ENGLISH LINGUISTICS PROGRAM
ACADEMIC STUDY SKILLS COURSE OUTLINE
|Course Code||PREP Academic Study Skills|
|Course Title||Academic Study Skills|
|Instructor||Res. Asst. Umut DEMİRHAN|
|OBJECTIVE(S) OF THE COURSE|
|This course aims to develop the academic thinking and working abilities of students and introduce the basic academic skills.|
|24.10.2016||Introduction / Study Skills Diagnostics||Congos, 1-6|
|31.10.2016||Learning style inventory, measuring test anxiety
Goal setting and attitudes
|07.11.2016||Goal setting and attitudes||Congos, 23-29|
|14.11.2016||Time management||Congos, 31-45|
|26.12.2016||Test preparation||Congos, 133-155|
|Textbook(s)||Congos, D. H. 2011. Study Skills Handouts (University of Florida Student AcademicResource Center) Access Date: 30.08.2011, Web Address: http://www.sarc.sdes.ucf.edu/?id=studyskills_handouts|
|To download the complete version of the course book, please click here.|
- It is the student’s responsibility to record and follow his own attendance (For the percentages, refer to the University’s Education Guide.).
- Students should not enter the classroom after the class has been started.
- Students who do not bring their course materials are not allowed to enter the class.
- Cell phones should be turned off, or set to vibrate for emergency during the class. Camera, tape or video recording is not allowed if not stated otherwise.
- Assignments should be prepared in accordance with the Department’s Assignment, Research Paper and Thesis (A.R.T.) Preparation Guide (can be accessed from http://www.mersindilbilim.info).
- It is the student’s responsibility to practice the highest standards of academic honesty. Cheating, plagiarism and any other form of academic dishonesty will not be tolerated.
- Assignments submitted later than the indicated dates are not accepted. Deadlines should strictly be followed.
- It is the student’s responsibility to obtain missed information from another student, not from the instructor.