609607 SL Reading/Writing I C

summer semester 2018 | Last update: 16.01.2018 Place course on memo list
609607
SL Reading/Writing I C
SL 2
2,5
weekly
each semester
English

The aim of this course is to encourage analytical and close reading

While introducing basic conventions of good writing techniques. It is a pre-essay writing course in which students will learn to compose both well-structured and varied sentences as well as coherent paragraphs.

Texts will be analysed for structural elements such as unity, coherence and cohesion. Tasks will include summary writing and elementary paragraph production.

 

A variety of texts on everyday topics, close reading and effective use of dictionaries.

 a) Sentence level: sentence elements and structure, relative clauses, subordination and co-ordination, punctuation (commas, colons, semi-colons etc.)

b) Paragraph level: unity, coherence, cohesion, content etc.

a) intensive study of texts for structural elements, i.e. coherence and cohesion,

b) in-class analysis of student-written paragraphs

c) simple summaries

 

Final written exam consisting of written tests of reading and writing skills

Longman Academic Writing 3. Alice Oshima & Ann Hogue. Pearson. 2014.

(ISBN 978-0-13-291566-3)

 

Longman Academic Writing 4. Alice Oshima & Ann Hogue. Pearson. 2017.

(ISBN 978-0-13-466331-9)

 

Practical English Usage. Michael Swan. OUP. 2016

(ISBN 978-0-19-420241-1)

none

not applicable

BA "old" (2009): UE 2: Reading/Writing I

08.03.2018
Group 0
Date Time Location
Thu 2018-03-08
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-03-15
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-03-22
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-04-12
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-04-19
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-04-26
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-05-03
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-05-17
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-05-24
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-06-07
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-06-14
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-06-21
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-06-28
15.30 - 17.00 40134 40134 Barrier-free