Course Name:   Newspaper Reading (1-2)

Course Code:   3009122, 300913230100753010085

Course Classification: Compulsory (Optional for Chinese majors)

Aims and Objectives: This course is focused on broadening students’ horizons through diversified styles of English newspapers while expanding their vocabulary, increasing reading speed and cultivating pertinent practical skills.

Course Contents:  Features of English newspapers and reading skills therefrom

Textbook(s): English newspapers

Teaching Approach: In-class teaching integrating with reading exercises

Hours and Credits: 2 hours per week, 2 semesters, 72 hours in all, 4 credits

Exams: Closed-book written examination