TeachersMAEHARA, Yoshiyuki
Grade, SemesterYear 2 I/III [Department of Information Science Correspondence Course, Faculty of Science and Engineering]
CategoryGeneral Basic Subjects
Elective, CreditsElective 2credit
 Syllabus Number4A202

Course Description

This course is designed to achieve Learning Goals 1, 2, and 3 of the General Basic Subjects,
In this course students will do four kinds of exercises in the textbook to improve their listening skills. In the first exercises, they will choose the sentence that best describes the photograph. In the second exercises, they will listen to a question and three possible responses, and then they will choose the correct response. In the third exercises, they will listen to a short conversation, and then will be asked three questions about the conversation. In the last exercises, they will listen to a short talk, and then will be asked three questions about the talk.

Course Objectives

The objective of this course is to improve your listening skills. Students will be able to listen to and comprehend a short talk about daily life.

Grading Policy

The term-end examination (90%) and assignments (10%)

Textbook and Reference

TextbookQUICK EXERCISES FOR THE TOEIC L&R TEST 400 Listening / スコア別 TOEIC L&R 徹底対策ドリル400 リスニング編Matthew Wilson / 鶴岡公幸松柏社
ISBN: 978-4-88198-748-3


Before class students should carefully read the auxiliary textbook to understand how to improve listening skills. Students are allowed to listen to the sound repeatedly before trying the exercises. Students should review their assignments after they are returned to them. Repeating after its narrators will be helpful. ( 90 minutes per class)


Students must downloard sound for exercises. They should listen to it again and again before they answer the questions. The assignment A is from Scene 1 to 15, and the assignment B is from Scene 16 to 30. Students are not allowed to submit the assignment B before they pass the assignment A.


1Scene 1 Travel
Scene 2 Food
2Scene 3 At the Office
Scene 4 Hotels
3Scene 5 Office Life
Scene 6 Recreation
4Scene 7 Advertising
Scene 8 On the Job
5Scene 9 Business
Scene 10 Restaurants
6Scene 11 Travel
Scene 12 Office Life
7Scene 13 Transportation
Scene 14 Culture
8Scene 15 At Work ---- up to here Assignmnet A
Scene 16 Holidays ---- from here Assignment B
9Scene 17 On the Job
Scene 18 Restaurants
10Scene 19 Weather
Scene 20 Business World
11Scene 21 Travel
Scene 22 Human Resources
12Scene 23 Education
Scene 24 Celebrations
13Scene 25 Office Environment
Scene 26 Restaurants
14Scene 27 Business World
Scene 28 Shopping
15Scene 29 Office Meetings
Scene 30 Recreation