科目名 英語演習IF 
副題 Language Change 
担当者 川口 エレン 講師             
開講期間 春学期  単位 2 
曜日   時限 3 
配当年次 2  コース・ナンバー ENG-206-IV 

授業の到達目標
The instructor hopes that the students will be able to improve their overall skills in English, as well as learn about language at a slightly deeper level.  

授業の内容
We will go through the different types of changes there are in languages in general and in English in particular. We will also look at the different attitudes people have towards language change.
The sessions will be conducted in a lecture style, but the students will be expected to present their research on assigned materials on a weekly basis.  

教材
There will be no textbook for this course. Printed handouts will be distributed in class as necessary.

準備学習(予習・復習)の内容又はそれに必要な時間
Students must take good notes and review each lesson at home to be able to keep up with the class and do well on the quizzes.  

成績評価の方法
Evaluation will be based on class participation 35%, homework 20% and the seven quizzes 45% given throughout the semester.

オフィス・アワー/教員との連絡方法
Students can contact the instructor by email: ekawa●shirayuri.ac.jp(change ● to @)

備考
The work for this class is rigorous and is not recommended if a student's English ability is less than intermediate level.

授業計画
第1週Introductory Class
第2週Language Change - The Basics
第3週English in the Past 1
第4週English in the Past 2
第5週Creating Words
第6週Borrowing Words
第7週Changes in Pronunciation
第8週Changes in Spelling
第9週Changes in Grammar
第10週Changes in Meaning
第11週The Origin of Dialect
第12週World Englishes
第13週The Birth and Death of Language
第14週Attitudes towards Language Change
第15週Wrap-up
This syllabus is a guide to the course. It is not fixed and the pace will be adjusted as necessary.