|Semester||Fall Semester, 2019|
|Department||Freshman Class A, Department of English Freshman Class B, Department of English|
|Course Name||English Oral Training (I) : Oral Training and Listening|
|Instructor||VAN JAARSVELDT LEON|
Tentative Class Schedule
Students are evaluated according to their levels of active participation, comprehension of assigned materials, ability to initiate, direct and end conversations, interact fluently, presentation of information in an organised manner, improvisation, and accuracy (grammar, pronunciation, contextual appropriateness).
1. Attendance, Participation and Class Discussion: 30%*
2. Class Assignments: 20%**
3. Midterm Oral presentation: 20%
4. Final Project: 30%
* This class relies on active participation. Therefore, class attendance and participation are mandatory.
**All assignments, including the midterm and final, must be submitted on time.
Plagiarism, defined as the act of copying materials of others and passing it as one’s own work, will be subjected to a 10-point penalty per instance (1 sentence = 1 instance). If a sizeable proportion of an assignment has been plagiarised, the teacher may decline to grade and may ask that the assignment be redone.
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References & Recommended Readings:
This class sources authentic material from sources including ICRT, CNN and other sources. The materials are posted to Moodle before class and students should prepare the materials and bring printed copies to class. Students may also use electronic devices to bring the materials to class. However, phones are not recommended due to the small size of the screens. Sources include:
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