Course Duration: 20 weeks
90 minutes a week
Please note that students are expected to spend approximately two additional hours per week during the course on homework outside of class hours.
Total course hours: 30 hours
The course introduces students to the following functions.
Prerequisites: CEFR A1
Yedi İklim Türkçe Seti A2
İstanbul Yabancılar İçin Türkçe Kitabı A2
The handouts and worksheets will be provided for each session from the above books and other additional resources.
Chapter 6 : Conjunctions: çünkü, bu sebeple, bu nedenle.
Chapter 10 : Using verbal adverbs –Ip, -Up, -mAdAn.
Chapter 19 : Practising structures learnt so far.
Chapter 20 : Revision.
Kübra was born and grew up in Istanbul, Turkey and obtained her undergraduate degree in Turkish Language and Literature from the University of Sakarya in 2009. She finished her masters degree at the University of Istanbul, and completed her PhD on “Aspect Categorisation of the Travel Book of Evliya Çelebi” at the same university in 2018. Her studies include Ottoman Turkish, Old Anatolian Turkish and Linguistics. She also received a diploma from SOAS University of London in English Language and Academic Studies.
She started her career as a research assistant at the University of Kultur in İstanbul and worked there between 2010 and 2013. She participated in training programmes for Turkish language teachers in Turkey and received a certificate of teaching Turkish as a Foreign Language which was issued by Ankara University and Yunus Emre Institute. In 2014, after obtaining this certificate, she started to work at Yunus Emre Institute, London as a Turkish language teacher and education coordinator. She joined the University of Cambridge Language Centre as a visiting Turkish language teacher in 2017. She has also been working on the cataloguing project of the Turkic collection at Cambridge University Library. She still currently works in these Institutions as a Turkish teacher.