Toros University



Year 2019-2020           
Semester Spring
Course Code MTB 102
Course Title Academic Skills II
Instructor Asst.Prof.Dr. Gülsüm Atasoy Kolbaşı


Objective of the course: This course aims to develop the academic thinking and working abilities of students and introduce the basic academic skills

28/30.01.2020 Test preparation, Test Taking Congos, 132-155
4/6.02.2020 Test preparation, Test Taking Congos, 132-155
11/13.02.2020 Vocabulary Congos, 156-168
18/20.02.2020 Vocabulary Congos, 156-168
25/27.02.2020 Research skills, Web search Congos, 169-180
3/5.03.2020 Presentation skills Congos, 181-198 — video 1
10/12.03.2020 Presentation skills Congos, 181-198 — video 2
17/19.03.2020 Presentation skills Congos, 181-198 — video 3,– video 4,—video 5
24/26.03.2020 Midterm exam
31/2.04.2020 Student presentations Evaluation form
7/9.04.2020 Student presentations Evaluation form
14/16.04.2020 Student presentations Evaluation form
21/23.04.2020 Student presentations Evaluation form
28/1.05.2020 Review



Course Book

Congos, D. H. 2011. Study Skills Handouts (University of Florida Student AcademicResource Center) Access Date: 30.08.2011, Web Address:

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STUDENT REQUIREMENTS                            

  • Assignments should be prepared in accordance with the Department’s Assignment, Research Paper and Thesis (A.R.T.) Preparation Guide.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to practice the highest standards of academic honesty. Cheating, plagiarism and any other form of academic dishonesty will not be tolerated.  
  • Assignments submitted later than the indicated dates are not accepted. Deadlines should strictly be followed.