Academic English – Intermediate 16 (2019-1)

ACADEMIC ENGLISH ND01610-16
09:00-10:15 Tuesday
13:15-14:30 Friday
천은관 103

REQUIRED TEXT


Natasha Haugnes and Beth Maher. NorthStar 2 – Reading & Writing.
(Pearson Education, 2017).
MyEnglishLab
Institution: 강남대학교
Course ID: U7NY-MWHW

EVALUATION
20% Attendance
20% Unit Activities
5% MyEnglishLab
25% Unit Quizzes
15% Final Cumulative Exam
15% Final Writing Exam
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Final Grade

ATTENDANCE (20%)
• Class begins on time.
• 40 minutes late = absence
• Three late arrivals = one absence
• One absence = minus 2.2%
• Minus 1.1% for excused absences (출석인정) taken from Unit Activities
• 10 absences = F

UNIT ACTIVITIES (20%)
• 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%)
• Cumulative and Writing
• Covering sections from all four units studied.

SCHEDULE

MARCH 5
• Level Test

MARCH 8
• Discuss syllabus, class rules, grades, warm-up activity

MARCH 12 – APRIL 2
• Unit 1 – Finding the Ideal Job?

APRIL 1
• MyEnglishLab Unit 1 Due

APRIL 2
• Unit 1 wrap-up and QUIZ

APRIL 5 – 26
• Unit 2 – Creative Thinking

APRIL 25
• MyEnglishLab Unit 2 Due

APRIL 26
• Unit 2 wrap-up and QUIZ

APRIL 30 – MAY 17
• Unit 3 – Making Money

MAY 16
• MyEnglishLab Unit 3 Due

MAY 17
• Unit 3 wrap-up and QUIZ

MAY 21 – JUNE 7
• Unit 4 – Subway Etiquette

JUNE 6
• MyEnglishLab Unit 4 Due

JUNE 7
• Unit 4 wrap-up and QUIZ

JUNE 11
• Review for final exam
• Progress Test

JUNE 14
• Final Exams (Cumulative and Writing)