First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Bachelor - Ataturk Faculty of Education - English Language Teaching



General Description ^
History
The "Department of English Language Teaching" was founded in 1982 as part of the "Foreign Languages Teaching Department" at Atatürk Faculty of Education. The department is supported by academic staff, and the trainee teachers are accepted through ÖSYS.

Qualification Awarded
English teaching at primary and secondary schools as well as preparatory classes of universities
Specific Admission Requirements
Students who participate in YGS, LYS or MÜYÖS and succeed can register at the university. Afterwards, a placement test is administered. According to the exam results, the students with insufficient language proficiency attend the English language preparatory school. Those who are successful begin their first semester at the Department of English Language Teaching.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
Formal education according to the legislation of Higher Education. In the case of horizontal or vertical transfers, students may be exempt from the same or similar courses that they previously took from other higher education institutions, by resolution of an exemption committee/departmental board decision. Course matchings of students who have continued their education abroad for one or two semesters within the scope of Erasmus, are also conducted through the departmental board decision.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Theoretical and practical studies will be completed successfully.
Profile of The Programme
The program is modular and composed of Field Information, Pedagogy, Didactic about the field, Methodology and General Culture modules. Course language of the program is English. The duration of education in the department is four years.

The curriculum of the English Language Teaching Department is designed to help students acquire theoretical and practical knowledge relevant to foreign language teaching and to gain critical thinking skills during the four-year undergraduate programme. Along with the undergraduate programme, a Masters program is also available. Students whose GPA is above 80 can also apply for the minor and double major programs in related fields.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
The graduates of English Language Teaching Department can work as an English teacher in all primary and secondary schools in which English is taught as first or second language. They can work in several fields or the private sector which has commercial cooperation with UK or USA. They can work in various areas of tourism as well as in media and communication orientated institutions.
Access to Further Studies
Apart from the undergraduate programme, related Master's and Doctoral programmes have been organised and directed by the Institute of Educational Sciences.

Transition to the graduate programme: Undergraduate academic degree, ALES, Science Exam and interview.
Transition to the Ph.D programme: Master's degree, ALES, ÜDS, Science Exam and interview.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Each semester a midterm and a final examination is given for each course. Make-up exams are held for students who cannot take the regular exams, based on the submisson of a doctor’s report and by a board decision. In order to pass, students must receive at least 40 points on the final exam. The grades are calculated by taking 40% of the midterm exam and 60% of the final exam. At the end of the second academic year, the grade point average of the four semesters must be at least 2.00. The rating system is based on relative evaluation.
Graduation Requirements
The successful completion of the eight-term long program requires to pass all the courses, including the theoretical and practical ones as well as the practicum with a grade point average of 2.00 or above out of 4.00 (GPA).
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Head of Programme:
Assoc. Prof. Derin ATAY

Marmara University
Atatürk Faculty of Education
Department of Foreign Languages Education
Division of English Language Teaching
Göztepe Campus
Ziverbey/Kadıköy - İSTANBUL

E-mail: derin.atay@marmara.edu.tr
Phone: 0216 418 37 86

Web address: http://aef.marmara.edu.tr/bolum/120701/ingilizce-ogretmenligi

Erasmus Coordinator:
Dr. Gary Chambers
gary.chambers@marmara.edu.tr

Facilities

The department embodies about 700 pre-service teachers and 10 full-time and 2 part-time teaching staff. The teaching staff consists of 1 Associate Professor, 4 Assistant Professors, 3 instructors with Doctoral degrees, 2 instructors and 2 part-time instructors.

The physical basis is made up of 1 Department Head Office, 5 instructor offices, 7 classrooms with projectors, 1 Computer lab and 1 Graduate Seminar room.

