SemesterFall Semester, 2017
DepartmentSchedule of College of Commerce Elective Courses for Commerce Students
Course NameIntermediate Oral Training
InstructorYang Chien-Wei
Credit3.0
Course TypeElective
PrerequisiteEnglish Writing、Writing and Oral Training I,Writing and Oral Training II
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule
Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

To be confirmed.


Requirement/Grading
































Class Participation: 35%



Attendance



10%



Pair Work & Simulation Practice (5)



25%



Assignments: 15%



Pair and Team Assignments (3)



15%



Projects: 50 %



Business Brief



25%



Policy Debate



25%



*Bonus Points



Class Leader, Team Leader, or Competition Winners



2-5%




Rubrics:



























A+/5



Very fluent speech; natural intonations and standard pronunciation; organized, coherent, and well-supported content; able to form and elaborate personal perspective; very few usage errors; full cooperation with other team members; flawless body language



A/4.5



Near fluent speech; variations in intonations and almost standard pronunciation with a few errors; organized, coherent, and well-supported content; showing attempt to form personal perspective; some usage errors; full cooperation with other team members; flawless body langaue



B/4



Near fluent speech but with some breaks; intonations flat and almost standard pronunciation with a few errors; less organized, coherent, or supported content; unclear personal perspective; some common usage errors; insufficient team match; a few adaptive gestures



B-/3.5



 



 



 



Speech lacking fluency with breaks; intonations lacking in variations and major mispronunciations; content requires further support and incomplete in structure; lack of personal perspective; more than average number of usage errors; insufficient team match; unnatural body language



C/2-2.5



Failure to reach the required standard in every aspect of the project; required to improve the overall performance in the second attempt




 


Textbook & Reference

The course will use various materials and handouts will be distributed in class.



*References:



 1. Mark Powell. Presenting in English. Boston: Thomson Heinle, 2002.



 2. David Cotton et al. Market Leader. Essex: Pearson Education Limited, 2005.


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