SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentDept. of English Course Schedule for Minor Students
Course NameEnglish Composition I
InstructorLIN YI AN
Credit2.0
Course TypeRequired
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
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週次Week 課程主題Course Theme 課程內容與指定閱讀Content and Reading Assignment 教學活動與作業Activity and Homework 學習投入時數Estimated time devoted to coursework per week
課堂講授Lecture Hours 課程前後Preparation Time

1




Course Introduction



CHAPTER 1 Introducing the Paragraph



All About Me: write a short paragraph (10 sentences) about yourself.


2.0



3.0



2




Paragraph Structure



CHAPTER 1 Introducing the Paragraph



Discussion of All About Me


2.0



3.0



3




Paragraph Structure



CHAPTER 1 Introducing the Paragraph



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



4




Paragraph Structure











CHAPTER 2 Narrative

 



First Essay Due


2.0



3.0



5




Narrative



CHAPTER 2 Narrative



Discussion of First Essay


2.0



3.0



6




Narrative



CHAPTER 2 Narrative



Revision of First Essay


2.0



3.0



7




Descriptive



CHAPTER 3 Description



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



8




Descriptive



CHAPTER 3 Description



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



9




Descriptive



CHAPTER 3 Description



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



10




Cause & Effect



CHAPTER 4 Analyzing Reasons



Second Essay Due


2.0



3.0



11




Cause & Effect



CHAPTER 4 Analyzing Reasons



Discussion of Second Essay


2.0



3.0



12




Cause & Effect



CHAPTER 4 Analyzing Reasons



Revision of Second Essay


2.0



3.0



13




Comparision & Contrast



CHAPTER 6 Comparing & Contrasting



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



14




Comparision & Contrast



CHAPTER 6 Comparing & Contrasting



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



15




Comparision & Contrast



CHAPTER 6 Comparing & Contrasting



Reading and Discussion


2.0



3.0



16




Essay Organization



CHAPTER 8 Introduction to the Essay



Third Essay Due


2.0



3.0



17




Essay Organization



CHAPTER 8 Introduction to the Essay



Discussion of Third Essay


0.0



0.0



18




Final Exam



Final Exam



Timed Essay Writing
Revision of Third Essay


2.0



3.0



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

N/A


Requirement/Grading

Class performance and attendance (Zuvio) 20%  (no more than thrice of absence) 

Three Revised Essays 60% 

Exam 20%


Textbook & Reference

Mary K. Ruetten (2012) Developing Composition Skills: Academic Writing and Grammar (3rd ed.). 


Urls about Course
http://irs.zuvio.com.tw
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