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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Program Name:

Foreign Language Education
Alternate Name: English Language Teaching
Program Homepage: http://www.fle.metu.edu.tr
Institution: Middle East Technical University
Address: Middle East Technical University
Faculty of Education
City: ODTU
Zip/Postal Code: 06531
State/Province: Ankara
Country: Turkey
Application Deadline: see www.metu.edu.tr
Contact Person: Wolf König , Prof.Dr.

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Phone: +90-312-2104070
Fax: +90-312-2101256
Linguistic Subfield(s): Applied Linguistics
Ling & Literature
Program Size: Large (over 25 students)
Program Description: The Department of Foreign Language Education offers a B.A. program in English Language Teaching. Taking into consideration the latest developments in the field, students are provided with a solid foundation in the English language, English literature, methodology, educational sciences and linguistics in order to make them fully qualified teachers of English in secondary schools. The Department also offers a wide selection of elective courses in literature and linguistics to students in other Faculties.
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