科目名 SPEAKING PRACTICE O 
副題  
担当者 S.クレイ 講師             
開講期間 春学期  単位 2 
曜日 月/木  時限 1/3 
配当年次 2  コース・ナンバー ENG-212-GL 

授業の到達目標
To practise and improve practical English conversation skills in a variety of situations.  

授業の内容
Through this course, students will build their confidence and vocabulary to deal with a variety of conversational situations in English. Students will practise skills such as initiating and building a conversation. Role-plays and discussions will be incorporated to allow students to improve their general conversation skills.  

教材
教科書:Richard R. Day, Joseph Shaules, Junko Yamanaka, Impact Issues 2, 2nd Edition, Pearson Longman, 2009

準備学習(予習・復習)の内容又はそれに必要な時間
Students will be required to spend at least four hours per week preparing for, and reviewing, this class. Further instruction will be given on the details of this each time, but students can expect weekly exercises to be completed outside class and submitted to the instructor outside or inside class hours.  

成績評価の方法
Evaluation will be based on students' performance in class, on regular class and homework exercises and tests given in class.

オフィス・アワー/教員との連絡方法
I will be available to answer questions before and after class and students will receive my email address for questions and submission of homework when classes have begun.

授業計画
第1週Introductions - getting to know each other. What makes people interesting? Presentation practice talking about yourself and other people.
第2週Where do you live? Talking about the city and its problems. How to get to where you live. Practice explaining in English.
第3週Is English necessary? Talking about English and why we should, or shouldn't, study it. Debating about being international.
第4週Spending money and making plans for the future - talking about education. Practice talking about opinions and presenting views on family values and family problems.
第5週Forever single. Talking about marriage. What about the future? Married or single? Practice interviewing in English.
第6週Friends. Practice talking about friends and about values. Your own friends - practice introducing someone in an informal and interesting way.
第7週Food. Talking about food and being a vegetarian. Practice presenting likes and dislikes.
第8週Bullying. Practice talking about the problems of bullying and emotions. Asking for and giving advice.
第9週Problems of old age. Talking about what people should do to care for the elderly. Practice telling a story
第10週Is education important? Talking about the value of education. Why go to university? Practice talking about priorities
第11週An international relationship. Talking about relationships and changes. The future of your relationship. Talking about options. What would you do and what wouldn't you do?
第12週Too little too late. Talking about the environment. What I'm going to do about the environment. Talking about your decisions.
第13週Ben and Mike - are they gay? Talking about truth and rumours. Discussing what you think is right and wrong
第14週Government control Talking about private life. Practice presenting a persuasive argument
第15週Living together. Talking about relationships and marriage. Moving in with my boyfriend. Practice discussing and coming to a decision