105年第2學期-3726 中高級閱讀:看報導學英文 課程資訊

課程分享

選課分析

本課程名額為 25人,已有14人選讀,尚餘名額11人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
Bi-weekly writing: response entries 40
Midterm 25
In-class participation 10
Final report or final exam 25

授課教師

楊麗瓊

教育目標

On completion of the course, students should be able to: 1. increase their understanding about the world and different cultures; 2. use English effectively to communicate with others on a variety of topics; 3. explore important issues from multiple perspectives; 4. evaluate critically and synthesize information using English; and 5. increase the ability to form independent judgement. This course is designed to help students become familiarized with English public media by utilizing authentic, up-to-date, multi-media news stories on a variety of different topics, including news, science and technology, nature and environment, fashion and the arts, love and marriage, health, and other theme-focused investigative reports. The course will help students to keep abreast of the latest vocabulary and English usage, and will also promote the students’ abilities in evaluating issues and forming independent judgments by exposing students to the global marketplace of ideas.

課程資訊

參考書目

Textbook: Handouts and on-line articles from various sources:

http://www.nytimes.com
http://www.pbs.org
htto:/edition.cnn.com
http://www.bbc.co.uk
http://www.ted.com