- Code TURK6002
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Turkish
- Areas of interest Arab and Islamic Studies
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Offered in See Future Offerings
The course will cover Turkish alphabet, spelling and pronunciation as well as vowel harmony. No direct emphasis will be put on grammar, but the use of simple verb tense and other grammatical features will be introduced within sentences. The course will include simple and comprehensive reading passages
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Students at the end of this course will be able to write fairly simple short sentences in present, past and future tenses and read passages of moderate length.
This course aims to cover the Turkish alphabet, spelling and pronunciation as well as vowel harmony. No direct emphasis will be put on teaching grammar, but the use of simple verb tenses in present, past and future as well as other grammatical features will be introduced with sentences. The course will include simple and comprehensive reading passages.
And also aims:
- To further develop students' understanding of Turkish language and culture through reading passages in the prescribed text book.
- To develop students Turkish language skills (spelling, pronunciation vowel harmony as well as the use of verbs with gerunds in present, past and future tenses.)
- To enable students to read very simple comprehensive passages in Turkish and construct simple sentences.
Class participation (10%)
Fortnightly assignments (30%)
Final examination (including oral component) (50%).
Students are required to attend language laboratory sessions and listen to the recordings on the WebCT (one hour a week) and hand in their Work Book for correction.
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WorkloadFour hours of lectures per week (may include language laboratory sessions)
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsTomer HITIT: Yabancilar icin Turkce 1, Ankara: Ankara University Press, 2002. Text book with cassettes will be available from the Uni bookshop.
G.L. Lewis, Turkish Grammar, OUP, 2001.
Lewis V. Thomas, Elementary Turkish, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1967.
Bengisu Rona, Turkish in Three Months, Woodbridge, Suffolk: Hugo, 1989.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3219||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|