ELT494


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Selections from Modern English and American Literature ELT494 English Language Teaching B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
08
(Spring)
45 90 135 2 2

Teaching Staff Yrd. Doç. Dr. Hürriyet Konur
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites None.
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The students are expected to learn the developments in English and American literature by analyzing the selected texts
Course Content The aim of the course is to analyze the fiction of selected contemporary American and English writers and to teach the students the literary trends of the era.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; LO1 -Students learn methods to analyze short fiction. LO2 - Students are provided with the opportunity to develop their critical judgment, comprehension, oral and written communication skills. LO3 -Students learn about the cultural differences by analyzing literary works.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction
2. Week Elements of Prose/Literary, social and political background-Modern period
3. Week Elements of Prose/Literary, social and political background-Modern period
4. Week Scott Fitzgerald-The Great Gatsby
5. Week The Great Gatsby
6. Week The Great Gatsby--Film-discussion
7. Week Midterm
8. Week Ernest Hemingway-A Farewell to Arms
9. Week Ernest Hemingway-A Farewell to Arms-Film-discussion
10. Week James Joyce-Araby
11. Week D.H.Lawrance-The Horse Dealer's Daughter
12. Week Doris Lessing-The Mild Attack of Locusts
13. Week George Orwell-Shooting an Elephant
14. Week Final Exam
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
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 Prentice Hall Literature:The English Tradition.Prentice Hall Inc.New Jersey:1981 Prentice Hall Literature:The American Tradition.Prentice Hall Inc.New Jersey:1981
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

LO1

LO2

LO3

PO1

1

1

1

PO2

5

3

4

PO3

1

2

2

PO4

2

2

1

PO5

3

2

2

PO6

2

1

1

PO7

4

4

4

PO8

4

5

4

PO9

2

2

1

PO10

1

1

1

PO11

1

1

1

PO12

1

1

2

PO13

1

1

1

PO14

2

1

3

PO15

2

3

1

PO16

1

2

3

PO17

1

1

2

PO18

1

1

4

PO19

1

1

2

PO20

1

1

2

PO21

2

4

3

PO22

1

2

2

PO23

1

1

5

PO24

1

1

1

PO25

1

1

2

PO26

3

5

4

PO27

3

4

4

PO28

4

4

3

PO29

2

2

2

 

               1= Very weak   2= Weak   3= Moderate     4= Strong     5= Very strong