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TURKISH-MEDIUM PROGRAMS (General English)

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ENGL 161

ENGL161 is a 1st semester, 1st year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to halfway towards A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.

ENGL 162

ENGL162 is a 2nd semester, 1st year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in academic settings.

ENGL171

ENGL171 is a 1st semester 1st year English Language course. It aims to develop all four skills. By the end of this course, students are expected to improve the level of their English to A1 as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).  The course is for Turkish Medium Programs.

ENGL172

ENGL172 is a 2nd  semester 1st year English Language course. It aims to further develop all four skills. By the end of this course, students are expected to further improve the level of their English to A1+ as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).  The course is for Turkish Medium Programs.

ENGL203

ENGL 203 is a basic Vocational English course offered in the third semester. The course aims to revise technical terms and knowledge while using a range of skills, including reading, writing, and oral communication skills. Throughout the course, the students will focus on tasks that intend to help them in their immediate and future academic and professional life. The tasks selected for this course will be parallel with topics covered in their field of study. Therefore, students will not only have the opportunity to digest those topics but they will also practise the English language.

ENGL302

This is an intensive writing course which aims to further improve the writing skills of students. Writing skills are essential to academic success and this course will help them better cope with their academic studies and increase their self-confidence in academic writing. Specifically, this course will focus on helping students to write clear, well organized and well developed work, using a wide range of vocabulary and grammatical structures. This course will also help students evaluate more critically their own work and that of others.

ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES PROGRAMS (FACULTY OF LAW)

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ENGL153

ENGL153 is a a 1st  semester, a 1st  year English language course.  It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).  This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in academic settings. The course is for School of Justice.

ENGL154

ENGL154 is a 2nd  semester, 1st year English language course.  It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).  This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in academic settings. The course is for School of Justice.

ENGL155

ENGL155 is a 1st semester, 1st year English language course.  It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to A2 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).  This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in academic settings. The course is for Faculty of Law.

ENGL156

ENGL156 is a 2nd semester, 1st year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Contact hours are 8 hours per week. The course is for Faculty of Law.

ENGL157

ENGL157 is a 1st semester, 1st year English language course for the students in the Faculty of Law.  It aims to further develop all four skills. By the end of this course, students are expected to improve the level of their English to A2+ level as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). The course is for Faculty of Law.

ENGL158

ENGL158 is a 2nd semester, 1st year English language course for the students in the Faculty of Law. It is designed to help students improve their level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). The purpose of the course is to develop students' awareness of English and to improve their language and communication skills. The course is for Faculty of Law.

ENGL255

ENGL255 is a 1st semester, 2nd year course. It is a sophomore legal English course for the students in the Faculty of Law. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the CEFR. The main focus of the course is on the development of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in legal English as well as legal jargon.

ENGL256

ENGL256 is a 2nd semester, 2nd year course. It is a sophomore legal English course for the students in the Faculty of Law. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English partially to B1 level, as specified in the CEFR. The main focus of the course is on the development of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in legal English as well as legal jargon.

TOLES COURSES (Area Elective Courses) (FACULTY OF LAW)

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ENGL352

ENGL352 is a 1st  semester, 3rd year course. It is an English course which aims to teach Legal English starting at the foundation level. It also prepares students for TOLES (Test of legal English Skills). Contact hours are three hours per week. The course is for the Faculty of Law.

ENGL353

ENGL353 is a 2nd semester, 3rd year course. It is an English course which aims to teach Legal English starting at the  foundation level.  It also prepares students for TOLES (Test of legal English Skills). Contact hours are three hours per week. The course is for the Faculty of Law.

ENGL452

ENGL452 is a 1st  semester, 4th year course. It is an English course which aims to teach Legal English at the foundation level. It also prepares students for TOLES (Test of legal English Skills). Contact hours are three hours per week. The course is for the Faculty of Law.

ENGL453

ENGL453 is a 2nd semester, 4th year course. It is an English course which aims to teach Legal English to law students starting at the foundation level. It also prepares students for TOLES (Test of legal English Skills). Contact hours are three hours per week. The course is for the Faculty of Law.

ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES PROGRAMS (FACULTY OF TOURISM)

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ENGL105

ENGL105 is a 1st semester, 1st year ESP course at the Faculty of Toursim. This course is intended for both two-year and the four-year program students who are at B1+ level of English according to CEFR. The purpose of this course is to consolidate and develop students' knowledge and ability to understand and use familiar tourism related expressions and specific practical needs in connection with tourism, recreation and culinary issues. The prime focus will be on the further reading, speaking, listening and writing skills in job related settings, and on improving study skills in general.

