108年第1學期-3732 英語動畫電影欣賞與討論 課程資訊

課程分享

選課分析

本課程名額為 35人,已有33人選讀,尚餘名額2人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
Midterm presentation 25 on an English animated film that will not be viewed in class
Final presentation 25 on an English animated film that will not be viewed in class
Quizzes 25
Participation 25 Attendance and discussion participation

授課教師

吳秀堯

教育目標

On completion of the course, students should be able to 1). watch and understand English films without Chinese subtitles; 2). discuss films confidently and comfortably with others in English; and 3). analyze animated films in various aspects and from various perspectives.

課程概述

This course is designed to enhance students English listening and speaking abilities through watching and discussing English animated films with the English sound track and subtitles. Every week, an animated film on DVD (public-viewing edition) will be shown, followed by the instructor short talk on the background of the film and some aspects of film production/theories. Then students will discuss the film in groups. In addition, each student is required to make a 3-minute oral presentation on an English animated film of his and her choice.

課程資訊

參考書目

Textbook: Suber, Howard. You, Y. translated. (2012). The power of film. Chinese ed. Good Morning Press. (Note: Original edition not available in Taiwan)

Reference: Giannetti, L. D. Jiao, X. translated. (2005). Understanding movies. Chinese. 10th ed. Yuan Liu Publishing Co. (Note: Original edition not available in Taiwan)

Films: Aladin, Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, WallE, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, Brave, Hotel Transylvania, Rise of the Guardians, Wreck-It Ralph, Inside Out, Zootopia, The Boss Baby, Incredibles 2, and Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2