107年第2學期-0107 英文作文(一) 課程資訊

課程分享

選課分析

本課程名額為 20人,已有17人選讀,尚餘名額3人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
Attendance and Participation 15
Midterm Examination 10
Final Examination 15
Four Essays 60 15% each

授課教師

張雅惠

教育目標

Course Objectives: Upon completion of this course, students should be able to: (1) Write polished and organized expository essays in an academic way. (2) Recognize and produce writing for basic academic genres that include a thesis statement, an organization pattern (such as example, comparison-contrast, and cause-effect), and logical support. (3) Use appropriate language suitable for the type of writing they are doing. (4) Understand writing is a process that includes prewriting, drafting, and revision.

課程概述

Comp﹧Oral 1 is a required first-year writing and speaking course. The composition component, which introduces students to the writing process and to the conventions of written English, teaches students to write grammatically accurate sentences, well-formed paragraphs with clear topic sentences and supporting details, and coherent short essays. The oral component helps students improve their ability to communicate in accurate, fluent English. Written assignments may include journals, paragraphs, and short essays while oral assignments may include pronunciation exercises, role-play activities, panel discussions, group discussions, impromptu presentations, and planned speeches.

課程資訊

參考書目

Smalley, Regina L, Mary K. Ruetten, and Joann Rishel Kozyrev. Refining Composition Skills. 6th ed. Boston: National Geographic Learning, 2012.