109年第2學期-0084 英文作文(一) 課程資訊

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選課分析

本課程名額為 20人,已有18人選讀,尚餘名額2人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
Writing assignments 40 four essays, including first draft & revised draft
Midterm exam 15
Final exam 15
Attendance and participation 10
other assignments 20

教育目標

In Composition I, students will learn to (1)use different strategies for generating ideas, such as brainstorming, freewriting, and clustering, (2)recognize and produce writing that has a controlling idea introduced in the thesis statement and supported by paragraphs that contain a topic sentence and supporting details (3)write narrative paragraphs that are organized in chronological order, (4)write descriptive paragraphs that are organized in spatial order, (5)write expository paragraphs that are organized in the order of importance/familiarity/time, (6)use transitions to support coherence

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. (Avoid illegal photocopying of copyrighted materials.)