Academic English – Intermediate 2

ACADEMIC ENGLISH OD01608-02
17:30-20:00 Friday
샬롬관 503

REQUIRED TEXT


Natasha Haugnes and Beth Maher. NorthStar 2 – Reading & Writing.
(Pearson Education, 2017).
MyEnglishLab
Institution: 강남대학교
Course ID: ED5V-NWZU-6FO6-QCD8

EVALUATION
10% Attendance
10% Participation
20% Unit Activities
5% MyEnglishLab
25% Unit Quizzes
15% Final Reading Exam
15% Final Writing Exam
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Final Grade

ATTENDANCE (10%)
PARTICIPATION (10%)
• Be in your seat at the beginning of class time.
• Once you are 40 minutes late, you will be marked absent.
• Two late arrivals = one absence
• One absence = minus 5% (2.5% attendance, 2.5% participation)
• Participation 2.5% is still deducted for excused absences.
• 5 absences = F

UNIT ACTIVITIES (20%)
• Combination of class activities and written assignments.
• Turn your writing assignments in on time and do your best.
• Ask and answer questions in class. Raise your hand for more points.
• Be active. Effort is more important than ability.

MY ENGLISH LAB (5%)
• Finish all exercises per unit by the due date to receive points. See schedule below.

UNIT QUIZZES (25%)
• Focused on readings, vocabulary, and grammar from each unit
• Absent on quiz day? Contact me as soon as possible about an excusal. Make up your quiz before next class.

FINAL EXAMS (30%)
• Reading and Writing
• Covering sections from all four units studied.

SCHEDULE

MARCH 2
• Level placement exams

MARCH 9
• Discuss syllabus, class rules, grades, warm-up activity

MARCH 9-30
• Unit 1 – Finding the Ideal Job?

MARCH 29
• MyEnglishLab Unit 1 Due

MARCH 30
• Unit 1 wrap-up and QUIZ

MARCH 30 – APRIL 13
• Unit 2 – Creative Thinking

APRIL 12
• MyEnglishLab Unit 2 Due

APRIL 13
• Unit 2 wrap-up and QUIZ

APRIL 20
Kangnam University’s birthday 개교기념일 – NO CLASS!

APRIL 27 – MAY 11
• Unit 3 – Making Money

MAY 10
• MyEnglishLab Unit 3 Due

MAY 11
• Unit 3 wrap-up and QUIZ

MAY 18 – June 1
• Unit 4 – Subway Etiquette

JUNE 7
• MyEnglishLab Unit 4 Due

JUNE 8
• Unit 4 wrap-up and QUIZ
• Review for final exam
• Progress Exam

JUNE 15
• Final Reading Exam
• Final Writing Exam