Course Name:   Comprehensive English (1-2)

Course Code:  6000282, 6000292

Course Classification:  Compulsory

Aims and Objectives: The course aims to lay a solid foundation for studentsí» English proficiency so as to strengthen their ability to use English in a systematic way.  In addition, students will become well-prepared to conduct cross-cultural communication.

Course Contents: Listening and Speaking/ Intensive Reading/ Extensive Reading

Textbook(s): College English: Integrated Course, edited by Li Yinhua, published by Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press

         College English: Listening and Speaking Course, edited by Yu Sumei, published by Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press

         College English: Reading Course, edited by He Yanfen, published by Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press

         College English: Fast Reading Course, edited by Guo Kejie, published by Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press

Teaching Approach: In-class teaching plus studentsí» autonomous learning

Hours and Credits: First semester for Information Management and Information System majors and Chinese Painting and Calligraphy majors: 6 hours per week, 108 hour in all; 6 credits

Second semester for Information Management and Information System majors and Chinese Painting and Calligraphy majors: 6 hours per week, 108 hour in all; 6 credits

First semester for Asian-European Language majors: 4 hours per week, 72 hours in all; 4 credits

Second semester for Asian-European Language majors: 4 hours per week, 72 hours in all; 4 credits

Exams: Closed-book Examination