Course Title Course Code Program Level
ETYMOLOGY MYC107 Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures - Applied English and Translation Studies Programme Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 - - - - - 28 2 2

Teaching Staff Okt. Ayşe Kaynak
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites -
Recommended Optional Programme Component -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to show the students how the words have been formed in structure and by doing so to help them evaluate the meaning in a better way and to minimize their dictionary need.
Course Content The structural and meaning changes that the words of the language have been throughout history.
Learning Outcomes (LO) At the end of this course students will be familiarized with the changes that English language has been exposed through the history and they will become aware of the affixes and their multi-functions.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction to Etymology
2. Week Introduction to Etymology
3. Week Language Families
4. Week History of English Language
5. Week History of English Language
6. Week A brief Introduction to linguistic Morphology, Syntax Semantics
7. Week A brief Introduction to linguistic Morphology, Syntax Semantics
8. Week Midterm
9. Week Word Formation
10. Week Word Formation
11. Week Word Formation
12. Week Words From Latin
13. Week Words From Latin
14. Week Words From Latin
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%) -
Homeworks/Term papers (%) -
Practice (%) -
Labs (%) -
Projects/Field Work (%) -
Seminars/Workshops (%) -
Final (%) 60
Other (%) -
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References -
Work Placement(s) -
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)