG.TEACHING 3 3 0 4.5
EDS220 EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 3 3 0 5.0
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Fourth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
FLE217 ELT CURRICULUM DESIGN 3 3 0 5.0
FLE241 ENGLISH LITERATURE II 3 3 0 4.5
FLE261 LINGUISTICS II 3 3 0 4.5
FLE352 COMMUNITY SERVICE 2 1 2 6.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

THIRD YEAR

Fifth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
FLE221 DRAMA ANALYSIS 3 3 0 4.5
FLE262 ELT METHODOLOGY I 3 3 0 4.0
FLE307 LANGUAGE ACQUISITION 3 3 0 5.0
FLE311 ADVANCED WRITING RESEARCH SKILLS 3 3 0 4.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Sixth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
FLE304 ELT METHODOLOGY II 3 3 0 4.5
FLE308 TEACHING ENGLISH TO YOUNG LEARNERS 3 3 0 5.0
FLE337 ASPECTS OF BILINGUALISM AND MULTILINGUALISM 3 3 0 5.0
EDS304 CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
EDS416 TURKISH EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM AND SCHOOL MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

FOURTH YEAR

Seventh Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
FLE315 NOVEL ANALYSIS 3 3 0 7.0
FLE405 MATERIALS ADAPTATION & DEVELOPMENT 3 3 0 4.5
FLE413 ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING AND EVALUATION 3 3 0 4.5
FLE423 TRANSLATION 3 3 0 7.0
FLE425 SCHOOL EXPERIENCE 3 1 4 6.0

Eighth Semester
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Lab (h/w) ECTS
FLE404 PRACTICE TEACHING 5 2 6 10.0
FLE414 CURRENT ISSUES IN LINGUISTICS 3 3 0 5.0
EDS424 GUIDANCE 3 3 0 5.0
            DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE
            NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

h/w = hours per week