INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Education and Humanities
Department of English Language and Literature
2015-2016

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
ELT 423 Teaching and Studying Novel Undergraduate 4 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Area Elective 4 2 0

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

COURSE OBJECTIVE

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction of the course
  2. Heartland (Higher Ground) by Caryl Phillips & My Girl and the City by Sam Selvon
  3. Amy Foster by Joseph Conrad
  4. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  5. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  6. Foe by J. M. Coetzee
  7. Foe by J. M. Coetzee
  8. Midterm Exam
  9. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  10. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  11. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
  12. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
  13. Dubliners by James Joyce
  14. Dubliners by James Joyce
  15. Dubliners by James Joyce

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Presentation
    • Assignments
    • Case Studies
    • Guest instructor
    • Use of educational films
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Midterm Exam(s)130
    Presentation15
    Term Paper110
    Attendance15
    Final Exam150
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • Long Fiction:
      • 1. “Heartland” (Higher Ground) by Caryl Phillips
      • 2. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
      • 3. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
      • 4. Foe by J. M. Coetzee
      • 5. Dubliners by James Joyce
      • 6. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
      • Short Fiction:
      • 1. My Girl and the City by Sam Selvon
      • 2. Amy Foster by Joseph Conrad

      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