2023 Spring: 二技資管一甲 English


A tentative syllabus


課程名稱: 英文 English

授課教師: 賴淑麗 (Shu-li Sally Lai)

授課班級: 資管系二技一年級

學分/時數: 2/2

E-mail: shulilai@gmail.com

Time: Monday (10:00 to 12:00)

Class website: https://bb.ntub.edu.tw

Room: 視聽教室 Room 7

Classroomscreen: https://classroomscreen.com/


Classroom materials

Online materials to be announced (NT$50).

Classroom Evaluation

Quizzes & Assignments (in-class & after-class): 50%
Midterm Project: 20%
Term Project: 20%
Participation: 10%

Course Objective

This is a one-semester four-skill integrated course. It aims to develop and improve students’ academic listening and speaking skills. Students will be able to listen to and respond to a variety of topics in English. Class activities include pre-class listening, in-class discussion and sharing, group presentations, and after-class writing.
對應校核心能力: 外語能力、專業素養
對應通識課程核心能力: 語言思辯表達、問題溝通解決

Group Project

To be announced.

Course Requirements

  1. If you must miss a class due to an unavoidable circumstance (e.g., sick leave, injury, or a family emergency), please notify me in advance by email.
  2. There will be no late assignments or make-up tests.
  3. Please turn your cell phone to silent mode during class. Please do not use your mobile phone during class unless it is for dictionary lookup or information searching.
  4. There will be quizzes based on the materials presented in class and in the textbooks. Please preview and review the class materials every week.




2/13 Orientation (name)
Background Questionnaire (link)
2/20 Topic 1: The food delivery revolution (link) Review Topic 1.
Learn the keywords.
Explore more episodes from Six Minutes English (link)
Preview Topic 2.
2/27 Holiday (No Class)
3/6 Topic 2: Can AI have a mind of its own? (link) Review Topic 2.
Learn the keywords.
Do you use AI in your daily life? Please give examples.
3/13 More discussion on topic 2
3/20 Listening Test (45 minutes)
Vocabulary Review
Begin to work on the midterm project (4-5 minutes)
3/27 Topic 3: Body Language online (link)
Draft 1 (3/26 midnight): Submit to BB discussion board (word file).
4/3 Holiday (No Class)
4/10 Showcase 1 (Group 1 to Group 6)
4/17 Showcase 2 (Group 7 to Group 10)
Inside the mind of a master procrastinator
4/24 Inside the mind of a master procrastinator
5/1 The Key to Success: Grit
5/8 The Key to Success: Grit
5/15 Begin to work on your term project
5/22 Project Presentation 1
5/29 Project Presentation 2
6/5 Project Presentation 3
6/12 Wrap-up



通識課程核心能力: 語言思辯表達、問題溝通解決

We’ll adjust the schedule as we go along.