108年第1學期-0107 英文作文(二) 課程資訊

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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
In-class Performance: 20% 4 essays: 40% (10 % per essay) Final Exam: 20% (Tests students’ knowledge of course textbook) Participation: 20% (See below) 5

授課教師

郭士行

教育目標

1. to organize essays in a logical order (time, spatial , emphatic order) and with proper transitions 2. to write a narrative essay that is developed inductively or deductively 3. to write well-organized descriptive paragraphs about a person or a place 4. to write a well-organized expository essay that has a clear thesis and supporting details 5. to write a well-organized summary-response essay on a selected article (to summarize, paraphrase, and quote)

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

Jean Wyrick, Steps to Writing Well with Additional Readings. (Boston: Thomson Wadsworth, 2008; 11th ed.)