ENGL106

The ENGL106 is a 2nd semester, 1st year ESP course at the Facutly of Tourism. This course is intended for both the two-year and the four-year program students who are at B2 level of English according to CEFR. The main emphasis is placed on the strategies necessary for effective professional communication. Thus the course provides guidance and a context for developing reading and writing skills, as well as offering students specially designed speaking classes once a week.

ENGL 107

The ENGL107 is 1st semester, 1st year ESP course of the Culinary Arts Programme at the Faculty of Tourism. This course is intended for the two-year students who are at A1 level of English according to CEFR. Throughout the semester, the students will study grammar and culinary arts terminology as well as tenses. The aim of this course is to further equip students with general and specific English terminology and expressions that will help them to understand basic cooking instructions and to give systematic instuructions for preparing recipes.

ENGL108

The ENGL108 is a 2nd semester, 1st year ESP course of the Culinary Arts programme at the Faculty of Tourism. This course is intended for both the two-year students who are at A2 level of English according to CEFR. Throughout the semester the students will study grammar and culinary arts terminology as well as tenses. The aim of this course is to further equip students with general and specific English terminology and expressions which will help them to understand basic cooking instructions and to give step by step instuructions for preparing recipes.

ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES PROGRAMS (FACULTY OF MEDICINE)

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ENGL 131
ENGL131 is a 1st year English course for the students studying at the Faculty of Medicine. It is an intensive course for doctors, medical students in the clinical phase of their studies and other medical professionals who need to use English in their work. The course covers medical terminology, practice in specialist vocabulary and a review of basic grammatical structures. Communication with patients and medical colleagues is also thoroughly studied. Reading and writing medical journal articles, case reports using the correct abbreviations and format is another emphasized subject in the course.

ENGL 133
ENGL133 is an elective course offered to the students of Faculty of Medicine. Students are introduced to the anatomy and physiology of body systems and the corresponding medical terms related to them. For each body system, broad coverage of anatomy, physiology, pathology, diagnostic procedures, treatment procedures, and pharmacology is provided. The course emphasizes both terms built from Latin and Greek word parts, and modern English terms, helping students develop a full working word part vocabulary they can use to interpret any new term.

ENGLISH-MEDIUM PROGRAMS (Academic English)

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ENGL181

ENGL181 is a 1st semester, 1st year freshman academic English course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The course connects critical thinking with language skills and incorporates learning technologies.  The purpose of the course is to consolidate students' knowledge and awareness of academic discourse, language structures and lexis. The main focus will mainly be on the development of productive (writing and speaking) and receptive (reading) skills in academic settings.

ENGL182

ENGL182 is a 2nd semester, 1st year freshman academic English course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B2 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The course connects critical thinking with language skills and incorporates learning technologies such as Moodle.  The purpose of the course is to consolidate students' knowledge and awareness of academic discourse, language structures and lexis. The main focus will mainly be on the development of language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking and the improvement of general academic study skills necessary in an academic setting.

ENGL191

ENGL191 is 1st semester, 1st year freshman academic English course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The course connects critical thinking with language skills and incorporates learning technologies such as Moodle.  The purpose of the course is to consolidate students' knowledge and awareness of academic discourse, language structures and lexis. The main focus will be on the development of productive (writing and speaking) and receptive (reading) skills in academic settings.

ENGL192

The ENGL192 is a 2nd semester, 1st year freshman academic English course. It is designed to further help students improve their English to B2 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of References for Languages. The course aims to reconsolidate and develop students' knowledge and awareness of academic discourse, language structures, and critical thinking.  The course also incorporates use of technologies that will promote self-study and Microsoft computer skills. The course will focus on reading, writing, listening, speaking and introducing documentation, and will also focus on presentation skills in academic settings.

ENGL201

ENGL201 is a communication skills course for students at the Faculty of Engineering. The course aims to introduce a range of skills and study skills. Throughout the course the students will be involved in project work intended to help them in their immediate and future academic and professional life.

COMPLEMENTARY ENGLISH PROGRAMS

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ENGL183

ENGL183 is a 1st semester, 1st year complementary English course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The main focus will mainly be on the development of language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Moreover, the improvement of general academic study skills necessary in an academic setting will be introduced.

ENGL185

The ENGL185 is a 1st semester, 1st year complementary English course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to B1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The main focus will mainly be on the development of language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Moreover, the improvement of general academic study skills necessary in an academic setting will be introduced.

UNIVERSITY ELECTIVE COURSES

ENGLISH COURSE PROGRAMS

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ENGL114

This course aims to orientate students to the demands of academic life, develop general knowledge and critical thinking skills, and improve communication skills. This specific course aims to enhance students' abilities of public speaking in academic settings in terms of various speech events such as informative speech, seminar, persuasive speech and debate. Therefore, students will be given the opportunity to express opinion, give information, persuade, agree and disagree with their classmates in a real context. While practicing these skills, students will be required to read academic texts both to develop their abilities in coping vocabulary and comprehension of the text besides widening their perspectives on the raised issues.

