Curriculum

English Language Education Department (ELED) of Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta has employed Higher Education Curriculum named Kurikulum Pendidikan Tinggi (KPT) since 2016, and this curriculum is applied to students starting from batch 2016. All the courses that are taken by the students are set based on the competences needed by the graduates to work, especially as educators/teachers, language practitioners, researchers in the field of education and language, entrepreneurs in the field of education and language, and education and language-based employees. Therefore, beside taking compulsory courses, students can also choose some elective courses offered by ELED starting from the third semester. The distribution of the courses, both compulsory and elective ones, is as follows:

NO YEAR SEMESTER STRUCTURE INFO
1 I 1 SKILL BASED LANGUAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
2 2
3 II 3 THEORETICAL BASED LEARNING TEACHING THEORIES
4 4
5 III 5 PRACTICAL BASED LEARNING TEACHING PRACTICES
6 6
7 IV 7 RESEARCH BASED KNOWLEDGE AND SCIENCE DEVELOPMENT

 

NOTE: for students batch 2015, the compulsory courses offered for semester 6 are the same as the compulsory courses offered to students batch 2016, plus community service or KKN (students batch 2015 are encouraged to enroll and key in for community service (KKN) in semester 6). Beside the compulsory courses, students can also take some elective courses.

 

MATA KULIAH WAJIB (COMPULSORY COURSES)
SEMESTER 1
NO COURSE CODE
COURSE NAME PREREQUISITE CREDITS INFO
1 KU111 Listening and Speaking for Daily Conversation 4
2 KU112 Listening and Speaking for Formal Setting 4
3 KU113 Basic Reading and Writing 4
4 KU114 Academic Reading and Writing 4
5 KU115 Capita Selecta on Grammar 4
6 KL232 Pancasila 2
7 KL211 Aqidah 2
 TOTAL  24
SEMESTER 2
1 KU121 Listening and Speaking for Academic Purposes 4
2 KU122 Listening and Speaking for Career Development 4
3 KU123 Interpretive Reading and Argumentative Writing 4
4 KU124 Reading and Writing for Career Development 4
5 KU125 Capita Selecta on Linguistics 4
6 KL221 Fiqih/Ibadah 2
7 KU211 Computer Literacy (0ffline computer) 2  
 TOTAL  24
SEMESTER 3
1 KU231 Principles of Teaching and Learning 4
2 KU232 Language Learning and Acquisition 4
3 KU211 Computer Literacy (Online computer) 2
4 KL131 Entrepreneurship 2
5 KL 231 Akhlak 2
6 KL 261 Indonesian Language 2
7 KU541 Innovative Technology 2  
8 KL242 Kewarganegaraan 2
9  KU254 School Observation 1  
 TOTAL  21
SEMESTER 4
1 KU241 Teaching English as a Foreign Language 4
2 KU242 Language Assessment and Evaluation 4
3 KP141 Issues in Language Teaching and Learning 4
4 KU233 ICT in Language Teaching 4
5 KL241 Kemuhammadiyahan 2
6 KP362 Business Management 2
7  KU255 Teaching and Learning Process Observation 1  
 TOTAL  21
SEMESTER 5
1 KU351 Curriculum Development 4
2 KU352 Material Development 4
3 KU353 Instructional Development 4
4 KP361 Education and Teaching Practices 4
5 KU551 Digital Technology in Education 2
6 KL251 Language and Education in Quran 2  
7 Developing Teaching Instruments 1  
 TOTAL  21
SEMESTER 6
1 KL361 International Language Testing 4
2 KU471 Research Method 4
3 KU472 Language Research 4
4 KU473 Academic Presentation 2
5 KU256 Teaching Practice 1  
   TOTAL    15
SEMESTER 7
1 KP381 Community Service (KKN) 3
2  KU481  Undergraduate Thesis
6
 TOTAL  9  

 

MATA KULIAH PILIHAN (ELECTIVE COURSES)

NO KODE MK NAMA MATA KULIAH PRASYARAT SKS KET
1 KP372 Journalism 2
2 KL234 English for Tourism 2
3 KP361 Translating 2
4 KL237 English for Young Learners 2
5 KL240 Literary Appreciation 2
6 KP371 Interpreting 2
7 KL235 Business English 2
8 KL239 IELTS 4
8 Japanese 2
8 Arabic Language 2
TOTAL 22