Course Title : English Syntax
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
ELL 213-1 B 3 3 0 0 3.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description
Objectives
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Introduction to the course.
2Syntax as Science-The scientific method.
3Choosing among theories about syntax.
4Determining part of speech.
5The major parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs).
6The major parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs).
7Subcategories and Features.
8Mid term exam.
9Other parts of speech.
10Structural Relations.
11Binding Theory.
12A unified theory of movement.
13Advanced Topics.
14Phrase Structure Grammar.
15Review.
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1To recognize and know the function of words in sentence formation in English
2To recognize and know the syntactic structure of language
3To use correctly the learned structures.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes120
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade50
Contribution of final examination to overall grade50
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16348
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14456
Assignments 000
Midterms 133
Final examination 166
Other 11212
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5
ECTS 5

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