MODERN DİLLER BÖLÜMÜ

Oda No : MM-402

E-posta : serdar@metu.edu.tr

Tel No  : +90 312 2103942

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Educational Background

B.A. in English Linguistics, Hacettepe University,
M.A. in English Language Teaching, METU.

Work Experience

Teaching
Courses I have taught include:
• English 101 (a freshman EAP course with a focus on the development of reading and writing skills)
• English 102 (a freshman EAP course with a focus on the development of reading and writing skills)
• English 211 (a sophomore English course which aims to develop oral presentation skills)
• English 311 (an ESP course designed to develop students' communication skills in the business context)
• General English courses (taught English at different levels in various language teaching programs)
• ESP courses (taught preparation courses for various English proficiency exams)
Other
Testing
• Prepared departmental exams
• Prepared METU English proficiency tests
Course Design / Materials Development
• Designed syllabuses
• Designed and developed course material

Academic Interest

  • EAP, ESP, Testing, Materials Writing&Development

Publications

  • Yıldırım, S. et al. (2016). Read, Enjoy, Learn. Ankara: Pica Printing
  • Yıldırım, S. (2013) Tıp Dil. Ankara: Pelikan Yayınevi
  • Yıldırım, S. (2013) YDS Deneme Sınavları. Ankara: Pelikan Yayınevi
  • Yıldırım, S. (2007). KPDS: Questions & Answers.  Ankara: Pelikan Yayınevi
  • Yıldırım, S. (2004). Challenge: ÜDS & KPDS.  Ankara: Pelikan Yayınevi
  • Yıldırım, S. et al. (1999). The Realm of Speaking. Ankara: METU Press

Conference Talks

  • 11th IATEFL Slovenia Conference (Ljubljana, Slovenia)  
  • 3rd  EgypTesol ELT Convention (Cairo, Egypt)
  • 4th Southern Cone Tesol Convention (Curitiba, Brazil)
  • ABLA 2000 ELT Convention (Lima, Peru)
  • TDTR 4 (Teachers Develop Teachers Research) Leuven, Belgium

Awards

  • High Academic Achievement” – awarded by METU (2000, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2014, 2017)
  • “İhsan Doğramacı Bilim Teşvik Ödülü”  – awarded by Hacettepe University (1993)
  • “High Academic Achievement” – awarded by Hacettepe University (1993)

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