Department of Foreign Language Education

English Language Teaching (Undergraduate)

The Department of Foreign Language Education offers a B.A. program in English Language Teaching. Taking into consideration the latest developments in the field, students are provided with a solid foundation in the English language, English literature, methodology, educational sciences and linguistics in order to make them fully qualified teachers of English in primary, secondary and tertiary educational institutions.

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Undergraduate Curriculum

FIRST YEAR

First Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE129

INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE

3

3 0 4.5

FLE133

CONTEXTUAL GRAMMAR I

3

3 0 7.0

ENG101

ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES

(*please see notes below)

ENG211

ACADEMIC SPEAKING SKILLS 

(*please see notes below)

EDS200  INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION 3 3 0 5.0
IS100 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS 0 2 0 1.0
 

RESTRICTED ELECTIVE 1

(*please see notes below)

 Any 1 of the following set.. 
TURK103 ORAL COMMUNICATION 2 2 0 4.0
TURK107 TURKISH I 2 2 0 4.0
TURK201 ELEMENTARY TURKISH 0 4 0 2.0

Second Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE134

CONTEXTUAL GRAMMAR II

3

3 0 7.0

ENG102

ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES II 

(*please see notes below)

ENG311

ADVANCED COMMUNICATION SKILLS 

(*please see notes below)

FLE140 ENGLISH LITERATURE I 3 3 0 4.5
FLE146 LINGUISTICS I 3 3 0 4.5
 

RESTRICTED ELECTIVE 2

(*please see notes below)

Any 1 of the following set .. 
TURK104 WRITTEN EXPRESSION 2 2 0 4.0
TURK108 TURKISH II 2 2 0 2.0
TURK202 INTERMEDIATE TURKISH 0 4 0 2.0

 SECOND YEAR

Third Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

CEIT319

INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY AND MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT

3

2 2 6.5

FLE238

APPROACHES TO ENG.LANG.TEACHING

3

3 0 4.5

FLE241

ENGLISH LITERATURE II

3

3 0 4.5
FLE261 LINGUISTICS II  3 3 0 4.5
 

RESTRICTED ELECTIVE 3

(*please see notes below)

EDS220 EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 3 3 0 5.0

Fourth Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE200

INSTRUCTIONAL PRINCIPLES AND METHODS 3 3 0 7.0

FLE221

DRAMA ANALYSIS

3

3 0 4.5

FLE262

ELT METHODOLOGY I

3

3 0 4.0
FLE270 CONTRASTIVE TURKISH-ENGLISH 3 3 0 7.0
FLE280 ORAL EXPRESSION AND PUBLIC SPEAKING  3 3 0 7.0
  DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

THIRD YEAR

Fifth Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE304

ELT METHODOLOGY II

3

3 0 4.5

FLE307

LANGUAGE ACQUISITION

3

3 0 5.0

FLE311

ADVANCED WRITING RESEARCH SKILLS

3

3 0 4.0
FLE315 NOVEL ANALYSIS  3 3 0 7.0
Any 1 of the following set .. 
HIST2201 PRINCIPLES OF KEMAL ATATÜRK I 0 2 0 2.0
HIST2205 HISTORY OF THE TURKISH REVOLUTION I 0 2 0 2.0
  DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE
NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Sixth Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE308

TEACHING ENGLISH TO YOUNG LEARNERS

3

3 0 5.0

FLE324

TEACHING LANGUAGE SKILLS

3

3 0 7.0

FLE352

COMMUNITY SERVICE

2

1 2 4.0
EDS304 CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
EDS416 TURKISH EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM AND SCHOOL MANAGEMENT 3 3 0 5.0
Any 1 of the following set .. 
HIST2202 PRINCIPLES OF KEMAL ATATÜRK II 0 2 0 2.0
HIST2206 HISTORY OF THE TURKISH REVOLUTION II 0 2 0 2.0
NONDEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

FOURTH YEAR

Seventh Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE405

MATERIALS ADAPTATION AND DEVELOPMENT

3

3 0 4.5

FLE413

ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING AND EVALUATION

3

3 0 4.5

FLE423

TRANSLATION

3

3 0 7.0
FLE425 SCHOOL EXPERIENCE 3 1 4 7.0
  DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Eighth Semester

Course Code

Course Name

METU Credit

Contact (h/w)

Lab (h/w)

ECTS

FLE404

PRACTICE TEACHING

5

2 6 13.5

FLE426

THE ENGLISH LEXICON

3

3 0 7.0

EDS424

GUIDANCE

3

3 0 5.0
  DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

h/w = hours per week

Notes for ENG 101, ENG 102, ENG 211, ENG 311 and Restricted Electives:

1) "ENG"-coded courses are offered by the Department of Modern Languages (Modern Diller Bölümü) in lieu of FLE 135, FLE 136, FLE 137 and FLE 138. All FLE students need to take and pass these courses to be able to graduate.

2) For "ENG"-coded courses, the rules set by the Department of Modern Languages apply. Note, for example, that you need at least a DD from ENG 101 to be able to take ENG 102 (please check METUSIS and the website of the Department of Modern Languages for further details.)

3) The course pool for Restricted Elective 1 is as follows (FLE students need to take one of the following courses):

4500177 Second Foreign Language I (offered by FLE)

6020201 Arabic 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6030201 French 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6040201 German 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6060201 Italian 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6070201 Russian 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6080201 Spanish 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6100201 Greek 201 (offered by the Department of Modern Languages)

6110201 Chinese 201 (offered by the METU Confucius Institute / the Department of Modern Languages)

4) Restricted Elective 2 and Restricted Elective 3 are the respective continuations of the courses taken as Restricted Elective 1.