INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Education and Humanities
Department of English Language and Literature
2016-2017

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
ELT 118 Advanced Reading and Vocabulary II Undergraduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Compulsory 5 2 + 1 0

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Ibrahim Murat Öner, Assist. Prof. Dr. Ana Tankosic Ibrahim Murat Öner, Assist. Prof. Dr.
[email protected] [email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Week 1 – Mickey’s Team
  2. Week 2 – Short Story + Vocabulary
  3. Week 3 – Lies and Truth / The Diamond as Big as the Ritz
  4. Week 4 – Short Story / Winter Dreams; The Jelly-Bean
  5. Week 5 – The Road to Success / Bernice Bobs Her Hair; The Camel’s Back
  6. Week 6 – Harry Potter book analysis + watch a movie / Head and Shoulders; The Ice Palace
  7. Week 7 – Silent Spring / May Day
  8. Week 8 – What is Lost in Translation / Myra Meets His Family; The Offshore Pirate
  9. Week 9 – MIDTERM EXAM
  10. Week 10 – The Landscape of Faith / A Perfect Day for Bananafish; Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut
  11. Week 11 – TED talk + discussion / Just Before the War with the Eskimos; The Laughing Man
  12. Week 12 – The Hunger Games book analysis + watch a movie / Down at the Dinghy
  13. Week 13 – Presentation / For Esmé—with Love and Squalor; Pretty Mouth and Green My Eyes
  14. Week 14 – Presentation / De Daumier-Smith\\\\\\\\
  15. Week 15 – Practice Listening + Proficiency exam practice / Teddy

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Presentation
    • Discussions and group work
    • Student debates
    • Assignments
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Homework120
    Midterm Exam(s)120
    Attendance120
    Final Exam140
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • - North Star 5
      • - The Diamond as Big as the Ritz & Other stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald
      • - Nine Stories by J. D. Salinger

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
      Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
      Final Examination(1 week) 0
      Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
      Preparation for Final Examination 0
      Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
      Seminar / Presentation 0
      Total Workload: 0
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0