Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
3403001112019ENGLSIH FOR PROFESSIONAL PURPOSES-I(ANATOLIAN FOLKLORE-I)Compulsory115
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To gain the ability for giving presantations about various subjects related to Anatolian folklore in English.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğ. Gör. Sinan Kurt
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to use English for professional purposes.
2To gain the ability of speaking English for Tourism Guidance.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
Traditional beliefs and practices in Turkish folk culture.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to Tourism Guidance Lecture
2Giving a presentation about Turkish-Islamic understanding to foreign touristsLectureThe presantation is held in Dalyan Merkez Mosque.
3Giving a presentation about Turkish-Islamic understanding to foreign tourists.Evaluation of student presantations. The presantation is held in Dalyan Merkez Mosque.
4Giving a presantation about Turkish-Islamic understanding to foreign tourists. Evaluation of student presantations.
5Life and revolutions of AtaturkLecture
6Life and revolutions of AtaturkEvaluation of students' video presantations.
7Historical development of evil eye belief in Turkey Lecture
8Midterm exam
9Marriage tradations in Turkey.Lecture
10Marriage tradations in Turkey Evaluation of students' video presantations.
11Beliefs and customs related to birth in TurkeyLecture
12Beliefs and customs related to birth in TurkeyEvaluation of student presantations.
13History of circumcison and circumcison tradations in TurkeyLecture
14Practices and tradations of military service in Turkey Lecture
15Practices and tradations of military service in Turkey Lecture
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Yenen, Şerif; 2007. Turkish Odysses, İstanbul: Şan Ofset. http://www.turkishculture.org http://www.allaboutturkey.com
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination150
Role Play/Dramatization250
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures10220
Practice10110
Discussion818
Question-Answer10110
Team/Group Work21020
Observation8216
Brain Storming10220
Role Play/Dramatization212
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
Oral Examination212
Homework10110
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)145
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
LO1
LO2
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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