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ENG 201 English-Turkish Translation
(Course Code: 6390201 )
  This course focuses on translating texts from English into Turkish in three stages:
(a) basic structures in English at sentence level,
(b) short paragraphs with more complex structures,
(c) short essays covering a wide variety of topics.

Prerequisite: Minimum CB required from ENG 101, ENG 102 and ENG 211

   
ENG 202 Turkish-English Translation
(Course Code: 6390202 )
  This course focuses on translating texts from Turkish into English in three stages:
(a) basic structures in Turkish at sentence level,
(b) short paragraphs with more complex structures,
(c) short essays covering a wide variety of topics.

Prerequisite: Minimum CB required from ENG 101, ENG 102 and ENG 211

     
ENG 311 Advanced Communication Skills
(Course Code: 6390311 )
  ENG311 is a third year course offered every semester both as a compulsory course for some departments and as an elective for the others.

Prerequisite: Minimum DD required from ENG 101, ENG 102 and ENG 211

   
ENG 312 Conversational English
(Course Code: 6390312 )
  ENG 312 is a third and fourth year elective course focusing on speaking in English and aims at improving students’ English speaking skills with conversation, debates, discussions, role-plays, and simulations in the form of individual, pair, group and whole-class activities. Listening and reading are also made use of as a basis for speaking activities. The course involves functions and topics in English. Functional language includes the language necessary in a variety of situations in an English speaking environment. Topics vary each term depending on students’ wishes and hot topics of the time.

Prerequisite: Minimum DD required from ENG 101, ENG 102 and ENG 211

   
ENG 401 English for Graduate Studies I
(Course Code: 6390401 )
  English 401 is a postgraduate course designed especially for ÖYP students. It is a course that will help ÖYP students to equip themselves with the necessary academic language skills (listening, reading, speaking, and writing) required to follow the postgraduate courses at METU. The course is strongly recommended both to those who have passed the EPE examination and to those who have yet to enter this exam.
   
ENG 402 English for Graduate Studies II
(Course Code: 6390402 )
  English 402 is a postgraduate course designed especially for ÖYP students. The focus of the course is on academic speaking and presentation skills. A variety of opportunities are provided to help students practise and improve their speaking skills, which will be vital in their postgraduate courses and further studies. The course is recommended both to those who have passed the EPE examination and to those who have yet to enter the exam.