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Undergraduate Program

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Unique Curriculum

Basic English and Advanced Language Training.

English Oral Training, English Conversation, Business English Conversation, Translation, English Composition, Business English Composition.

Literature.

Introduction to Literature, English and American Literatures, Shakespeare, Gender and Literature, Fiction, Children’s Literature, Globalization and Minority Discourse, Horror Fiction, Film and Literature.

Linguistics and English Language Teaching.

Introduction to Linguistics, Language and Culture, Sociolinguistics, Applied Linguistics, Introduction to English Language Teaching, Classroom Activity Design for TESOL, Digital Technologies for Language Learning and Teaching, Topics in Language Teaching.

Second Foreign Languages

Japanese, French.

Other Advanced Programs

English for Tourism, Media English, International Business Communication, News English, English for MICE, English for Meetings, Broadcasting English.

 

Undergraduate Professinal Required Credits/ Course Titles

Undegraduate Professional Required/Elective Credits and Course Titles

Undergraduate Professinal Required Credits/ Course Titles

Category:Departmental Required Courses

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
Introduction to Western Literature Ⅰ 3 3 1 1
English Oral Practice Ⅰ 2 2 1 1
English CompositionⅠ 2 2 1 1 Previously Grammar and Writing I
Introduction to Western Literature Ⅱ 3 3 1 2
English Oral Practice Ⅱ 2 2 1 2
English Composition Ⅱ  2 2 1 2 Previously Grammar and Writing II
English Conversation Ⅰ 2 2 2 1
English Composition Ⅲ 3 3 2 1 Previously English Writing I
Introduction to Linguistics Ⅰ 3 3 2 1
Second Foreign Languages Ⅰ 3 3 2 1
English Conversation Ⅱ 2 2 2 2
English Composition Ⅳ  3 3 2 2 Previously English Writing II
Introduction to Linguistics Ⅱ  3 3 2 2
Second Foreign Languages Ⅱ  3 3 2 2
Translation Ⅰ 3 3 3 1
Second Foreign Languages Ⅲ  3 3 3 1
Translation Ⅱ 3 3 3 2
Second Foreign Languages  Ⅳ 3 3 3 2
Graduation performance 1 1 4 1

Category:Colleiate Core Courses

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
Programming Language 3 3 1 1 2 credits waive GE Common Core-Information Literacy,1 credit for Departmental Professional Elective 
Fundamentals of Management 3 3 1 2  

 

Undegraduate Professional Required/Elective Credits and Course Titles

A. Literature(Fifteen Credits)

A1 Literature History(Six Credits,Britsh or Amerian Literature) 

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
English Literature Ⅰ  3 3 2 1
English Literature Ⅱ 3 3 2 2
American Literature Ⅰ 3 3 3 1
American Literature Ⅱ 3 3 3 2  

A2 Literature/Art/ Theory(Nine credits)

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
Children Literature  3 3 2 1
Short Stories 3 3 2 2
Fiction 3 3 3 1
Western Drama  3 3 3 1
Modern Drama 3 3 3 2
Modern Western Drama 3 3 3 1
English Poetry 3 3 3 2
English Prose 3 3 3 2
Special Topics on Shakespeare 3 3 3 3
Literature of the Sea 3 3 3 2
Bible and Literature 3 3 3 1
Gothic Fiction 3 3 4 2
Australian Horror  Literature 3 3 3 2
South Asian Literature 3 3 3 2
Contemporary Horror Fiction 3 3 4 2
European Literature  3 3 2 2
Film and Literature 3 3 2 2
Film and Education 3 3 4 2
Special Topics in Film: Criticism and Cinematic Rem 3 3 3 1
Gender and Literature  3 3 4 1
Matrilineal Narratives in Contemporary Women’s Writing 3 3 4 1
Introduction to Contemporary Literary Theory  3 3 4 1
Introduction to Western Erotic Literature  3 3 4 2
Globalization & Minority Discourse 3 3 4 1
Asian American Cultural and Literary Studies 3 3 2 2
Aestheticism and Decadence in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture 3 3 4 2
The Zombie Narrative in Fiction and Film 3 3 2 2
An Introduction to Feminist Literary Theory and Criticism  3 3 4 2

 

B. Linguistics and Language Teaching(Twelve Credits)

B1 Linguistics(6 credits)

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
Applied Linguistics  3 3 3 1
Sociolinguistics  3 3 3 2
Psycholinguistics 3 3 3 1
World Englishes 3 3 3 2
Language and Culture 3 3 3 1

B2 Langauge Teaching(6 credits)

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
Introduction to English Language Teaching  3 3 2 1  
Second Language Acquisition 3 3 2 1  
Classroom Activity Design for TESOL 3 3 3 2  
Digital Technologies for Language Learning and Teaching 3 3 4 2  
Teaching English to Children  3 3 4 1
Educational Psychology and English Teaching  3 3 4 2
Topics in Language Teaching  3 3 4 1  


C. Adcanced  Langauge Courses(Fifteen Credits)  

Departmental Required Courses Lecture Credit Credit Semester Note
Japanese Ⅴ 3 3 4 1  
French Ⅴ 3 3 4 2  
Japanese Ⅵ 3 3 4 1  
French Ⅵ 3 3 4 2  
English for Tourism  3 3 1 1
Media English 3 3 1 2
Restaurant English 3 3 2 1
Presenting in English 3 3 1 1
Business English Conversation  3 3 2 1
Advanced English Writing- Business English Writing  3 3 3 1
Advanced English Writing-Academic English Writing  3 3 3 2
Advanced Listening and Speaking 3 3 3 1
English Conversation Ⅲ 2 2 3 1
English Conversation  Ⅳ 2 2 3 2
News English 3 3 4 2
International Business Communication 3 3 2 1
Broadcasting English 3 3 3 1
English for Cultural and Creative Industries 3 3 1 2
English for MICE 3 3 2 1
Practical Training 1 1 2 1
Practical Training I 2 2 2 1
Advanced English Reading 3 3 2 2
Scientific Englis 4 4 3 2
English for International News 3 3 3 2
Listening and Pronunciation  3 3 1 2
Practical English 3 0 3 2

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Undergraduate Professinal Required Credits/ Course Titles  

Undegraduate Professional Required/Elective Credits and Course Titles