|科目の目的・到達目標||The English Reading courses aim to help students become comfortable with English texts of general interest, including newspaper and magazine articles and other works in prose, either fiction or non-fiction, and by the second year with specialised materials in the Policy Sciences and Cultural Studies. Work in the courses will include activities designed to help students understand the basic structures of English sentences, paragraphs, and essays, improve reading comprehension and speed, and identify and form critical judgements about the key issues and main ideas in the texts under discussion.
|授業の概要||The goal of this class is to acquire the basic English language skills required for the students to build vocabulary and comprehension skills on Social and Cultural Issues. This class is also designed to help students how to read the English text in a logical ways. Each class contains: Vocabulary check, reading the material, listening to the recording, pair and group working for the summaries and comprehension questions and discussion on the topic of the class. English vocabulary test will be held every week.
|授業計画||Week 1 Orientation
Week 2 colour coding, vocabulary word test
Week 3 gender representation, vocabulary word test
Week 4 television image, vocabulary word test
Week 5 representation of race and ethnicity, vocabulary word test
Week 6 "whites only" , vocabulary word test
Week 7 Asian television, vocabulary word test
Week 8 cultural divers, vocabulary word test
Week 9 multiculturalism, vocabulary word test
Week 10 cultural code, vocabulary word test
Week 11 body, vocabulary word test
Week 12 body 2, vocabulary word test
Week 13 representation of body, vocabulary word test
Week 14 Review and summary of the semester
*Discussion and Group Work is scheduled for every class.
|評価方法||Reading and participation in class activities 50%, Exam 25%, Vocabulary test 25%
Note: Students who are absent four times or more during the semester will receive the grade ‘F’.
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|授業外の学習活動||Students are required to spend at least an hour per week studying textbooks, class materials, or handouts in order to prepare for the next class and also to review material studied in previous classes.|