Profile
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Title: 
Instr.
Surname: 
TARHAN
Status: 
School Of Foreign Languages
Telephone: 
2805
E-mail: 
hantar@metu.edu.tr
Room: 
P132
Educational Background: 
  • B.A. Hacettepe University; M.A. Bilkent University
Research Interests: 
  • Culture and Language
  • Testing
  • Materials Development
Courses Taught: 
  • ENG 101 Developing Reading Skills in English
  • ENG 102 Developing Writing Skills in English
  • ENG 211 Developing Academic Presentation Skills in English
  • ENG 311 Developing Language and Communication Skills after Graduation
  • TFL 271 Beginning Turkish I (EILC)
  • TFL 272 Beginning Turkish II (EILC)
Selected Publications: 
  • 2008 “Cultural Awareness in Language Teaching” ( Best Practices in ELTEgyp TESOL 9th Annual Convention (a joint paper with Seyhan Özmenek) 21-22 November, Cairo)
  • 2005 “Differences between English and Turkish” (English Australia Conferece, 29 September -1 October, Brisbane, Plenary Panel)
  • 2004 “A Critical Examination of Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Turkey” (European Social Science History Conference, March, Berlin, Germany)
  • “Language as a Tool for Acculturation” (Reaching Greater Heights (joint conference of INGED, TESOL Greece, and ETAI) 15-16 July Jerusalem, Israel).