SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentSelective courses of undergraduate level,College of Commerce
Course NameAdvanced Oral Training
InstructorSHEN CHI
Credit3.0
Course TypeElective
PrerequisiteWriting and Oral Training II,English Writing、Writing and Oral Training I
Course Objective
Course Description
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週次



課程主題



課程內容與指定閱讀



教學活動與作業



學習投入時間



課堂講授



課程前後



1



9/11



?Course Introduction



?Career Prospect & Networks



-Orientation



- Career Prospect & Networks Handout 1



-Introducing Weekly Business News Review



ØResearch Task 1: Career Planner



3



2



2



9/18



?Résumé and CV: format and language



- Résumé and CV Handout 2



-Weekly Business News Review



ØExercises in Handout 2



ØIndividual Task 1: My CV



3



2



3



9/25



?Video CV &



ReviewingMy CV



-Video CV Handout 3



-Weekly Business News Review



ØIndividual Task 2:



My Video CV



3



2



4



10/2



?Cover Letter (CL) & Follow-up Letter (FUL)



- Cover Letter Handout 4



-Weekly Business News Review



ØIndividual Task 3: Cover Letter



3



2



5



10/9



? Job Interview Skills 1: Answering Questions



-Job Interview Skills 1 Handout 5



-Weekly Business News Review



ØExercises in Handout 5



3



2



6



10/16



? Job Interview Skills 2: Giving Reasons



-Job Interview Skills 2 Handout 6



-Weekly Business News Review



ØExercises in Handout 6



3



2



7



10/23



? Job Interview Simulation I



- Self-Evaluation and Peer Evaluation



ØIndividual Task 4: Reflection on Job Interview



3



 



8



10/30



? Job Interview Simulation II



- Self-Evaluation and Peer Evaluation



ØIndividual Task 4: Reflection on Job Interview



3



 



9



11/6



?Communicating at work 1: Meeting, Teleconferencing



- Communication at the workplace 1: Meeting Handout 7



-Weekly Business News Review



ØExercises in Handout 7



ØRole Play



3



2



10



11/13



? Communicating at work 2: Negotiating



- Communication at the workplace 2: Negotiating Handout 8



-Weekly Business News Review



ØExercises in Handout 8



ØRole Play



3



2



11



11/20



?Communicating at work 3: Customer Service



- Communication at the workplace 3: Customer Service Handout 9



-Weekly Business News Review



ØExercises in Handout 9



ØRole Play



ØResearch Task 2:



A case of crisis management



3



2



12



11/27



? Communicating at work 4: Crisis Management



- Communication at the workplace 4: Crisis Management Handout 10



-Weekly Business News Review



ØGroup Task 1:



Crisis Management



3



2



13



12/4



?Working on Group Task 1: Crisis Management



-Group Task 1: Crisis Management



-Weekly Business News Review



ØGroup Task 1:



Crisis Management



3



2



14



12/11



?Presenting Group Task 1 Video: Crisis Management



?Persuasive Speech 1: TED Talks



- Presenting Group Task 1 Video



- Persuasive Speech1 Handout 11



-Weekly Business News Review



ØIndividual Task 5-1: My TED Talk – Finding the topic



3



2



15



12/18



?Persuasive Speech 2: TED Talks



- Persuasive Speech 2 Handout 12



-Weekly Business News Review



Ø Preparing Individual Task 5: My TED Talk (Outline & Draft)



3



2



16



12/25



?Working on Individual Task 5: My TED Talk



-Rehearsing & Feedback



-Weekly Business News Review



Ø Preparing Individual Task 5: My TED Talk (Submitting the final draft)



3



2



17



1/1/2020



New Year Holiday



 



 



3



 



18



1/8/2020



?Presentation: My TED Talk



Individual Presentation & Peer Feedback



ØIndividual Presentation & Peer Feedback



3



 



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant
Requirement/Grading


  • Assessment







  1. Attendance: 20%



    Punctuality (10%)



    Attendance (10%)




  2. Class Participation: 30%



    News review notes (15%)



    News review audio files (15%)




  3. Activities and Tasks: 50%



    2 Research Tasks (10%)



    5 Individual Tasks (30%)



    1 Group Projects (10%)




Textbook & Reference

  • Course Handouts: Course materials will be prepared by the instructor.

  • Supplementary materials: To be distributed in class.

  • Resources:



(1) VoiceTube: https://tw.voicetube.com



(2) BBC Learning English: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish



(3) TED talks: https://www.ted.com/talks


Urls about Course
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