SemesterSpring Semester, 2020
DepartmentDept. of English Course Schedule for Minor Students
Course NameEnglish Composition II
InstructorLIN WAN YU
Credit2.0
Course TypeRequired
PrerequisiteBeginning Verse Writing、College Writing I、Creative Writing in English、Engilsh Composition、English Composition (II)、English Composition (二)、English Composition II、English for Academic Writing、Exposition & Argumentation
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

Weeks 1-5 Writing project 1 



1) feedback for 108-1 WA4



2) reading & writing (1) global coherence



3) writing prject 1: beginning to be analytical 



4) reading & writing (2) global coherence



5) reading & writing (3) concision



Weeks 6~9 Writing project 2 



1) writing project 2: proposals



2) reading & writing (4) concision



3) reading & writing (5) shape



4) mid-term week



Weeks 10~14 Writing project 3 



1) writing project 3: arguing a persuasive point



2) reading & writing (6) shape



3) reading & writing (7) correction



4) common errors (1)



5) common errors (2); reading & writing (8) criticision with kindness (Daniel Dennett)



Weeks 15~18 Writing project 4 (reviews)



1) writing project 4: movie/book reviews



2) review; presentations 



3) presentations



4) final exam week



 


Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

N/A


Requirement/Grading

Grading is as follows: class participation, including homework and presentations (40%); essays (60%).


Textbook & Reference







References:



Strunk, William, and White, E. B.. The Elements of Style. Edn. 3. Pearson, 1999.



Williams, Joseph M. and Bizup, Joseph. Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace. Edn. 11. Pearson, 2013.



 



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