Course Title : Text Analysis II
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
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Credits ECTS
ELL 212-1 B 4 4 0 0 4.00 5
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Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description Text Analysis 2, looks at and analyses a wide variety of types of texts in English, teaching the students to become competent in understanding and using a wide range of textual genre
Objectives To understand the style and techniques used in newspaper reporting, opinion articles, short stories, reflective articles, essays, advertising, reports. To improve students’ analytical and comprehension skills by 1 level.
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Tabloid newspaper analysis
2Broadsheet newspaper analysis
3Written advertisement analysis
4Understanding the aims of proper journalism
5Short story analysis1
6Reflective article analysis 1
7Reflective article analysis 2
8Midterm Exam
9Essay analysis 1
10Essay analysis 2 + practical essay writing skills
11Parables, fables, allegories
12Short story analysis 2
13Report writing analysis + practice
14Texts that changed the world
15Review
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work -
Computer Usage -
Other -
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students understand and recognize main textual genres
2Students are able to write in at least 3 literary genres
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms140
Quizzes00
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance15
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade45
Contribution of final examination to overall grade55
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
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Total Workload
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Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14228
Assignments 000
Midterms 122
Final examination 11010
Other 2510
Total Work Load 114
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.56
ECTS 5

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