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Turkish Language Courses by Certified & Experienced Instructor

Merhaba.. Ben Alper. Sizin adınız ne? :)

About me:
Turkish Language and Literature graduate
Turkish as a Foreign language Master of Education
International experience in govermental organization
University experience including Erasmus classes
References could be provided by former learners with signature and contact information.
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Turkish classes individual or small group (up to 3 person) are offered in Istanbul at learners or teachers place or a specified place by the learner and instructor or online via "screensharing technology". (Skype, Google Hangouts). I have speacial. materials in order to teach online.
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12 years of experience in teaching. 9 years of experience in Turkish as a foreign language teaching.
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University (TÖMER & Erasmus), Yunus Emre Institute experiences lots of individual learners.
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4 skills (Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing) must be developed all together according my language teaching and learning approach. I always try to make people speak, write and understand. Speaking and writing are the main aim. Some grammar and phonetics are just little tools. Some people like to play with them, some people don't.. I listen and care about my learners background knowledge, main purpose to learn language, how they prefer to learn a new language.

Why you should take Turkish from Alper?

He is not an English teacher, He just teaches Turkish
He is both ambitious and fun
He is sociable
He also experienced being expatriate
He wants to make you speak and write as soon as possible (within a plan ofc.)
He is planned and punctual
He is a public speaker
He cares for his classes and learners.
He creates individual materials for the learners
He loves teaching!

And..

He loves to get in touch with internationals because he doesn't stick into teaching. He loves to contact professionals who are interesting in travel, business, writing, photography and also studying & investing in Turkey.

Haydi! Let's say "Merhaba" to Türkçe! :)

* PM: I want to work with people who are really keen to learn Turkish. Even I do my job professionally since learning a language needs care and concentration from both sides. I want to work with people who are able to reserve time for this fun learning adventure.

You can take class from me at your place at my place or online via webcam. Well If you are not in Istanbul or Turkey please do not underestimate online! You will understand why I mentioned this if you start online ;)

Derste görüşürüz! Hoşça kalın!
See you in the class! Bye bye! :)

Extra information

Learners must be ambitious, sociable and compatible to use media materials, try to accomplish weekly homeworks.

Location

At teacher's location: Şişli/İstanbul, Turkey
At student's location: Around Esenyurt, Turkey
At student's location: Around Şişli, Turkey
At student's location: Around Şişli, Turkey
At student's location: Around Bahçelievler, Turkey
At student's location: Around Esenyurt, Turkey
At student's location: Around Ataşehir, Turkey
At student's location: Around Arıköy, Turkey
At student's location: Around Istanbul, Turkey
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, Turkish, Arabic, German

About Me

Merhaba!
Better telling first who "Alper is not"
Alper is not an English, Arabic, French, Spanish teacher and He's not teaching Turkish just because he is a native speaker of Turkish unlike many others instructors. Alper's main profession is teaching Turkish as a foreign language. It's not his hobby or second job.

He's a Turkish Language and Literature graduate (2002) who has experience teaching Turkish as a foreing/second language in classrooms and private tuitions since 2009.

Alper has got his Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree in "Teaching Turkish as a foreign language" in Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University.

Well planned, punctual and a fun teacher who can understand different cultures as He has also an experience being an expatriate. Media supported, individually prepreared classes are his job.

Contact for my availability and then "Derste görüşürüz! (See you in the lesson)

Hoşça kalın!
Bye bye!

Education

Accredited Bachelor Degree on Turkish Language and Literature and Acredited Master of Education on Teaching Turkish to Foreigners with 3.29/4.00 GPA
Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Çanakkale, Turkey

Experience / Qualifications

Total 12 years of teaching experience. 9 years in Turkish as a foreign language. Private classes, international experience in Yunus Emre Institute, TÖMER and Erasmus classes in Aydın University TÖMER.

Reviews (3)

Very animated explaining that really sends the message across effectively
Alper Hoca is a really skillful teacher who not only knows the grammar of Turkish but also can teach you about the everyday life in Turkey and about the Turkish culture. He prepares customized materials for the student and also uses cultural references during the classes. I would highly recommend him to anyone who would like to know Turkish better.
Bon professeur

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Availability of a typical week

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from $26.78Online via webcam
from $29.95At student's home

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