Information Package / Course Catalogue
English Through Skills I
Course Code: YD103
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
Objectives of the Course

This is an A1 (beginner) level course. This course is intended to enable the basic learners to learn and acquire the grammar topics and the words at level A1, as well as to use them effectively in combination with the skills combined with real life conditions. Communicative approach is emphasized.

Course Content

This course provides students with the opportunity to study basic subjects such as introducing oneself, greeting, talking about places where they live, numbers, colors, speaking about their families, talking about activities and hobbies, talking about topics such as days, weeks, months. Throughout the course, students are introduced to basic grammatical subjects such as have got/has got, the verb "be", possessive adjectives, there is / are, imperative sentences, modal verb (can), quantitative adjectives (some, any), contrast conjuction (but) and simple present tense.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Ali Cemal AĞ
Ins. Barış ÇAVUŞ
Ins. Beyhan SEZER
Ins. Cansın ÇALIŞKAN
Ins. Ercan YILMAZ
Ins. Esma ACUN
Ins. Fethiye EFENDİ KIR
Ins. Göksel TURAN
Ins. Hasan Ulvi EVREN
Ins. Hatice KURT
Ins. Hayri ARGUNAT
Ins. Lütfi SARAÇ
Ins. Mehmet Burak OKŞAR
Ins. Mehmet KOLTAŞ
Ins. Mehmet Niyazi YAĞMUR
Ins. Mine GERGÜN
Ins. Murat MADAK
Ins. Nilüfer KARADAVUT
Ins. Nursel ÖZEN
Ins. Özlem DİLAVER
Ins. Özlem MADAK
Ins. Pınar UĞUR
Ins. Rıdvan KORKUT
Ins. Saim ÖZKAN
Ins. Sevim EVREN
Ins. Soner SOFRACI
Ins. Yasir YAREN
Ins. Yıldız BAL
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to introduce themselves and greet people in different ways.
2.To be able to talk about their hometown and where they live, ask people where they live and where they are from and what their nationality and language are.
3.To be able to talk about the family members using personel pronouns, possessive adjectives and "have got / has got"
4.To be able to talk about free time activities and hobbies, tell their favourite hobbies and ask people about their favourite activities and hobbies.
5.To be able to talk about the days of week and the months of year, tell their birthdays and important days and say which days and months they like or dislike.
6.To be able to tell the places in a city and their locations, and ask people where they are.
7.To be able to ask and tell the time and arrange a meeting with someone.
8.To be able to talk about their abilities and which sport activities they can do and can't do.
9.To be able to form an imperative sentence
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Alphabet + Numbers
Week 2 - Theoretical
Greeting + Introducing Yourself
Week 3 - Theoretical
The simple present form of "To Be"
Week 4 - Theoretical
Wh- Questions With The Verb "Be"
Week 5 - Theoretical
Week 6 - Theoretical
Plural and Irregular Nouns + Adjectives
Week 7 - Theoretical
Possessive Adjectives and Possessive 's + Vocabulary About Family
Week 8 - Theoretical
There is / There are + Vocabulary About Places In Towns
Week 9 - Theoretical
Quantifiers (Some, Any) + Ordinal Numbers
Week 10 - Theoretical
Prepositions of Time and Place + Months of the Year
Week 11 - Theoretical
Positive and Negative Imperatives + Telling Time
Week 12 - Theoretical
The Modal Verb ( Can / Can't) + Vocabulary About Sports
Week 13 - Theoretical
Contrast Conjuction (But) + Dates
Week 14 - Theoretical
Simple Present Tense ( Positive and Negative) + Hobbies
Week 15 - Theoretical
Simple Present Tense (Interrogative Sentences and Short answers) + Interests
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Final Examination1%100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory153045
Final Examination110111
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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