TDS 212 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Professional Writing Skills II
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
TDS 212
Spring
2
0
2
3

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
-
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives With this course aim to the students should express their feeling and thoughts as written, writing a relevant text; become skillfull at writen communication with high-quality, healt and regularly in work life, grasp the importent of communication of written and printed documents and gain the skils about make a transcation with offical writings, document valueable paper.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to describe the spelling rules
  • will be able to describe the concepts about commercial and official writing, and write them properly
  • will be able to describe formal writings and write them properly
  • will be able to describe personal writings and write them properly
  • will be able to describe international terms and abbrevations used in the trade records
  • will be able to prepare CV, cover letter and referance letter
Course Content The subject contain of official writing types, medical reports and the editing medical reports, the feature of privacy for medical reports, precious paper, document operations, filing and archive.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Official correspondence types Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
2 Official correspondence types Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
3 Official correspondence types Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
4 Corporate correspondence Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
5 Corporate correspondence Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
6 The writing process of medical report Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
7 Medical report types Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
8 Midterm exam
9 Medical report types Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
10 Medical report types Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
11 Valuable Papers Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
12 Document Operations Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
13 Filing and Encoding of correspondences Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
14 Archives correpondences Instructor's notes and recommended course materials
15 Final exam
16 Review of the Semester  

 

Course Notes/Textbooks
Suggested Readings/Materials Bahar, Emel, Mesleki Yazışmalar, Detay yayınları, Ankara 2011 Altınöz M., Yazışma Teknikleri, 2002, Ankara Resmi yazışmalarda uygulanacak Esas ve Usuller Hakkındaki Yönetmelik PowerPoint sunumlar. MEB Sağlık Hizmetleri Sekreterliği, Hasta İşlemleri 1, Ankara 2011

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
15
5
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
-
Homework / Assignments
5
20
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
45
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
15
1
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
-
-
Homework / Assignments
5
2
Presentation / Jury
-
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
13
Final / Oral Exam
1
18
    Total
88

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To have the required contemporary theoretical and practical knowledge in his/her field

X
2

To use the material and technology related to his/her field, and make their maintenance, use the information and communication technologies at basic level

X
3

To have the competency to recognize the problems in his/her field, analyze them, develop evidence-based solutions and have the ability to share their suggestions with others

X
4

To be aware of legal responsibilities, conduct basic studies in her/his field independently

X
5

To communicate with patients, relatives and colleagues properly, comprehensively, honestly and explicitly, transfer his/her thoughts and knowledge through written and oral communication

X
6

To take responsibility as an active team member during the practices in his/her field

X
7

To commentate and evaluate the scientific information with a critical approach by the help of knowledge gained in his/her field

X
8

To comprehend the importance of lifelong learning, to determine and meet her/his learning needs, to develop herself/himself by monitoring the development in science and technology

X
9

To act by considering the universal ethical values, social and cultural characteristics

X
10

To know the concepts of occupational safety, patient safety, environmental protection and quality, and fulfill the requirements

X
11

To be able to follow information in his field and communicate with colleagues in English at least a level of European Language Portfolio A2 General Level

X
12

To document the patient information by using medical terminology effectively and efficiently

X
13

To determine the needs according to the requirements of the service and carry out activities for development in the field of medical documentation and secretariat

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest