Bachelor TR-NQF-HE: Level 6 QF-EHEA: First Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 6

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
GEP0436 German IV Fall 3 0 3 5
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: English
Type of course: GE-Elective
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. BURCU ALARSLAN ULUDAŞ
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: This course is prepared according to German A 2.2 Level which is determined according to Common European Language Criteria. In this course, 13-24 units of the Menschen book by Habersack, Pude and Specht of the Hueber publishing house are taught.

The aim of the 12 units taught is to acquire grammar rules at A 2.2 level, and to gain the ability to express oneself, understand and construct the necessary sentences, both for the flow of daily life and for a specific issue on the basis of German A 2.1 level.

The aim of this course is to help students to understand and use complex sentence structures, patterns in accordance with A 2.2 level in everyday life or in a special case on the basis of German A2.1, to help them establish correct dialogues with these sentence structures. teaching will be based.

This course aims to improve the listening, speaking, reading and writing skills of foreign language learning according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
At the end of this course, students will be able to talk about topics such as foreign language learning experiences, television habits, travel habits, weather, newspaper news, user manuals, understand, express feelings such as joy, happiness, frustration, interest, indifference, and respond to suggestions on a subject. will be able to express his / her own ideas, express himself / herself in issues such as persuading others, describing, describing something, and expressing satisfaction and dissatisfaction. Will be able to recognize sentence structures in accordance with A2.2 level and will be able to dialogue with these sentences.

Course Content

With the 12 units of Menschen A2.2, students talk about their foreign language learning experiences, express joy, read newspaper news, user manuals, talk about television habits, book hotels, make directions, talk about travel habits and weather, convince someone recognize the increasingly difficult sentence structures in accordance with A2.2 level in terms of responding to suggestions, expressing interest and indifference, describing, describing something, understanding the user manual, expressing satisfaction and dissatisfaction about a subject, and expressing happiness and frustration, learn grammar rules for these sentences and develop the ability to establish dialogue with these sentences.

Courses will be held for 16 weeks, 3 hours face-to-face and 1 hour via Itslearning. A method that focuses on the active participation of students, will be student-centered, will progress step by step, and will develop grammar as well as reading, writing, listening and speaking skills on the foundation laid down in German A2.1 level.
Students will be able to practice speaking and writing from the first lesson with the knowledge they will have from German A1 and A2.1, and will work in pairs and multiple groups, will support the practice as well as the theory, develop and reinforce the use of language in order to use what they have learned. .

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation


Course Notes / Textbooks: Menschen A2.2, KURSBUCH, Habersack, Pude, Specht, Hueber Verlag, 2013, Ismaning
Menschen A2.2, ARBEITSBUCH, Breitsameter, Glas-Peters, Pude, Hueber Verlag, 2013, Ismaning
References: Derste (sınıfta) dağıtılacak ekstra materyaller, alıştırmalar vs.Itslearning üzerinden öğrenciye ulaştırılacak olan çeşitli web siteleri, bağlantılar, materyaller, testler, alıştırmalar vs.

Evaluation System

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Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) To be able to critically interpret and discuss the theories, the concepts, the traditions, and the developments in the history of thought which are fundamental for the field of new media, journalism and communication.
2) To be able to attain written, oral and visual knowledge about technical equipment and software used in the process of news and the content production in new media, and to be able to acquire effective abilities to use them on a professional level.
3) To be able to get information about the institutional agents and generally about the sector operating in the field of new media, journalism and communication, and to be able to critically evaluate them.
4) To be able to comprehend the reactions of the readers, the listeners, the audiences and the users to the changing roles of media environments, and to be able to provide and circulate an original contents for them and to predict future trends.
5) To be able to apprehend the basic theories, the concepts and the thoughts related to neighbouring fields of new media and journalism in a critical manner.
6) To be able to grasp global and technological changes in the field of communication, and the relations due to with their effects on the local agents.
7) To be able to develop skills on gathering necessary data by using scientific methods, analyzing and circulating them in order to produce content.
8) To be able to develop acquired knowledge, skills and competence upon social aims by being legally and ethically responsible for a lifetime, and to be able to use them in order to provide social benefit.
9) To be able to operate collaborative projects with national/international colleagues in the field of new media, journalism and communication.
10) To be able to improve skills on creating works in various formats and which are qualified to be published on the prestigious national and international channels.