Our students can attend several universities abroad at the undergraduate level due to agreements that our university signed in relation to ERASMUS. Within the framework of the Erasmus program there are student and staff exchange agreements.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Educating and training teachers to be well equipped for the current time individually, professionally and socially
2 To equip student teachers with the language skills relevant to the Common European Framework C1 level
3 To equip student teachers with effective communication skills, empathy and sensitivity related to intra-cultural and inter-cultural literature, anthropology, and social issues
4 To equip student teachers with knowledge about the country and culture of the target language
5 To equip student teachers with an analytical, critical and scientific approach in learning
6 To equip student teachers with basic learning skills which are not based on rote-learning, but rather on reasoning, investigation and the realization of connections between different concepts
7 To equip student teachers with basic skills to establish connections between different disciplines
8 To equip student teachers with the concepts and methods of foreign language teaching and with the practical skills to apply their knowledge to various contexts, such as written texts and discourses
9 To equip student teachers with the basic skills to investigate the native language and the foreign language in terms of grammatical and linguistic structures; moreover, the students will be able to utilise the similarities and differences in foreign language teaching
10 To equip student teachers with the basic skills to acquire the concepts and methods related to Foreign Language Teaching and to apply them to a number of texts
11 To equip student teachers with the necessary skills to prepare appropriate learning environments for their prospective students by taking into consideration their individual learning differences; students will also learn how to manage classes effectively
12 To equip student teachers with necessary skills to be able to follow educational technologies, to be able to use them in the classroom and to adapt them to teaching
13 To equip student teachers with the information regarding national and international education systems so that they can compare relevant educational systems
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSP1001 Computer I Compulsory 2 2 5
2 EGT1001 Introduction to Educational Sciences Compulsory 3 0 5
3 TTO121 Turkish I: Writing Expression Compulsory 2 0 2
4 KSS1034 Effective Communication in English Compulsory 3 0 4
5 YDIO1007 Oral Communications Skills in English I Compulsory 3 0 3
6 YDIO1001 Contexual English Grammar I Compulsory 3 0 4
7 YDIO1003 Advanced Reading and Writing in English I Compulsory 3 0 4
8 YDIO1005 Listening and Pronunciation in English I Compulsory 3 0 3
Total 22 2 30
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT1002 Educational Psychology Compulsory 3 0 5
2 TTO122 Turkish II: Oral Expression Compulsory 2 0 2
3 YDIO1002 Contextual English Grammar II Compulsory 3 0 4
4 YDIO1004 Advanced Reading and Writing in English II Compulsory 3 0 4
5 YDIO1006 Listening and Pronunciation in English II Compulsory 3 0 3
6 YDIO1008 Oral Communication Skills in English II Compulsory 3 0 3
7 YDIO1010 Word Knowledge in English Compulsory 3 0 4
8 BSP1002 Compter II Compulsory 2 2 5
Total 22 2 30
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT1008 History of Turkish Education Compulsory 2 0 3
2 EGT2003 Principles and Methods of Teaching Compulsory 3 0 5
3 YDIO2001 English Literature I Compulsory 3 0 4
4 YDIO2003 Linguistics in English I Compulsory 3 0 4
5 YDIO2005 First Language Acquisition Compulsory 3 0 4
6 YDIO2007 English - Turkish Translation Compulsory 3 0 5
7 YDIO2009 English Teachers' Presentation Skills Compulsory 3 0 5
Total 20 0 30
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT2018 Technologies and Material Design in English Language Teaching Compulsory 2 2 5
2 EGT2022 English Language Teaching Methods I Compulsory 2 2 5
3 EGT3005 Scientific Research Methods Compulsory 2 0 4
4 YDIO2006 Approaches to English Language Teaching Compulsory 3 0 4
5 YDIO2008 Second Language Acquisition Compulsory 3 0 4
6 YDIO-AB1 Field Elective - 1 Elective 3 0 4
7 YDIO-AB2 Field Elective - 2 Elective 3 0 4
Total 18 4 30
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT3071 Classroom Management Compulsory 2 0 3
2 EGT3023 English Language Teaching Methods II Compulsory 2 2 5
3 YDIO3001 Teaching English to Young Learners I Compulsory 2 2 5
4 YDIO3003 Drama Compulsory 2 2 5
5 YDIO3005 Teaching Language Skills I Compulsory 2 2 5
6 YDIO3007 Teaching English through Literature I Compulsory 3 0 4
7 YDIO-Y1 Second Foreign Language - 1 (French -German) Elective 2 0 3
Total 15 8 30
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT2062 Measurement and Assessment Compulsory 3 0 5
2 THU100 Social Service Practices Compulsory 0 2 1
3 YDIO3002 Teaching English to Young Learners II Compulsory 2 2 5
4 YDIO3006 Teaching Language Skills II Compulsory 2 2 5
5 AEF-US Elective 2 0 3
6 YDIO-AB3 Field Elective - 3 Elective 3 0 4
7 YDIO-AB4 Field Elective - 4 Elective 3 0 4
8 YDIO-Y2 Second Foreign Language - 2 (French-German) Elective 2 0 3
Total 17 6 30
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT4003 Guidance Compulsory 3 0 4
