課程規劃-初級

  1. 課程目標
    • 本課程以多元文化主題為核心,讓學生藉由英語文學習來認識和理解多元文化。設計脈絡化課程,並搭配與全球化議題相關的內容,以提供學生多元文化交流與溝通的學習情境。讓學生在運用英文口說和寫作表達能力的同時,也能培養對多元社會的興趣和探討能力,進而產生對異文化的包容力,拓展學生國際視野,因而具備成為世界公民的能力。
  2. 課程主軸
    • 本課程主軸有三:「多元文化」、「溝通能力」、以及「全球視野」。
    •  「多元文化」方面:希望學生能夠透過學習英文,認識和理解異文化,並經由與異文化的接觸與交流,能夠比較各地文化的異同。
    •  「溝通能力」方面:學生將經由閱讀和聽懂多元文化相關的短篇文章和真實生活材料,來認識與理解多元文化。透過簡易的英文口說與異文化接觸交流,表達意見,且能書寫完整句子對特定議題做出回應,比較各地文化的異同。
    • 「全球視野」方面:學生將利用網路接觸其他國家,增強他們對全球文化的認識,進而拓展理解與包容力。
  3. 預期成效
    • 預期學生在完成本課程後可以達到以下學習目標:
    •  認識和理解異文化,並能夠比較自身文化與異文化的異同。
    •  透過簡易的英文口說與寫作技能,與異國人士接觸交流。
    • 透過與在地和網路多元文化的接觸,拓展文化理解與包容力。

This course, centering upon multicultural issues, aims to help students learn and understand multiple cultures through English learning. Its contextualized curriculum relates the contents to issues of globalization to provide students with learning environments in which multicultural interactions and communication are made possible. By producing oral and written works in English, students can develop their interests and curiosities about multicultural societies, which can cultivate their tolerance for different cultures and broaden their global vision, thereby becoming qualified world citizens.

The course centers upon three objectives: multicultural learning, communication skills, and global vision.
Multicultural learning:

By learning English, our students will learn about and understand different cultures. Their contact and interaction with those cultures will enable them to compare similarities and differences among them.

Communication skills:

Students can learn about and understand multiple cultures by reading and comprehending short articles as well as authentic materials related to those cultures. By speaking simple English, they will express their opinions and make contact with people from different cultures. They will also be expected to write complete sentences for certain topics and compare similarities and differences among some cultures.

Global vision:

Students will use the Internet appropriately to make further contact with people or materials from different cultures. In this way, they will get to know cultures around the world better and develop their understanding and tolerance toward them.

By completing this course, students are expected to achieve the following objectives:

Be able to know and understand different cultures and furthermore compare similarities and differences between their own culture and other cultures.

Be able to interact with people from different cultures by using simple English in their oral and written skills.

Be able to expand their understanding and tolerance of difference cultures through local and online contact with them.