99年第2學期-3414 大一英文【上】 課程資訊
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|orals||15||3 times will be given|
|writing||10||3 times will be given|
|participation||10||One absence will cause 5 points penalty; 20-minute late will cause one absence. If one is late, 3 points will be taken. Any leaves will cause 2 points penalty.|
The purpose of this class is to help students improve their English 4 communication skills.
Freshman English for Non-English Majors (FENM) is a required course for the majority of freshmen at Tunghai University. This course is intended as a general four skills (namely, listening, speaking, reading, and writing) integrated English-as-a-foreign-language (EFL) course emphasizing English fluency in general contexts, i.e., English use for general purposes. Thereby, the course is designed to help students use their existing general knowledge about themselves and about the world along with the knowledge of the English language they have acquired to enhance their general English proficiency and enrich their personal background knowledge by using English to learn and communicate. Specifically, the FENM course maximizes students’ opportunities to use English in a wide variety of contexts both in and outside class. Furthermore, it provides an atmosphere that will increase students’ participation and confidence in a non-threatening, whole-English learning environment and that will facilitate students’ acquisition of new knowledge and s
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1. Anderson, N. (2007) Active Skills for Reading: Book 2 (2nd Ed.). Boston, MA: Thomson.
2. Simplified Readers (SR):
Romeo and Juliet (SR 1) (To be finished by 10/31/2010)
Climate change (SR 2) (To be finished by 12/31/2010)
New Yorkers (SR 3) (To be finished by 12/31/2010)