Course Title Course Code Program Level
Learning Disability MBS018 English Language Teaching B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 - - - - 90 118 2 4

Teaching Staff Dr.Öğr.Üyesi Başak Karateke
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives To provide information about the causes and symptoms of Learning Disabilities and their handling in the educational environment.
Course Content It will cover all aspects of Learning Disability (LD).
Learning Outcomes (LO) Those who take this course and complete it successfully are expected to acquire the following achievements: 1. Explains the biological structures that cause SLD. 2. Recognize the symptoms and diagnostic criteria of SLD. 3. Explain the subtypes of SLD. 4. Explains the variation of SLD according to age groups. 5. It organizes the academic life of the individual with SLD. 6. Explain the psychosocial needs of the individual with SLD.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introducing the course content, course requirements and application method.
2. Week Historical Overview of SLD
3. Week Neurobiology of SLD
4. Week SLD and Information Processing Processes
5. Week Lifelong SLD
6. Week SLD and Comorbidities
7. Week Midterm
8. Week SLD Diagnostic Methods
9. Week SLD Treatment Methods
10. Week SLD in School
11. Week SLD in Family
12. Week SLD in the Social Emotional World
13. Week Educational Strategies
14. Week Final
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 Bender, W. N. (2019). Öğrenme Güçlüğü Olan Bireyler ve Eğitimleri. (Çev: H.Sarı). Ankara: Nobel Yay. Özmen, E.R. (2017). Öğrenme Güçlüğü Hakkında Temel Bilgiler ve Uygulamalar. Ankara: Eğiten Kitap.
Work Placement(s)
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