2015 Fall: 四技會資一年乙班Freshmen English
A tentative syllabus
|科目名稱: 基礎英文||授課教師: 賴淑麗 Shu-li (Sally) Lai|
|授課班級: 會資一乙||學分/時數: 2/2|
|Email: firstname.lastname@example.org||Time/Location: Thursday (13:30~15:15) Language Lab 7|
|研究室: 承曦樓 904 (by appointment)||Course website: https://www.shulilai.idv.tw|
1. Rogers, L., & Wilkin, J. (2013), Skillful Reading & Writing 2, published by Macmillan. 請洽文鶴書局蒙先生 0988-082-067 (NT$ 442 after discount)
2. New TOEIC TEST 金色證書字彙 (2015) 請洽眾文出版社 莊小姐 (02) 8369-1198 ext: 24 (NT $277 after discount)
|Overview of the course
This is a one-year four-skill integrated course which helps you to learn and improve the reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills necessary for college-level coursework. In this semester, more focus will be on the reading, grammar, and English presentation skills. Class will be implemented in the form of lecture, discussion, group activity, and presentation.
Midterm: 25% Quizzes and Assignments: 35% Project: 25% (oral presentation, ppt, transcript, handout, group diary) Reflection (group & individual): 10% Participation: 5%
|Date||Major textbook||Vocabulary book||Assignments|
|9/17||Orientation||Please prepare a 2-minute self-introduction next week.|
|9/24||Chapter 1.1 Foods as Communication||Part 1 (p.1 to p.14)||1. Fill out the form before 9/28 (Link)
2. Begin to work on your vocabulary book.
3. Finish assignment 1.
|10/1||Chapter 1 Nourishment
Chapter 1.1 Foods as Communication
Skimming & Scanning
|Part 2 (p.16 to p.25)||1. Review the article we discussed today.
2. Continue to work on your vocabulary book.
3. Finish the vocabulary handout.
|10/8||Chapter 1.2 Farm of the Future||Part 2 (p.26 to p.40)|
|10/15||Chapter 1.2 Farm of the Future||Part 2 (p. 41 to p.50)|
|10/22||Chapter 2.1 Living by the Rules||Part 3 (p. 52 to 61)||1. Review the article: Living by the Rules (p.19)
2. Review the two vocabulary exercises on p.18.
3. As a group, finish the note on page 20. Please draw your group map on a piece of paper (A4).
|10/29||Chapter 2.2 Ants||Part 3 (p.62 to p.73)|
|10/5||Grammar & Review|
|11/19||Presentation Skills||Part 3 (p.74 to p. p.84)|
|11/26||Song and English Learning
Perhaps Love (Youtube1/Youtube2/Lyrics)
Somewhere over the rainbow (youtube)
Somewhere out there (youtube)
Tears in Heaven (Youtube) (withi lyric)
|Part 3 (p.85 to p.93)|
|12/3||Presentation Skills||Part 4 (p.94 to p.104)|
|12/10||Presentation Skills||Part 5 (p.105 to 110)|
|12/17||Group 3, 4 (Group 1, 2, 3)|
|12/24||Group 5, 6 (Group 3, 4, 5)|
Happy Winter Vacation!
Free Online Tools
|Cambridge Advanced Learners’ Dictionary||Oxford Advanced Learners’ Dictionary|
|Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Dictionary||Oxford Advanced American Dictionary (for English Learners)
|Collins COBUILD Advanced Dictionary||http://visual.merriam-webster.com/|
|Yahoo Bilingual Dictionary|
Note. We’ll adjust the schedule as we go along.