Turkish

 

TURKISH LANGUAGE STUDIES

This series of courses is intended to introduce students to the Turkish language and prepare them to use the language in their future working life or daily social activities. This course will help students develop Turkish language skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing at a level equivalent to the A1 (Breakthrough) of the Common European Framework of reference for language learning

 

Course Descriptions

 

TURKISH COURSES

LAN 050: Turkish - Beginners level I

The beginner Turkish course is intended to introduce students to the Turkish language and prepare them to use the language in their future working life or daily social activities. They will gain confidence expressing themselves by using simple sentences and exchanging ideas about the culture of the target language. This course will help students to develop Turkish language skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing at a level equivalent to the Common European Framework A1.1 (Breakthrough).
By successfully completing this course, students will have a substantial advantage for their future careers and able to take the LAN 051 Turkish Course.
 
LAN 051: Turkish - Beginners level II

Beginning level II is the sequel to level I and is designed to build upon the four basic skills such as speaking, listening, reading and writing given in level I. This course is intended to introduce students to the Turkish language and prepare them to use the language in their future working life or daily social activities. They will gain confidence expressing themselves by using simple sentences and exchanging ideas about the culture of the target language. This course will help students to develop their Turkish language skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing.
Pre-requisite LAN 050 or equivalent

LAN 052: Turkish - Intermediate level I

This course is designed to build on the current level of the Turkish language and to further improve on this knowledge. The course will cover aspects of grammar and vocabulary as well as encompassing the four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing. The general aim of the course is for students to acquire the ability to accurately understand oral and written Turkish and to speak and write it with some degree of fluency using basic grammatical and lexical structures in a variety of communicative situations.The teaching methods offer role-play, group discussions, listening, written comprehension exercises and essay writing.
Pre-requisite LAN 051 or equivalent

LAN 053: Turkish – Intermediate level II

This course is designed for students to improve their previous basic knowledge in the Turkish language. In this course, students have an opportunity to improve their communicative skills by using interactive expressions related to routine matters, experiences, future plans wishes. At the end of the course, students are expected to be able to communicate easily both in oral and written language by using more complicated phrases and expressions. By the end of the semester, students are expected to be able to reach the A2 (Waystage) level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
Pre-requisite LAN 052 or equivalent