科目名 SPEAKING SKILLS O 
副題  
担当者 S.クレイ 講師             
開講期間 秋学期  単位 2 
曜日 月/木  時限 1/3 
配当年次 2  コース・ナンバー ENG-228-GL 

授業の到達目標
To develop practical communication skills in English to interact on a wide range of topics.  

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 the 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.  

教材
教科書:David Paul, Communication Strategies 1, Cengage, 2008

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Friends. What kind of people do you like? Developing a conversation and expressing agreement and disagreement. Relationships that are good and bad. Talking about other people.
第2週Free time. How do you spend your free time? Giving a personal opinion in formal and informal settings.
第3週The past. Story telling. Telling someone about a past event or happening. Meeting someone after a long time.
第4週The family. Talking about personal problems. Acknowledging different opinions and politely disagreeing.
第5週Work. Talking about work. Reporting on life changes. A job interview, talking about yourself, your strengths and weaknesses.
第6週City Life. Complaining about a situation. Apologising and giving reasons.
第7週Beliefs. Talking about beliefs, giving personal information. Convincing others of something.
第8週The future. Talking about the future. Talking about cause and effect. Negotiating with someone about a future situation.
第9週Transportation. Strongly disagreeing with someone. Giving excuses.
第10週Vices. Expressing doubt and confusion. Giving advice.
第11週Marriage. Talking about impressions, guesses and ideas about the unknown. Talking about desires "What would you like to do if you could…”
第12週Animals. Conceding an argument. Asking for information before making a decision.
第13週Computers. Giving opinions and impressions about a future situation. Selling an item or idea and giving advice.
第14週The generation gap. Asking someone what they will do in a future situation. Comparing the past with the present.
第15週Travel. Talking about plans, desires and possible barriers. Giving a tour.