科目名 SPEAKING SKILLS F 
副題 Let's Enjoy Speaking More and More English Together! 
担当者 R.ジョーンズ 講師             
開講期間 秋学期  単位 2 
曜日 火/金  時限 2/1 
配当年次 2  コース・ナンバー ENG-219-GL 

授業の到達目標
To develop practical communication skills in English to interact on a wide range of topics. The main goal of this class is to give the students the maximum time to practice speaking English. The theme of the class is English for travelling, living or studying in an English speaking country. The class will help diligent students build their vocabulary and particularly their command over idioms.  

授業の内容
Through this course, students will build their vocabulary and fluency in order to communicate actively in English. Students will gain confidence to engage in and expand on various topics of interest. Through a variety of speaking activities, students will develop their ability to express their ideas and opinions in English. This is a fun and dynamic English conversation class is for those students who are serious about improving their English speaking skills. In the class, we will talk about a variety of interesting topics. The level of this class is about intermediate, but all students who are prepared to try hard are most welcome. In the typical class the students will talk mostly do activities in pairs. This will give the students the maximum amount of time to practice speaking English. Remember; practice makes perfect! There will be plenty of fun in the class, but students need to study hard if they want to improve their English abilities.  

教材
教科書:Top Notch 2』(Joan Saslow and Allan Ascher3rd版,Pearson Longman2015
The textbook will be used in every class.

準備学習(予習・復習)の内容又はそれに必要な時間
Be sure to bring the textbook to all lessons. Be sure to do all the homework. If absent, check what you missed from the classes.  

成績評価の方法
Attendance = 10 points
Punctuality = 10 points
Effort and participation = 20 points
Class and homework exercises = 100 x 40% = 40 points
Final evaluations = 100 x 20% = 20 points
Total = 100 points.

オフィス・アワー/教員との連絡方法
サポートセンターを通して連絡を取ること。

備考
Please try hard to come to all the lessons on time. If you do your best in the lessons you should get a good grade, if you work hard,
you'll definitely get the best grade. It's up to you! If you miss a class find out what you missed. If your friend misses a class, help them to find out what they need to do for the next lesson. The best policy is to come to all the lessons.

授業計画
第1週Welcome back to the course of studies. Explanation of the grading system and course expectations. Conversations based around the student's summer break experiences.
第2週Conversation strategies around making small talk. Describing a busy schedule and developing cultural awareness.
第3週Discussion and debates around health issues. How to call in sick and making medical or dental appointments.
第4週More conversation built around health issues. How to talk about medical treatments and medications.
第5週Conversation strategies based on getting things done. Getting someone to do something. Requesting express services and evaluating the quality of a service.
第6週Functional English based around making recommendations. Recommending a book. Offering to lend items and describing your reading habits.
第7週More model dialog study and discussing the quality of reading material.
第8週Conversation themes revolve around natural disasters. Conveying a message and reporting news. Describing natural disasters and preparing for emergencies.
第9週Conversations and discussions about life plans. Explaining a change to life and work plans.
第10週Discussing skills, abilities and qualifications. Vocabulary and idiom building.
第11週Conversation theme revolves around holidays and traditions. Wishing someone a good holiday. Asking about local customs and exchanging information about holidays. Explaining and comparing wedding traditions.
第12週Communication goals build around the discussion themes of inventions and discoveries. Describing technology. Functional English concerning taking responsibility for mistakes.
第13週Conversation practice concerned with describing inventions and how they solve problems, and the impact of inventions and discoveries.
第14週Communication goal to discuss and debate controversial issues. How to bring up a controversial subject. Discussing difficult issues politely. Understanding some main global issues and the pros and cons of solutions.
第15週Final summarisations of the course of study and preparation for final evaluations.
Good luck with your studies. Come to all the lessons and try your best. I want you to be happy in the classes, challenge and learn many new things. Please come to all the lessons. If you miss a class, find out what you missed. If your friend misses a class, help them find out what they missed.