|授業の概要||This course is about developing the skills necessary to actively join in discussions. The desired outcome of Semester 1 is on understanding the essential features of discussions and the techniques needed for active participation.
The course also provides the students some opportunities to interact with international students.
|学習の到達目標||The overall aim of the Discussion course is for students to become more comfortable with active participation in English language discussions.|
|授業計画||第１回||Unit 1: Welcome to coffee shop discussions|
|第２回||Unit 2: Western style hotel vs. Japanese inn. Intro|
|第３回||Unit 3: Western style hotel vs. Japanese inn 2. Discussion|
|第４回||Unit 4: e-learning. Intro|
|第５回||Unit 5: e-learning. Discussion|
|第６回||Unit 6: Clubs and circles. Intro|
|第７回||Unit 7: Clubs and circles. Discussion|
|第８回||Unit 8: Social networking. Intro|
|第９回||Unit 9: Social networking. Discussion|
|第１０回||Unit 10: Big city vs. small town. Intro|
|第１１回||Unit 11: Big city vs. small town. Discussion|
|第１２回||Unit 12: Online shopping. Intro|
|第１３回||Unit 13: Online shopping. Discussion|
|第１４回||Unit 14: Students working part time. Intro|
|第１５回||Unit 15: Students working part time. Discussion|
|授業外学習の課題||Students will be expected to study for at least 120 minutes per week out of class.
These are the 3 expectations of EVERY student on this course:
1) Use English as much as possible
2) Always REVIEW the last class and PREVIEW the next class
|履修上の注意事項||To be successful on this course, students need:
1) good attendance and time keeping.
2) good classwork and homework.
3) good motivation and participation.
Credits will not be given if students are absent from class more than four times in one semester (including illness, traffic-related problems, family-related matters, etc.).
【This subject is also designed for the 2017～2019 Global Course students. ※ただし、一部の学部・学科では配当されていない場合があります。】
|成績評価の方法・基準||The grade for the semester is composed of:
1) Progress Tests/Tasks (80%)
2) Active Participation (20%)
*Lateness and absences will negatively affect grades.
*If a student is absent from a class, it is the STUDENT'S responsibility to contact a classmate or the teacher to find out about the classwork/homework.
|テキスト||Coffee Shop Discussions
|Students can make contact by (1) email (email@example.com) or (2) visiting my office (Building 3, office 316) or (3) speaking with me in class.|