• Türkçe
  • English
Course Code: 
EDEN 118
Course Type: 
Area Elective
Course Language: 
Course Objectives: 
Aim of this course is to teach listening skills such as taking notes, foreseeing, reaching specific and detailed information, extracting meaning from context, and understanding the content.
Course Content: 

Listening skills such as taking notes, reaching specific and detailed information, extracting meaning from context, diverse English accents from a variety of fields such as interviews, films, songs, conferences, television programs, and news broadcasts.

Course Methodology: 
: Lecture, 2: Discussion, 3: Simulation, 4: Demonstration, 5: Problem solving, 6: Group work, 7: Drama, 8: Micro teaching
Course Evaluation Methods: 
A: Exam, B: Multiple choice, C: Gap filling, D: True false, E: Oral exam, F: Portfolio

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Course Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes Program learning outcomes Teaching methods Assessment Methods
1) Students will be able to define and explain concepts and identify techniques in teaching speaking and listening skills. 3, 7, 8, 15, 11, 19 1,6,7,8 A,F
2) Students will analyze different techniques to teach listening and speaking, and implement these techniques in the lesson plan. 3, 7, 8, 15, 11, 19 1,6,7,8 A,F
3) Students will be able to design lesson plans. 3, 7, 8, 15, 11, 19 1,6,7,8 A,F
4) Students will be able to critize both their own lesson plan and their peers. 3, 7, 8, 15, 11, 19 1,6,7,8 A,F
5) Students will develop technology-based materials to teach speaking and listening skills. 3, 7, 8, 15, 11, 19 1,6,7,8 A,F

Course Flow

Week Topics Study Materials
1 Introduction textbook
2 Taking notes textbook
3 Colloquial Challenges textbook
4 Reaching specific and detailed information textbook
5 Extracting meaning from context textbook
6 Diverse English accents textbook
7 Interviews textbook
8 Films textbook
9 Songs textbook
10 Conferences textbook
11 Rhythm textbook
12 News broadcasts textbook
13 Expressing Opinions textbook
14 Overall review textbook
15 Overall review textbook


Recommended Sources

Textbook Dauer, Rebecca. Accurate English. New Jersey: Longman Publishing Group, 1993
Additional Resources  


Material Sharing

Documents Google drive
Assignments Google drive



In-class improvised speech activities 5 35
Vocabulary quiz 2 20
Active participation in presentations 3 15
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall Grade   70
Contribution of Final Examination (Oral Presentations) to Overall Grade   30
Total   100


Course’s Contribution to Program

No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution
1 2 3 4 5  
1  To have a command of the concepts about education and the structure and operation of the Turkish education system. x          
2  To benefit from the developmental and learning psychology approaches in providing educational development and in knowing the basic domains of educational sciences. x          
3  To be able to evaluate and implement the scientific methods in the field of English language education and teaching.       x    
4  To be able to select, evaluate and implement the efficiency of ready-made course materials according to students’ age, language and proficiency level, interests, and learning characteristics. x          
5  To be able to use information and communication technologies efficiently in English education and teaching. x          
6  To recognize the literary texts such as short story, poem, and novel in English and to be able to use them in teaching language skills. x          
7  To understand the properties and structure of human language and to be able to use them in language teaching.         X  
8  To be able to develop original materials in order to enhance language skills.       x    
9 To be aware of language learning properties of different age groups and to be able to use language teaching methods in line with these properties. x          
10 To know and to apply the basic theories, principles and methods about teaching English as a foreign language. x          
11 To be able to use English at the levels of reaching information, sharing it orally and written form and in production.         x  
12 To grasp and to apply the social, cultural and societal responsibilities.


13 To prepare a lesson plan taking the students’ needs, language proficiencies, age, intelligence types and learning styles into account and by using the proper instructional technology. x          
14 To be able to organize and apply activities aimed at enabling students to use English grammar and vocabulary effectively. x          
15 To be able to organize and apply activities that will develop the students’ reading, speaking, writing and listening skills in English.       X    
16 To be able to evaluate measurement and evaluation tools and English instruction methods in terms of usefulness, validity and reliability. x          
17 To know the scientific research methods necessary for his/her  personal and academic development and to have the ability to apply them in the school context. x          
18 To know the theoretical and applied linguistics concepts and to use language teaching methods in the light of these theories and concepts. x          
19 To develop writing, listening, reading and speaking skills in English         x  



Activities Quantity Duration
Course Duration (Including the exam week: x Total course hours) 15 2 30
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 15 2 30
Vocabulary quiz 2 1 4
Oral presentation 1 1 4
Total Work Load     68
Total Work Load / 25 (h)     2.72
ECTS Credit of the Course     3