ENGL309

This course is designed for the students of the Health Sciences Faculty who need to read and understand the documents and reference books in English to be able to digest and comprehend for their future careers. The purpose of this course is to further consolidate and develop students' knowledge and awarenes of medical response, languae structures and lexis in their level. The prime focus will be on the further development of reading in academic and medical settings, and on improving study skills in general. In addition this course is designed to help students improve their vocational English to A2 level as specified in the Common European Framework of References for languages. The course aims to familiarize students' knowledge of vocational English in the field of Health Sciences through raising awareness of useful language structures, vocabulary, reading and note taking.

ENGL 315

This course is offered for the Health Sciences Faculty, Nursing Department students. The students are at A2 level according to the CEFR. This course is designed to improve the communication skills and English Language knowledge of health care with an emphasis on listening and speaking. The course covers core areas of nursing such as patient admission, taking medical specimens and post operation assessment. The tasks and activities are designed based on everyday nursing scenarios to make the course relevant and motivating.

ENGL402

This course is advanced reading skills for academic study. This course will develop students' awareness of the reading process for academic purposes. It is designed to improve reading and critical thinking skills. Topics include vocabulary enhancement; extracting implied meaning; analyzing author's purpose, tone, and style; and drawing conclusions and responding to written material. Some sections may specialize in discipline-specific reading and academic success skills. Upon completion, students should be able to comprehend and analyze university-level reading material. Students will also do extensive reading outside of class to develop their interest in reading English and enhance learner autonomy.

MLDE117

MLDE117 course is designed to guide students through the career and academic exploration, coaching and planning processes and to provide the strategies and skills necessary for a lifetime of career-related decision making. 

MLDE118
MLDE118 course is designed for students interested in understanding the effect of globalization on cultures. It will cover the history, the widespread misconceptions about multiculturalism. The course is based on an interactive pedagogy to empower students to become more critical and focused in their thinking.

UNIVERSITY ELECTIVE COURSES

TURKISH-MEDIUM PROGRAMS

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MDBS117

MDBS117 course is designed to guide students through the career and academic exploration, coaching and planning processes and to provide the strategies and skills necessary for a lifetime of career-related decision-making. 

MDBS118

MDBS 118 is an elective course that is only open to departments whose medium of education is Turkish. Students who take the course are required to read, discuss and express themselves about concepts such as globalisation, multiculturalism, language, culture, and critical thinking.

UNIVERSITY ELECTIVE COURSES

FOREIGN LANGUAGES PROGRAMS

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FREN101

The FREN101 aims to develop all four skills. By the end of this course, students are expected to improve the level of their French to A1 according to CEFR.

FREN111

The FREN111 aims to develop all four skills. By the end of this course, students are expected to improve the level of their French to A1 according to CEFR.

FREN102

FREN 102 aims to help students further improve the level of their French to low A2 according to CEFR.

FREN112

FREN 112 is the continuation of FREN 111. It aims to improve the critical thinking of students within the skills of language.  Reading, vocabulary, daily idioms will be used to increase the ability of practice with help of dialogues and mutual conversations.

FREN201
FREN 201 is designed to help students improve the level of their French to A2 level and introduce to B1 level according to CEFR.

FREN211

This is a basic French course introducing the French language. It incorporates all four-language skills and introduces basic grammar structures, vocabulary and reading skill.The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Russian-speaking environment.

GERM101

The GERM101 course is an introduction to the German language for speakers with no or a little knowledge of German. It incorporates all four language skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) and covers basic grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Teaching is based on interactive learning, where students are encouraged to use the language in class as much as possible. Self-study at home is also an important part of the course. By the end of this course, students should be able to communicate in everyday situations in German-speaking countries and they will have gained an insight into German culture and civilisation.

GERM102

The GERM102 course is the continuation of the introduction to the German language for speakers with no or a little knowledge of German. It incorporates all four language skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) and covers basic grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Teaching is based on interactive learning, where students are encouraged to use the language in class as much as possible. Self-study at home is also an important part of the course. By the end of this course, students should be able to communicate in everyday situations in German-speaking countries and they will have gained an insight into German culture and civilization.

GERM111

This is a basic German course introducing the German language. It incorporates all four language skills and provides an introduction to basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a German speaking environment.

