Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Technical English I MTE 329 5 2 + 0 2 3
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ZAFER TATLI
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Teaching Suitable For Field
Course Objective This Course is intended for students of English as a foreign language who wish to improve reading and writing in English relevant to their future careers as technician or academic staff
Course Content Short reading passages containing technical vocabularies with structural control and complied with exercises. The methods of translations both English and Turkish. Improvement of writing skills in materials science. Assignments in selected topics. Development of presentation skills in English. Preparation and presentation of technical papers in classroom
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Compares All tenses used in English grammar Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
2 Categorising of translations methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Analysis of reading and translation techniques in engineering Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
4 Preparation of Assignments in selected topics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
5 Development of presentation and discussion skills in English. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
6 Categorises of preparing presentation and paper in English Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Looking at sentences of structures contains technical words
2 Looking at sentences of structures contains technical words
3 Reading exercises
4 Reading exercises
5 The methods of translations
6 The methods of translations
7 Practising of translation techniques
8 Development of writing skills in materials science
9 Development of writing skills in materials science
10 Assignments in selected topics
11 Assignments in selected topics
12 Development of presentation skills in English
13 Development of presentation skills in English
14 Preparation and presentation of technical papers in classroom.
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Students gain an advanced and contemporary knowledge and practical skill after general or vocational high school qualification. To obtain an ability to support his/her knowledge and practical skill with technical sources and equipments and to use basic and principle technical terminology of metal technologies. Student gain an insight to the subject to analyze, discuss, evaluate and bring about solutions for the problems in metal technologies and related teaching subjects. He/She gains an ability to solve problems in metal technologies using general and foundational since and knowledge. X
2 Student can gather and use data to solve well defined problems on metal technology subjects. He/She can efficiently use his or her practical and knowledge skills in practical applications. Students know general definitions of engineering drawing subject; he/she can read engineering drawings in metal technologies and also can design using computer programs. Students are familiar to measuring equipments used in metal technologies he/she has knowledge and practice to use and maintenance of measuring equipments.
3 Students know manufacturing processes in metal technologies sectors and can offer improvements when needed. He/she has knowledge of quality control processes and has practical skill to use quality control in metal manufacturing processes. X
4 To gain theoretical and practical skills in joining of metallic materials, implementing quality control in welded structures and to give training on these subjects.
5 To obtain an adequate theoretical knowledge and practical skills on oxy-gas, electric arc welding and brazing techniques and to use these techniques in teaching and training in vocational schools. Tracing any faults of welding machines and providing for necessary maintenance and repairing.
6 Students have an adequate knowledge to offer solution for problems arising during welding of ferrous or non-ferrous materials and also provide suitable methods for welding.
7 Students gain skills for technical communication and team work with his/her colloquies and superior on subjects related to his/her teachings such as design and practice. He/she has an ability to use Turkish language effectively in his/her personal or official communication. He/She has skill to represent his company/institution, sharing technical and intuitional information in electronic environment by oral or written communication.
8 Gaining ability to self learning and also implementing his/her learning. To gain skill to conduct research on his/her subject personally and present results as technical reports. Monitoring new improvements and updating him/herself continuously and also updating and upgrading these improvements to his/her institution.
9 Having use of foreign languages can make communication and follow up new technologies in metal technologies
10 Having adequate computing skill to use wordprocessing, internet communication, CAD programs such as autocad, solidworks etc. X
11 Having an adequate knowledge of health and safety in metal work sectors and also knowledge of social security, ethic values, quality assurance systems, management and environment. X
12 Being aware of Atatürk’s principles and his revolutions.
13 Students have enough theoretical and practical knowledge of teaching on metal technology subjects.
14 Having ability to evaluate student’s progress and activities, he/she also provide for an environment to evaluate students each other. He/she can use and share the results obtained from evaluations to make improvements in teaching and training activities.
15 Having ability to self evaluate him/her self to make progress and improvements. Being open minded to ideas and improvements he/she supports him/her self and institutions. He/she has knowledge of law, regulation and policy related to his/her job and obeys all the rules accordingly. He/she has a respect and awareness of the environment and the society.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 3 6
Assignment 1 2 2
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Workload 85
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.4
dersAKTSKredisi 3