Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 The fundamentals of paragraph: topic sentence, support, concluding sentence read the course material to be processed.
2 The fundamentals of paragraph: unity and coherence read the course material to be processed.
3 Rhetorical modes: explanatory, descriptive and narrative paragraph read the course material to be processed.
4 Developmental methods read the course material to be processed.
5 The process of paragraph writing: prewriting, drafting and revising read the course material to be processed.
6 The fundamentals of composition: thesis statement, introduction, developmental paragraphs and conclusion read the course material to be processed.
7 The fundamentals of composition: unity and coherence read the course material to be processed.
8 The process of composition writing: prewriting, drafting and revising read the course material to be processed.
9 MIDTERM EXAM Repetition of the topics included in the exam.
10 Critical reading of literary texts read the course material to be processed.
11 Analysis of critical essays on literary texts read the course material to be processed.
12 Analysis of critical essays on literary texts read the course material to be processed.
13 Writing critical essays on literary texts read the course material to be processed.
14 Improving critical essays on literary texts read the course material to be processed.

Sources
Textbook Aydın Türkbal, Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemleri ve Yazma Teknikleri, Aktif Publications, 2003.
Additional Resources Salih Bolak, Öykü Yazma Teknikleri, Varlık Yayınları, 2005. Aydın Türkbal, Bilimsel Araştırma Yöntemleri ve Yazma Teknikleri, Aktif Yayınevi, 2003.