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Department of Turkish Language & Literature Teaching

Ataturk Faculty of Education

  • The courses of this department are conducted in Turkish.

Aims and Targets
Since its establishment in academic year of 1994-1995, the Department of Turkish Language and Literature Teaching aims to teach the developmental process of Turkish Language and Literature in every detail throughout its history, and analyze the Turkish culture in accordance with Ataturk’s aphorism “Culture is the essence of the Republic of Turkey”. We have been carrying out educational programs to provide our undergraduate students with all the required linguistic and literal knowledge so as to contribute them to be specialists in teaching Turkish language, Turkish literature and culture. We also offer extensive pedagogical formation courses to contribute them to be successful teachers of Turkish Language and Literature.

Job Opportunities
Students graduated from the Department of Turkish Language and Literature are able to work at educational institutions as a teacher of Turkish language and literature, at press agencies, various sectors related to Public relations, Radio and television channels and also work as a copywriter and programmer. Students receive pedagogical formation courses within the 5 year education program and become entitle to have a postgraduate diploma.

Departmental Opportunities
The Department of Turkish Language and Literature Teaching provides high quality education and training programs with its competent and qualified academic staff. The programs offer an impressive array of opportunities in studying various periods of Turkish Language and Literature. Besides the undergraduate core programs, each student should choose English, French or German as mandatory foreign language course. Additionally, courses of Elocution and Rhetoric are carried out at the Department of Turkish Language and Literature Teaching.

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