• Offered by Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject Turkish
  • Areas of interest Arab and Islamic Studies, Asian Languages, Middle East Studies, European Studies, Language Studies
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Burcu Cevik-Compiegne
  • Mode of delivery Online
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in Second Semester 2021
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This course continues on from Elementary Turkish A and corresponds to the A2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Students will be able to communicate in familiar situations and about topics of direct relevance to their daily lives, such as shopping, employment and travelling. They will be able to exchange information on familiar matters. The students will be expected to complete online study modules weekly before attending the online live session. This course will further develop students' reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. apply their knowledge of Turkish sounds and sound harmonies in their written and oral communication;
  2. use simple grammatical structures and be able to correctly form more complex sentences;
  3. communicate in Turkish in simulated complex daily life situations; and
  4. deduce meaning from short authentic Turkish language texts or audio from the media.

Indicative Assessment

  1. Participation (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
  2. Homework (pre- and post-class activities to consolidate learning) (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
  3. 2 small tasks (oral and written) (15% each) (30) [LO 1,2,3]
  4. Mid-semester assessment (writing, speaking, listening, reading) (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
  5. Final assessment (writing, speaking, listening, reading) (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]

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130 hours of total student learning time made up from:

a) Weekly learning activities consisting of:

3 hours, before each online class, working on the written and audio materials provided in the learning platform;

2 hours, participating in the online live session;

2 hours, completing the workbook exercises following the online class;

b) 46 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed TURK6001; or permission of the convener. You are not able to enrol in this course if you have completed TURK1002, TURK2001, TURK2002, TURK6503, or TURK6504.

Prescribed Texts

Yedi Iklim, Turkce A2, Yunus Emre Institute Publishing.


Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees

Student Contribution Band:
Unit value:
6 units

If you are a domestic graduate coursework student with a Domestic Tuition Fee (DTF) place or international student you will be required to pay course tuition fees (see below). Course tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2021 $3630
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2021 $5580
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
5652 26 Jul 2021 02 Aug 2021 14 Sep 2021 29 Oct 2021 In Person View

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