Course Title Course Code Program Level
INTERPRETING SKILLS I MYC101 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 4

Teaching Staff Okt. Özge BAYRAKTAR ÖZER
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites -
Recommended Optional Programme Component -
Course Objectives This course aims to enable students to acquire listening, comprehension, expressing skills to be required in consecutive interpreting.
Course Content This course includes theoretical information and activities towards interpreting skills.
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1- Students learn about definition, types and history of interpreting. 2. Students learn about definition, types of memory and its contribution to interpreting; and experience memory activities. 3. Students acquire the skill of paraphrasing in mother tongue. 4. Students acquire the skill of paraphrasing in foreign language. 5. Students acquire the skill of conveying a message into another language.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction to the Course
2. Week Definition, types and history of interpreting
3. Week Definition and types of memory, contribution of memory to interpreting
4. Week Memory activities
5. Week Turkish paraphrase activities
6. Week Turkish paraphrase activities
7. Week Turkish paraphrase activities
8. Week Midterm
9. Week English paraphrase activities
10. Week English paraphrase activities
11. Week English paraphrase activities
12. Week Sight translation activities
13. Week Sight translation activities
14. Week Sight translation activities
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 Doğan, Aymil, Sözlü Çeviri ve Uygulamaları, Hacettepe:Doktorlar Yayınevi, 2003. Farklı konu ve alanlardan orijinal konuşma metinleri
Work Placement(s) -
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)