Course Title：College English I
Hours and Distribution：Total Hours 56（Teaching 56, Experiment 0, Practice 0, Computer Practice 0）
Unit：College of Foreign Languages ( College English Section)
Course Leader：Ling Guangyi
College English I is a required public fundamental course for non-English majors in the first year. It focuses on the enhancement of students’ fundamental language competence and their application skills. Based on the updated English teaching theoretical guideline and combination of various foreign languages teaching approaches, it helps students consolidate their language foundation in both integrated and listening courses, and equips them with basic ability in listening, speaking, reading，writing and translating. This course introduces to the students elementary knowledge of English communication so as to enable them to exchange some personal information in English and it also feeds them appropriate English learning methods and promotes their self-learning ability. College English I ensures that the students can excel in the following related courses such as ESP courses (English for Specific Purposes), practical English courses, as well as bilingual professional courses.
College English I is followed by College English Ⅱ and courses of English practical skills and humanities.