Curriculum (Eng)

Turkish-German University 
Master of German as a Foreign Language  
Curriculum
1. Semester
Module Code Course Week Hours ECTS
Basic module: Orientation ALM 101 Introduction to the Master’s course: Scientific Language and Academic Writing 2 6
Basic module: German Lnguistics ALM 103 German Linguistics: Theoretical Basics I 2 4
ALM 105 German Linguistics: Theoretical Basics II 2 4
Basic module: German Literature ALM 107 Introduction to Literary texts‘ Analysis 2 6
ALM 109 German Literature
 
2 2
Basic module: German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language: Theories and Models ALM 111 Lecture: German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language: Theories and Models 2 5
ALM 113 Practical seminar: German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language: Theories and Models 2 3
  total   30
2. Semester
Module Code Course Week Hours ECTS
Profile module: German Linguistics ALM 212
ALM 216
Seminar 1 2 4
ALM 218
ALM 220
Seminar 2 2 8
Profile module: Developments in Language and Cultural Studies Teaching ALM 230 Seminar 1 2 3
ALM 232 Seminar 2 2 7
Profile module: Research and Application module ALM 102 Teaching Praxis 2 8
  total   30
3. Semester
Module Code Course Week Hours ECTS
Profile module: Research and application module ALM 201 Introduction to Empirical Research Methods 2 3
ALM 203 Project seminar with research internship 2 8
Profile module: Language Teaching and Language Learning research ALM 234 Seminar 1 2 3
ALM 236 Seminar 2 2 7
Elective
(Individual supplementary area)
 
  Seminar   9
total
 
30
Elective: seminar in a BA / MA course at the Turkish-German University within the framework of Interdisciplinarity and Language for Special Purposes.
Profile module: Research and application module
 
4. Semester
Module Code Course Week Hours ECTS
Master’s module   Master’s colloquium 2 5
  Oral exam  
 
3
  Master thesis  
 
22
  total  
 
30
Profile modules and courses (Seminar 1 / Seminar 2)
Code Profile module: German Linguistics
 
ALM 212 German Morphology
ALM 214 German Language History and Typology
ALM 216 Contrastive Linguistics
ALM 218 Sociolinguistics
ALM 220 Pragmatics
ALM 222 Syntax
ALM 224 Semantics
ALM 226 Languages for Special Purposes
ALM 228 Text Linguistics
Code Profile module: Development in language and cultural studies teaching
ALM 230 German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language: New Development in Didactics and Methodologies
ALM 232 Cultural Studies: Regional Studies and Literature and their Didactics in German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language
Code Profile module: Developments in Language Teaching and Language Learning Research
ALM 234 New Approaches to Empirical Research of Language teaching and learning and Second language acquisition research
ALM 236 Observation and analysis of teaching-driven learning processes