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TURKISH TEACHING IN OUR CULTURAL CENTERS

In our Cultural Centers, Turkish courses for different groups are given in various levels in the direction of the demands. In addition to general Turkish courses, special courses such as business Turkish, Turkish for children, translation classes, press and media Turkish are also organized.

Our Cultural Centres 

 

MY CHOICE IS TURKISH PROJECT

Thanks to the initiatives of Yunus Emre Institute Turkish Language is being taught as an elective or compulsory second foreign language course in primary, secondary and higher education institutions of countries such as Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Poland, Japan, Egypt, Montenegro and Romania.

Within the scope of the project, studies have been carried out to put Turkish language as an elective foreign language to the official curriculums, the curriculum has been created, Turkish teaching sets as a foreign language for primary and secondary education have been prepared.

 

TURKISH TEACHING ON SITE

The Yunus Emre Institute provides students with a chance to learn Turkish at the institute centers located in their countries before coming to Turkey by working in partnership with the Presidency of Foreign Turks and Relative Communities.

Turkey Scholarships: www.ytb.gov.tr

 

TURKISH SUMMER SCHOOL

The Turkish Summer School program, which is organized every year, is carried out with the attendance of Yunus Emre Institutes' trainees abroad and guests from different countries studying in Turcology departments abroad. They have the opportunity to practice in Turkey with the Turkish they have learned in their countries. In this organization, students have the opportunity to develop their language as well as to recognize the historical and touristic places of the cities they are visiting.

Turkish Summer School: turkceyazokulu.com

 

DISTANT TURKISH TEACHING

The Yunus Emre Institute aims to teach Turkish independently of time and space through the Distant Turkish Teaching Portal which has been prepared through the use of contemporary technological facilities. In this direction, word lists and language information structures determined according to levels in Distant Turkish Teaching Portal are displayed in stages and the structures frequently used by students in daily life are taught with activities based on four basic language skills.

Turkish Teaching Portalturkce.yee.org.tr

 

TURKISH TEACHING MATERIALS

The Yunus Emre Institute carries out curriculum and material development studies on the basis of contemporary language teaching methods in line with the needs of the area and qualifications of the target group.

Turkish for Children (Turkish Abbreviation: ÇİT)

It is prepared for 6-9 year old target group. It consists of 4 sets.

(Course Book, Teacher's Book, Listening CD)

I am learning Turkish

It was prepared in 2 levels, A1 to A2 for 10-15 age groups. It consists of 4 sets.

(Course Book, Workbook, Listening CD)

Seven Climate Turkish

It was prepared in six levels, A1 to C2 for 16 years old and above.

(Course Book, Workbook, Teacher's Book, Listening CD)

I learn words with pictures

A thematic dictionary supported by pictures prepared for A1 level. It consists of 600 words and activities. The words are in English, Russian and Arabic equivalents.

Speaking & Writing Book:

It consists of 186 visuals and related activities prepared for use in Turkish courses as well as speaking and writing clubs at A1 level.

Video Activity Book

It consists of 32 thematic videos and video-linked activities prepared for use in the Turkish language courses at A1- A2 level.

 

TURKISH QUALIFICATION EXAMINATION (Turkish Abbreviation: TYS)

TYS is a language proficiency test developed by the Yunus Emre Institute with the aim of supporting the policies of bringing a standard examination for Turkish Language which will be accepted in international arena and policies that facilitate the acceptance of foreign students. Candidates who are successful in the examination (administered internationally three times a year) are exempted from the preparatory class when they are entitled to receive education in Turkey and enjoy great advantages in business applications.

TYS: tys.yee.org.tr

 

TRAINING OF INSTRUCTORS

Yunus Emre Institute organizes various teacher training programs to meet the needs of trained staff in teaching Turkish as a foreign language.

Some of the programs implemented by the Institute include:

-Certificate Programs in Teaching Turkish as a Foreign Language

-Certificate Programs for Teaching English as a Foreign Language for Foreign Turcologists

-Teaching Seminars on Teaching Turkish as a Foreign Language

-Intercultural Adaptation Programs

     -In-Service Training Programs

 

FOREIGN STUDENT EXAMINATIONS (Turkish Abbreviation: YÖS)

The Foreign Student Examination (YÖS) is an examination in which foreign students who want to study in higher education institutions in Turkey will be able to enter and use their results while admitted to these institutions. The Institute contributes to the co-ordination of the Foreign Student Examinations that will be made by the universities with which they have agreements, and to ensure that the examinations are conducted under the proper conditions and in a reliable environment.

 

WE TEACH TURKISH WITH CONTEMPORARY METHODS!

Interactive boards, certified instructors, helpful resources, thematic language banners, course material suitable for target group, U shaped classes with a capacity of 8-16 individuals ...

As Yunus Emre Institute, we teach Turkish Language as a foreign language in the international arena; in this context, we prepare course tools and materials in the light of the needs of students and contemporary methods.

 

WE TEACH TURKISH TO THE WORLD

As of 2009, approximately 100.000 people have studied Turkish within the scope of teaching Turkish as a second foreign language as an elective and compulsory foreign language in public schools abroad and Turkish lessons in the departments of Turcology abroad, as well as Turkish courses organized by our centers abroad.