First Cycle - Faculty of Arts and Sciences - German Language and Literature
Y : Year of Study S : Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Y S ECTS
ALM321 Contrastive Linguistics I Compulsory 3 5 3
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to show the diversities and similarities of the two languages Turkish and German.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. HAKAN ÇİL
Learning Outcomes
1 The student will be familiar with speech in both languages (Turkish and German).
2 The student can compare differences that are the result of mutual influence in two languages (Turkish and German).
3 The student understands economy in language.
4 The students are aware of the basic differences between languages.
5 The students are familiar with the structural characteristics of languages
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
In depth study of the contrastive linguistics semantic elements of both languages, Turkish and German, will be analysed.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1 What is the meaning of contrastive?
2 Semantic areas
3 Sem analysis based on words I
4 Sem analysis based on words II
5 Sem analysis I
6 Sem analysis II
7 Connotation-denotation I
8 Midterm Preparation Week
9 Midterm Exam
10 Connotation-denotation II
11 Contrasting of word groups
12 Traditional word groups
13 Idioms-phraseology
14 Idioms
15 Word groups in special situation
16 Contrastive analysis based on texts
17 Final Preparation Week
Recommended or Required Reading
- Erkman, Fatma, Semantik-Karşılaştırmalı Anlambilim (Türkisch-Deutsch), M.Ü.
- Erkman, Fatma, Anlam-Çeviri Karşılaştırma, ABC Yayın.
- Zengin, Dursun. Türkçe ve Almanca'da Sıfatlar , TDK Yay., Ankara, 2008.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Description method
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Exam1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Exam1100
Language of Instruction
Language Codes
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Theoretical 14 2 28
Pre Class Self Study 14 1 14
Post Class Self Study 14 2 28
Midterm Preparation 1 12 12
Final Preparation 1 12 12
Total 44 29 94
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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