106年第1學期-3723 國際新聞英文 課程資訊
|Homework||30||Two written assignments 10%; two mini presentations 20%|
On completion of the course, students should be able to
1. better understand news report they read or listen to in daily life;
2. express their points of view more comfortably and effectively; and
3. become better aware of major issues worldwide.
This course is designed for students who have an interest in staying up to date with breaking news and connecting with the world. The course is aimed approximately at B1 and above levels as defined by the CEFR. Students will read, watch and discuss world news covering a variety of topics in English. Students are also expected to share and comment on news articles or reports on a weekly basis.
Office HourWednesday 8:10-9:00, Thursday 14:10-15:00, and by appointment (Office: LAN106-I)
1. News websites
2. Handouts will be provided by the instructor.