科目名 Essay Writing A 
副題 Essay Writing 
担当者 田島 千裕 准教授             
開講期間 秋学期  単位 2 
曜日   時限 4 
配当年次 1  コース・ナンバー ENG-113-EV 

授業の到達目標
At the end of the semester, students will be able to:-Write paragraphs with topic sentences, supporting sentences and concluding sentences.
-Understand the roles of introduction, body and conclusion of an essay.
-Follow the writing process (e.g., brainstorming, mind mapping, outlining, writing and editing/revising).
-Write timed writing assignments.  

授業の内容
In this class, students will write paragraphs and essays assisted by a textbook. Students will engage in speed writing to improve fluency, as well as writing assignments to improve accuracy. There will be three timed writing assignments.  

教材
教科書:Writing Essays, Macmillan

準備学習(予習・復習)の内容又はそれに必要な時間
Students will spend time preparing and reviewing the class content, mostly writing and editing their essays. The textbook related homework will also be given.  

成績評価の方法
1. Attendance and participation: 20%
2. Homework: 20%
2. Timed writing 1: 20%
3. Timed writing 2: 20%
4. Timed writing 3: 20%

オフィス・アワー/教員との連絡方法
Monday 2nd periods.
My email address will be distributed on the first day of class.

授業計画
第1週Syllabus / Unit 1: Brainstorming
第2週Unit 2: The Structure of a Paragraph
第3週Unit 3: Development of a Paragraph
第4週Unit 4: Descriptive Paragraphs
第5週Timed writing 1 - 150 words (45 min.): Descriptive Paragraph
第6週Editing writing 1 (by hand then by word)
Unit 8: Structure of an Essay
第7週Unit 9: Outlining an Essay
第8週Unit 10: Introductions and Conclusions
第9週Time writing 2 - 200 words (60 min.):Essay Writing (Topic to be decided)
第10週Editing writing 2 (by hand then by word)
Unit 5: Opinion Paragraphs (Rubric)
第11週Unit 6: Comparison Paragraphs
第12週Unit 7: Problem / Solution Paragraphs
第13週Unit 12: Essays for Examinations
第14週Timed writing 3 - 250 words (90 min.): Essay Writing (Topic to be decided)
第15週Semester feedback
The schedule might change.