English for Academic and Professional Purposes
I. Course Description
The development of communication skills in English for academic and professional purposes.
II. Course Objectives
At the end of the semester, the students should be able to:
A. know the different types of academic texts and documents in the profession and its uses;
B. communicate effectively both in written and in spoken language using English for academic and professional purposes;
C. create well-constructed papers for the academe and the profession, especially on their particular tracts; and
D. perform a simulation of applied English as to actual world.
III. Course Requirements
A. Academic Papers
C. Online Portfolio (a compilation of all the EAPP documents)
- Reaction Paper
- Concept Paper/Proposal with Writing Outline
- Position Paper
- Report Paper
IV. Criteria for Evaluation
Written Works – 25%
Performance Tasks – 45%
Term Assessment – 30%
Total – 100%
Grade= (Midterm + End term) ÷ 2
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