Category Archives: Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012

  • Syllabus, etc.

    Posted on March 5, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Hi folks, Here’s a copy of the syllabus for the Listening & Speaking course for Spring 2012: Listening & Speaking Spring 2012 Syllabus (PDF) You can see my office hours, schedule, and contact information here. Please note that for the first week of classes, I may not be in my office at these times. (I have […]

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  • Homework for Next Week

    Posted on March 11, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Sorry to be a bit late in posting this: the cold I had attacked me once again, and I got almost nothing done on Friday/Saturday. I’m expect you have already handed in your Information Papers. I must have them by this week. Your homework in your group was to devise an interesting Challenge for the […]

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  • Your Challenges

    Posted on March 14, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Hi folks. Here’s a list of challenges for you to complete this semester. I only filled in the information for the first challenge for now, but will fill out the others in the next couple of days. (You won’t need those instructions for a week or so anyway.) But first, the basic rules: 1. You […]

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  • Signups and Presentations

    Posted on March 19, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Folks, Here’s the sign-up for the Discussion Leading Events. I don’t have my attendance sheet with me, so I’ve simply made enough signups for 2 people every Tuesday. If that isn’t enough time, don’t panic: I can add more signup spots easily! Please make sure to sign up. Our next class will be devoted to […]

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  • Challenges Completed, and for Next Week

    Posted on March 25, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Folks, I have a created a chart for tracking the challenges completed: you can see it here. You might want to bookmark the page, and check it from time to time. Please note, I only fill out the chart as I give responses to submitted challenges. Currently, I have only processed challenges submitted in Week […]

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  • Our Department’s Page on Facebook

    Posted on March 28, 2012 by mrgord in Creative Writing, Spring 2012, Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012, Media English, Spring 2012, Public Speaking 1, Spring 2012, Understanding Anglophone Popular Cultures, Spring 2012.

    Please join the CUK English Language & Culture Dept. page on Facebook.  You will get announcements about events, department news, and more. Even if you’re not a ELC major, it’s a great way to get news while you’re taking classes in our department (and you can quit later).

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  • Feedback Forms: Up! (Finally)

    Posted on March 28, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Sorry for the delay, folks. I’ve been overloaded this semester, so you may need to be patient often. Anyway, I’ve created a page you can bookmark, and return to after discussions. I will add polls on discussion days (or soon after) for you to fill out regularly. That page is here. The forms for giving […]

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  • For Week 5 (3/5 April)

    Posted on March 31, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    For Week 5, we will follow the following schedule: ON TUESDAY: We will have discussions led by Seongjin Park and Ye Lim Lee. Their discussion topics were announced in class last week, so please be prepared to discuss them actively. ON THURSDAY: We will continue with the group presentations we began last Thursday, having critical […]

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  • Your Challenges: Results Update (2 April 2011)

    Posted on April 2, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Folks, I’ve just gotten caught up on the Challenges submitted to me so far. If you check the tracking chart, you should find the results for any challenges you submitted up to today. (If you got a “redo” result, I also emailed you. If you succeeded, however, I simply added the result to  the chart.) […]

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  • For April 10/12

    Posted on April 6, 2012 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 1, Spring 2012.

    Folks, For April 10, we will have discussions led by Minkyung Park and Joo Ryeom Jung. The topics chosen for this discussion are: Whether voting in elections is youtr duty as a citizen of a democracy, and What you think about early English education for children. Please arrive at class a little early, so that you […]

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