2 ATA121 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution I Compulsory 2 0 2
3 EGT4035 School Experience in English Language Education Compulsory 1 4 7
4 EGT4037 Material and Coursebook Evaluation in English Language Teaching Compulsory 3 0 6
5 EGT4101 Introduction to Special Education Compulsory 2 0 3
6 YDIO-AB5 Field Elective - 5 Elective 2 0 5
7 YDIO-Y3 Second Foreign Language - 3 (French-German) Elective 2 0 3
Total 15 4 30
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT4020 Turkish Educational System and School Management Compulsory 2 0 3
2 ATA122 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution II Compulsory 2 0 2
3 EGT4038 Teaching Practice in English Language Education Compulsory 2 6 10
4 EGT4040 Comparative Education Compulsory 2 0 3
5 EGT4042 Testing and Evaluation in English Language Teaching Compulsory 3 0 5
6 YDIO-AB6 Field Elective - 6 Elective 2 0 3
7 YDIO-AB7 Field Elective - 7 Elective 2 0 4
Total 15 6 30
Elective
4. Semester > YDIO-AB1 Field Elective - 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDIO2012 English Literature II Elective 3 0 4
2 YDIO2021 American Literature Elective 3 0 4
4. Semester > YDIO-AB2 Field Elective - 2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDIO2004 Linguistics in English II Elective 3 0 4
2 YDIO3014 Novel Analysis Elective 3 0 4
5. Semester > YDIO-Y1 Second Foreign Language - 1 (French -German)
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDAO3021 Language Elective I German Elective 2 0 3
2 YDFO3021 Second Foreign Language I French Elective 2 0 3
6. Semester > AEF-US
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BOTE2015 Cyber Pyschology and Education Elective 2 0 3
2 BOTE2017 Introduction to Social Media Elective 2 0 3
3 BOTE2019 Yaratıcı Proje Geliştirme Elective 3 0 3
4 EGT1022 Öğretmenlik Etiği Elective 2 0 3
5 EGT1024 Eğitimde Bireysel Farklılıklar Elective 2 0 3
6 EGT2122 Improving Thinking Skils for Child Elective 2 0 3
7 EGT3104 Öğretmen Yetiştirme Elective 2 0 3
8 EGT4024 Career Development in Science Education Elective 2 0 3
9 EGT4078 Out of School Activities in Geography Elective 2 0 3
10 EGT4080 İntramural Activities in Geography Elective 2 0 3
11 EGT4088 Introduction to Values Education Elective 2 0 3
12 EGT4092 İlkokulda Çağdaş Öğretim Yaklaşımları Elective 2 0 3
13 EGT4100 Eğitim Politikaları Elective 2 0 3
14 IFB4022 Alternative Assessment in Science Education Elective 2 0 3
15 IMO2003 Mathematics and Origami Elective 2 0 3
16 IMO3003 History of Mathematics Elective 2 0 3
17 IMO3009 Mathematics and Art Elective 2 0 3
18 KMY3012 Body Chemistry Elective 2 0 3
19 KMY3014 Chemicals in Life Elective 2 0 3
20 KMY4015 Chemicals in Daily Lives Elective 2 0 3
21 KMY4018 Skill Education in Chemistry Elective 2 0 3
22 KMY4100 Kimya Eğitiminde Nanoteknoloji Elective 2 0 3
23 MAT4096 Matematik ve Teknoloji Elective 2 0 3
24 MAT4098 Matematikte Popüler Konular Elective 2 0 3
25 MZO4051 The Ages Music Elective 2 0 3
26 MZO4052 Music Universe Elective 2 0 3
27 MZO4053 Diksiyon ve Fonetik I Elective 2 0 3
28 MZO4054 Diksiyon ve Fonetik II Elective 2 0 3
29 MZO4055 Turkish Music Choir I Elective 2 0 3
30 MZO4056 Turkish Music Choir II Elective 2 0 3
31 MZO4057 Türk Müziğinde Toplu Uygulama I Elective 2 0 3
32 MZO4058 Türk Müziğinde Toplu Uygulama II Elective 2 0 3
33 OZE100 Entrepreneurship Elective 2 0 3
34 RSO3051 Drama Elective 2 0 3
35 RSO3053 Diksiyon Elective 2 0 3
36 TAR4100 İstanbul Tarihi Elective 2 0 3
37 TAR4102 Sinema ve Tarih Elective 2 0 3
38 TAR4104 Tarih ve Kimlik Elective 2 0 3
39 TDE1090 Istanbul and Literature Elective 2 0 3
40 TDE3094 Actual Problems of Turkish Elective 2 0 3
41 YDAO4090 German Language and Culture Elective 2 0 3
42 YDFO4010 French Language and Culture Elective 2 0 3
43 YDIO4006 Language and Culture Relationship Elective 2 0 3
6. Semester > YDIO-AB3 Field Elective - 3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDIO2010 World Englishes Elective 3 0 4
2 YDIO3004 Turkish-English Translation Elective 3 0 4
6. Semester > YDIO-AB4 Field Elective - 4
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDIO3008 Teaching English through Literature II Elective 3 0 4
2 YDIO3012 Critical Thinking in English Language Teaching Elective 3 0 4
6. Semester > YDIO-Y2 Second Foreign Language - 2 (French-German)
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDAO3022 Language Elective I German Elective 2 0 3
2 YDFO3022 Second Foreign Language II French Elective 2 0 3
7. Semester > YDIO-AB5 Field Elective - 5
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDIO4001 Pragmatics Elective 2 0 5
2 YDIO4003 Testing and Evaluation in English Language Teaching Elective 2 0 5
7. Semester > YDIO-Y3 Second Foreign Language - 3 (French-German)
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 YDAO4023 Language Elective III German Elective 2 0 3
2 YDFO4023 Second Foreign Language III French Elective 2 0 3
8. Semester > YDIO-AB6 Field Elective - 6
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EGT2040 Critical Thinking Elective 2 0 3
2 YDIO4002 Course Design and Planning in English Language Teaching Elective 2 0 3
8. Semester > YDIO-AB7 Field Elective - 7
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 KSS4006 Language and Culture in English Language Teaching Elective 2 0 4
2 YDIO4008 Sociolinguistics Elective 2 0 4

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