Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
KNS201SPEECH TRAININGElective233
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to comprehend the importance of the properly and effective speaking in a daily life; to achieve proper, understandable, clear, fluent and effective speaking; to achieve while expressing the ideas make use of proper and fluent sentences consist of right words.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr. Gör. Onur TINKIR
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to talk to audiences
2Be able to prepare presentations
3Preparing visual support in presentations
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The term of “speaking and speech”, the genres of speech, the reasons prevent from properly and effectively speaking, correct and effective pronunciation, to construct correct and effective sentences, aspects of fluent speech and, to have the ability of proper, understandable, clear, fluent and effective speaking before the audience are will be evaluated in theoretical and comprehending way of teaching.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The importance of effective speech
2Introduction to listening skills
3Introducing elements of speech and the medium
4Introduction to Speech types and applications.
5Fear of public speaking
6Effective use of body language during a conversation
7Aplications 1
8Mid term exam
9Introduction to the prepared and unprepared speeches
10Impromptu speech techniques
11Preparations for speech, space planning
12Study effective presentation techniques, voice exercises
13Types of visuals, support and preparation of visuals
14Aplications 2
15Aplications 3
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Books: Yakıcı, Ali vd; Üniversiteler İçin Türkçe-2 Sözlü Anlatım. Ankara: Gazi Kitapevi, 2011. Aktaş, Şerif-Osman Gündüz; Yazılı ve Sözlü Anlatım. Ankara: Akçağ Yayınları, 2002 (3. Baskı). Supplementary Course Book: YAMAN, E, Doğru. Güzel ve Etkili Konuşma Sanatı. Ankara: Gazi Kitabevi, 2004.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination133
Individual Study for Final Examination111
Reading14228
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1    3 
LO2    3 
LO3    3 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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