ELTC 103

Course Title Course Code Program Level
Advanced Writing I ELTC 103 English Language Teaching (Starting from 2018-2019 Academic Year) 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 20 48 2 2

Teaching Staff Prof. Dr. Mehmet DEMİREZEN
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives This course aims to introduce the fundamentals of writing in order the students to be critical thinkers and writer
Course Content Paragraph forms and structure; technical specifications of paragraph; paragraph analysis; extraction of paragraph plan; description, comparison, discussion, narration, text writing, abstract writing, interpretation; writing short stories and articles (on books and / or films) and official / informal letters.
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1.Demonstrate the phases of writing: draft, revision, final copy. 2.Demonstrate various writing techniques: brainstorming, freewriting, and outlining. 3.Demonstrate ability to write in various modes: personal biography, essay, narrative, and report
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week The structure of compound and complex sentences
2. Week Problems in capitalization and punctuation
3. Week Unity, coherence and conjunctives
4. Week The place of the topic sentence in a paragraph
5. Week Paragraph outline
6. Week Listing of specific details
7. Week Midterm
8. Week Classification
9. Week Using Examples
10. Week Definition
11. Week Cause and Effect
12. Week Comparison and Contrast
13. Week Problem Solution
14. Week Combined Method
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 1. Demirezen, M. (1993). From sentence to paragraph structure. Adım. 2. Demirezen, M. (1993). Paragraph Development Methods. Adım Publications.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)