基本素養 Basic Literacy
課程概述 Course Description本課程精選英文散文為教材，加強學生的理解與批判思考的能力為目標，同時拓展其字彙運用並增強其閱讀能力。
This course is designed to enhance students' comprehension and critical thinking abilities, while expanding their vocabulary and increasing their reading speed. The course format will include lectures, class discussion, and oral presentations on the required reading of the weeks. Besides regular class attendance and participation, students are required to make at least oral presentation (one before the midterm exam and one after it). There will also be pop-up quizzes to test students’ mastery of advanced-level vocabulary
課程學習目標 Course Objectives
課程進度 Progress Description
|進度說明 Progress Description|
|2||William Morris News from Nowhere|
|3||William Morris News from Nowhere|
|4||H.G. Wells The Time Machine|
|5||H.G. Wells The Time Machine|
|6||Alexander Bogdanov Red Star|
|7||Alexander Bogdanov Red Star. Paper #1 due Mar. 29.|
|8||Yevgeny Zamyatin We Hope and Dread: United States|
|9||Yevgeny Zamyatin We Hope and Dread: United States Midterms due Apr. 19.|
|10||Ursula Le Guin “The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas” & Octavia Butler “The Book of Martha”|
|11||Joanna Russ The Female Man|
|12||Joanna Russ The Female Man|
|13||Philip K. Dick Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? . Paper #2 due May 17.|
|14||Philip K. Dick Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968)|
|15||Octavia Butler The Parable of the Sower.|
|16||Octavia Butler The Parable of the Sower (1993). Final exams due in Exam Week.|
Survey of the conntent relevant to SDGs
This course is relevant to these items of SDGs as following:
- 教育品質 (Quality Education)
有關課程其他調查 Other Surveys of Courses1.本課程是否規劃業界教師參與教學或演講?
Is there any industry specialist invited in this course? How many times?
Are there any internships involved in the course? How many hours?
Is this course recognized as an academic ethics course? In the course how many hours are regarding academic ethics topics? No
Is this course recognized as a Community engagement and Service learning course? Which community will be engaged?