Undergraduate Course: Turkish 1B (IMES08049)
|School||School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 8 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||The course will provide students with basic skills to communicate in Turkish. It will cover some other tenses: second form of the past tense, the future and the perfect tense. Reading and speaking will be included to practice these tenses and new vocabulary will be introduced.
Turkish 1b aims to teach the structure of the Turkish language through Istanbul A2 course book. This book covers the reported past and the aorist tenses, the imperative and optative moods, noun&adjective making suffixes, punctuations, the ability suffix, -dIr suffix, direct speech and subordinating verbs and phrases in Turkish.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| Students MUST have passed:
Turkish 1A (IMES08048)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| N\A
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||If you are a visiting student attending semester 2, you must pass a placement test. This test will take place during Welcome week. Please contact the IMES office (1/24 - 19 George Square) by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2020/21, Available to all students (SV1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 39,
Summative Assessment Hours 4,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Coursework: 40% - weekly homework
Time-limited Assessment during the May Diet: 60% (Written: 80% and Oral: 20%)
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||3:00|
|Resit Exam Diet (August)||3:00|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- recognise the derived forms of the Turkish verb.
- conjugate Turkish verbs in the past, present and future.
- use a wider Turkish lexicon, including some basic vocabulary from the fields of culture, history, politics and literature.
- speak and write about their daily lives, past experiences and future plans.
- translate lower intermediate level texts from Turkish into English and vice versa.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||IMES Turkish 1b
|Course organiser||Dr Hilal Kaya
|Course secretary||Mrs Anne Budo
Tel: (0131 6)50 4161