108年第1學期-0106 英文作文(二) 課程資訊

課程分享

選課分析

本課程名額為 20人,已有16人選讀,尚餘名額4人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
essay assignments 60 including homework and in-class writing
attendance and participation 20
final exam 20

授課教師

劉美惠

教育目標

In Composition II, students will learn to: 1. identify and develop a controlling idea/topic sentence/thesis statement 2. organize and develop support for a topic sentence/thesis statement 3. organize essays in a logical order and with proper transitions 4. write expository essays with different development strategies (enumeration, process analysis, causal analysis) 5. write a summary-response essay on a selected article (summarizing, quoting, paraphrasing) 6. write peer review

課程概述

Composition 2 is a second-year required course and is the continuation of Composition 1, building on the English-language skills developed in Composition 1. This course focuses primarily on writing multi-paragraph essays. The course continues to stress accuracy in writing and emphasizes skills and strategies to improve the ability to communicate in written English. Students will also learn how to analyze and strengthen their written English and that of their classmates. The general goal of the course is to increase the academic English language proficiency of the students to a high-intermediate level in writing. This course is taught together with Oral Training 2.

課程資訊

參考書目

Wyrick, J. (2014). Steps to Writing Well, the 12th Edition. Boston: Thomson
Wadsworth.