TeachersMAEHARA, Yoshiyuki
Grade, SemesterYear 1 I/III [Department of Information Science Correspondence Course, Faculty of Science and Engineering]
CategoryGeneral Basic Subjects
Elective, CreditsRequisites 2credit
 Syllabus Number4A101

Course Description

This course is designed to achieve Learning Goals 1, 2, and 3 of the General Basic Subjects,
This course aims to help students improve all four English language skills (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) comprehensively while focusing on elementary-level grammatical items. Students will learn the course material by completeing assignments on LMS.

Course Objectives

The purpose of this course is to enable students to learn elementary level grammar and improve their English proficiency.

Grading Policy

Exercises on the LMS, and classes (50%), and the exam (50%)

Textbook and Reference

TextbookENGLISH FIRST STARTER 大学英語の総合的アプローチ:入門編Robert Hickling / 臼倉美里金星堂
ISBN: 978-4-7647-3969-7


Students will be encouraged to prepare for classes. They should check the words they don't know and try the exercises in the textbook. Students should remember to review after class. Dictionaries are very useful and students should use them as often as possible.( 90 minutes per class)


Class guaidance and Class schedule is announced on LMS.


1Unit 1 It's Nice to Meet You
2Unit 2 Take a Hike
3Unit 3 Don't Wear Your High Heels
4Unit 4 There's Nothing in My Backpack
5Unit 5 What a Small World!
6Unit 6 Let's Eat
7Unit 7 It's a Date
8Unit 8 I Have to Study
9Unit 9 What Do You Think of My Sketch?
10Unit 10 Kanji Is So Difficult
11Unit 11 I'll Make a Birthday Cake
12Unit 12 Saturday or Sunday?
13Unit 13 I'm Not Good with Computers
14Unit 14 Which Is Better?
15Unit 15 Surprise!