GERM112
This course incorporates all four language skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) and covers grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. The topics covered are part of the syllabus for level A1/A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
GERM201

The GERM201 course is the final course in the introduction to the German language for speakers with no or a little knowledge of German. It incorporates all four language skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) and covers basic grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Teaching is based on interactive learning, where students are encouraged to use the language in class as much as possible. Self-study at home is also an important part of the course. By the end of this course, students should be able to communicate in everyday situations in German-speaking countries and they will have gained an insight into German culture and civilization.

GREE101

This is a basic Greek course introducing the Greek language to the students of Law Faculty. It incorporates all four language skills and provides an introduction to basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Greek speaking environment.

GREE111

This is a basic Greek course introducing the Greek language. It incorporates all four language skills and provides an introduction to basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Greek speaking environment.

GREE112

This course incorporates all four language skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) and covers grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. The topics covered are part of the syllabus for level A1/A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

GREE211

This is a basic Greek course introducing the Greek language. It incorporates all four-language skills and provides an introduction to basic grammar structures.The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Greek speaking environment.

RUSS101

This is a basic Russian course, introduction to the Russian Language based on task-based learning.  It incorporates all four-language skills (listening, reading, writing, and speaking) and introduces basic grammar structures.  The main aim of this course is to enable the students to "understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type in Russian at A1 level.

RUSS111

This is a basic Russian course introducing the Russian language to the students of Law Faculty. It incorporates all four-language skills and introduces basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Russian-speaking environment.

RUSS211

This is a basic Russian course course introducing the Russian language. It incorporates all four-language skills and introduces basic grammar structures, vocabulary and reading skill.The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Russian-speaking environment.

TUSL181

TUSL 181 is a basic Turkish course introducing the Turkish Language. It incorporates all four-language skills and introduces basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Turkish-speaking environment.

TUSL191
TUSL 191 is a compulsory course for the foreign students in the Medicine Faculty in the 1st year 1st semester. It is based on the introduction to Turkish Language and  incorporates all four language skills and provides an introduction to basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situations, both in the classroom and in a Turkish-speaking environment.
TUSL192

TUSL 192 is a compulsory course for the foreign students in the Medicine Faculty in the 1st year 2nd semester. It is based on the introduction to Turkish Language and  incorporates all four language skills and provides an introduction to basic grammar structures. Students will be encouraged to develop their writing skills through a variety of tasks. The aim of this course is for students to be able to understand and communicate in everyday situation s, both in the classroom and in a Turkish-speaking environment.

TUSL291

TUSL 291  is a compulsory course for the 2nd year foreign students in the Medicine Faculty. It is based on communication in Turkish. The aim of the course is to comprehend the main idea of the conversations done in their daily life. They will be able to follow the meaning behind long sentences and ask for repetition.

TUSL391
TUSL 391 is a compulsory course for the 3rd year foreign students in the Medicine Faculty. The aim of the course is to comprehend the main idea of the conversations done in their daily life. They will be able follow the meaning behind long sentences and ask for repetition. They will also be able to set up communication in their daily life especially in urgent cases, for example, when they are in hospital, pharmacy, etc. They will practice to comprehend the main idea of the written texts and also reflects their ideas in discussions.

POST–GRADUATE COURSES

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ENGL509

This is a 1st semester intensive English course. The course connects critical thinking with language skills and study skills. The main focus is on the development of language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking.

ENGL511

This is a 1st semester intensive English course. The course connects critical thinking with language skills and study skills. The main focus is on the development of language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking.

ENGL513
This is for students in the 1st semester of a postgraduate course of study who need to develop their level of academic English to a more proficient level in order to successfully cope with the demands of advanced academic study.
ENGL515

This is an advanced academic English course for postgraduate students who need to further develop their English language skills to cope better with their academic studies. Students will receive extensive practice in the areas of reading and writing, and also focus on lexis and grammar relevant to academic studies. This course is ideal for graduate students who are in the 1st semester of their studies.

POST-GRADUATE ELECTIVE COURSES

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ENGL523

The ENGL523 is a post-graduate academic English course. The purpose of this course is to develop the academic writing skills of MA/MS and Ph.D. candidates. The prime focus will be on examining authentic academic texts, and analysing such elements as structure, lexis, and style in theses and dissertations. Participants will then be invited to exploit this detailed understanding of textual dynamics in their own writing and helped to produce work that is accurate, concise, and appropriate.

ENGL 525

The ENGL525 is a post-graduate academic English course. It is an elective course on presentation skills, including thesis defence for 2nd year and Ph.D. candidates. The purpose of this course is to develop academic presentation skills of MA/MS and Ph.D. candidates. In this course students will be given the opportunity to express opinion, give information, persuade, agree and disagree with their classmates in a real context. While practicing these skills, students will be required to read academic texts both to develop their abilities in coping vocabulary and comprehension of the text besides widening their perspectives on the raised issues.