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Mersin Üniversitesi

Ders Bilgileri

READING AND WRITING SKILLS
Kodu Dönemi Teori Uygulama Ulusal Kredisi AKTS Kredisi
Saat / Hafta
KAM233 Fall 3 0 3 6
Ön Koşulu Olan Ders( ler )
Dili en
Türü Required
Seviyesi Bachelor's
Öğretim Elemanı( ları ) Inst. Dr. Betül ARAP
Öğretim Sistemi Face to Face
Önerilen Hususlar none
Staj Durumu None
Amacı It aims to develop academic reading and writing skills.
İçeriği Elements of a paragraph, writing topic sentences, controlling sentences, finding major and minor supporting statements, compare and contrast essay, advantages and disadvantages essay, problem-solution essay, reading techniques, Critical thinking in reading

Dersin Öğrenim Çıktıları

# Öğrenim Çıktıları
1 To be able to use basic academic skills in reading and writing
2 To be able to use the skills gained in text comprehension and production
3 To be able to identify the main idea and author’s stance when reading a text and to be able to build argumentation based on what is being read
4 To be able to use grammatical structures to create text and express a voice through the text appropriately
5 To be able to write advantages vs disadvantage, compare and contrast and problem-solution essays and analyze these kinds of essays in terms of language use and the points the author has made.

Haftalık Ayrıntılı Ders İçeriği

# Konular Öğretim Yöntem ve Teknikleri
1 Introduction of the course (content, schedule, assignments) Lecture and discussion
2 Elements of a paragraph Lecture and discussion
3 Exercises: writing topic sentences, controlling sentences, finding major and minor supporting statements Lecture and peerwork
4 Compare and contrast essay and language notes Lecture and discussion
5 Writing a compare and contrast essay Peerwork
6 Advantages and disadvantages essay and language notes Lecture and discussion
7 Writing advantages and disadvantages essay Individual assignment
8 Problem-solution essay and language notes Lecture and groupwork
9 Writing a problem-solution essay Groupwork
10 Reading techniques Lecture
11 Skimming, scanning and detailed reading in practice Lecture and peerwork
12 Critical thinking in reading Lecture and discussion
13 Reading and writing integrated activities Lecture, discussion and groupwork
14 Reading and writing integrated activities Lecture, discussion and peerwork
15 Portfolio presentation Presentation
16 Final Exam Performance based-assessment

Resources

# Malzeme / Kaynak Adı Kaynak Hakkında Bilgi Referans / Önerilen Kaynak
1 Basic of Writing 1. Deniz Atikoğlu, Pınar Tankut. METU Publishing. ODTU Yayınevi, Ankara, 2011.
2 Reader at Work-1. ODTU Yayınevi, Ankara, 2007

Ölçme ve Değerlendirme Sistemi

# Ağırlık Çalışma Türü Çalışma Adı
1 0.6 5 Final Exam
2 0.2 1 1. Mid-Term Exam
3 0.2 3 1. Homework

Dersin Öğrenim Çıktıları ve Program Yeterlilikleri ile İlişkileri

# Öğrenim Çıktıları Program Çıktıları Ölçme ve Değerlendirme
1 To be able to use basic academic skills in reading and writing 5͵10͵12 1͵2͵3
2 To be able to use the skills gained in text comprehension and production 5͵10͵12 1͵2͵3
3 To be able to identify the main idea and author’s stance when reading a text and to be able to build argumentation based on what is being read 5͵8͵12 1͵2͵3
4 To be able to use grammatical structures to create text and express a voice through the text appropriately 5͵8͵12 1͵2͵3
5 To be able to write advantages vs disadvantage, compare and contrast and problem-solution essays and analyze these kinds of essays in terms of language use and the points the author has made. 4͵8͵12 3

Not: Ölçme ve Değerlendirme sütununda belirtilen sayılar, bir üstte bulunan Ölçme ve Değerlerndirme Sistemi başlıklı tabloda belirtilen çalışmaları işaret etmektedir.

İş Yükü Detayları

# Etkinlik Adet Süre (Saat) İş Yükü
0 Course Duration 14 3 42
1 Course Duration Except Class (Preliminary Study, Enhancement) 14 4 56
2 Presentation and Seminar Preparation 0 0 0
3 Web Research, Library and Archival Work 0 0 0
4 Document/Information Listing 0 0 0
5 Workshop 0 0 0
6 Preparation for Midterm Exam 1 10 10
7 Midterm Exam 1 1 1
8 Quiz 0 0 0
9 Homework 1 3 3
10 Midterm Project 0 0 0
11 Midterm Exercise 0 0 0
12 Final Project 1 16 16
13 Final Exercise 0 0 0
14 Preparation for Final Exam 1 15 15
15 Final Exam 1 5 5
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