Information Package / Course Catalogue
Preparatory Class (english)
Course Code: YD001
Course Type: Preparatory
Couse Group: N/A
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 26
Prt.: 0
Credit: 26
Lab: 0
ECTS: 60
Objectives of the Course

The main focus of the course is to lead students step by step through meaningful activities with integration of four skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing), grammar, vocabulary and authentic materials to reach Intermediate level (B1+). During the course, students explore content about different topics by listening and reading and then expand their written and spoken language through learning related vocabulary and grammar to be able to use English effectively.

Course Content

This course enables students to use related vocabulary about specific topics, do the exercises using newly learnt grammar, use functional language for particular situations, improve their listening and reading comprehension, making meaningful conversations and writing paragraphs on specific topics.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Ali Cemal AĞ
Ins. Barış ÇAVUŞ
Ins. Beyhan SEZER
Ins. Canay KARCI AKTAŞ
Ins. Cansın ÇALIŞKAN
Ins. Dilek ATEŞ
Ins. Ercan YILMAZ
Ins. Esma ACUN
Ins. Fethiye EFENDİ KIR
Ins. Göksel TURAN
Ins. Gülsün POYRAZ SOFRACI
Ins. Hasan Ulvi EVREN
Ins. Hatice KURT
Ins. Hayri ARGUNAT
Ins. Lütfi SARAÇ
Ins. Mehmet Niyazi YAĞMUR
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. Sibel KARASULU
Ins. Soner SOFRACI
Ins. Yasir YAREN
Ins. Yıldız BAL
Learning Outcomes
1.To comprehend English grammar and be able to make sentences in different tenses.
2.To comprehend the techniques of reading, writing, listening and speaking in English.
3.To be able to introduce and describe themselves and others.
4.To be able to report what another person said.
5.To be able to talk about British culture.
6.To be able to give information about people and places.
7.To be able to make promises and give advice.
8.To be able to make deductions, requests and predictions.
9.To be able to talk about possibilities, plans and obligations.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.English File-Elementary - Student's Book (A1-A2)(Oxford University Press)
2.English File-PreIntermediate - Student's Book (A2-B1) (Oxford University Press)
3.English File-Intermediate - Student's Book (B1-B2) (Oxford University Press)
4.Longman Academic Writing Series 1 (PEARSON)
5.Longman Academic Writing Series 2 (PEARSON)
6.North Star Listening & Speaking 1 (PEARSON)
7.North Star Listening & Speaking 2 (PEARSON)
8.My Grammar Lab Elementary (PEARSON)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Verb be +Positive Negative Questions + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 2 - Theoretical
Possessive Adj.Adjectives, Singular-Plural Nouns, Imperative, Present Simple + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 3 - Theoretical
Word Order in Questions,Frequency Adverbs, Possessive 's, can/can't+ Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 4 - Theoretical
Present Continuous Tense, Object Pronouns+ Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 5 - Theoretical
Past Simple, Thereis/are, some/any + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 6 - Theoretical
Countable/Uncountable nouns, some/any+ Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 7 - Theoretical
Quantifiers,Comparatives-Superlatives + Be going to + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 8 - Theoretical
Be going to, Adverbs, Articles + Present Perfect Tense + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 9 - Theoretical
Present Perfect/Past Simple + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 10 - Theoretical
Present Continuous/Present Simple + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 11 - Theoretical
Past Simple/Past Continuous+ Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 12 - Theoretical
Future Tenses, Relative Clause, Present Perfect + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 13 - Theoretical
Comparatives-Superlatives + Persent Perfect/Past Simple T.+ Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 14 - Theoretical
Will/Won't/Shall, Quantifiers + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 15 - Theoretical
Infinitives/Gerund, have to/must + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 16 - Theoretical
Review of Verb Tenses+ Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 17 - Theoretical
If clause type 1, should + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 18 - Theoretical
If clause type 2, Present Perfect Tense + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 19 - Theoretical
Phrasal Verbs, used to, passive voice + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 20 - Theoretical
Past Perfect, Reported Speech + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 21 - Theoretical
Action/Nonaction verbs, Future Forms, Present Simple/Present Continuous + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 22 - Theoretical
CPresent Perfect T./Present Perfect Continuous T. + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 23 - Theoretical
Comparatives/Superlatives, Articles + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 24 - Theoretical
Modals of Obligation, Prohibition, Ability,Possibility + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 25 - Theoretical
Past Tenses + Used to + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 26 - Theoretical
Passives + Modals of Deduction + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 27 - Theoretical
First Conditional, Future Time Clauses + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 28 - Theoretical
Second Conditional + Gerund/Infinitives + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 29 - Theoretical
Reported Speech + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 30 - Theoretical
Third Conditional + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 31 - Theoretical
Relative Clauses + Quantifiers+Question Tags + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Week 32 - Theoretical
Revision of Grammar + Related Vocabulary, Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing Skills
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination4%36
Final Examination1%40
Quiz8%16
Project2%8
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory3218261408
Project25112
Quiz84140
Midterm Examination46232
Final Examination18210
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)1502
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
OÇ-2
OÇ-3
OÇ-4
OÇ-5
OÇ-6
OÇ-7
OÇ-8
OÇ-9
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