Assessment Archive 1

EAP 1A (Mar 2012)

Assessment 3: Oral Presentation- Issues in Society

EAP 1A- Oral Presentation Plan

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Student topics-

Week 5: Mar 28, 2012 Links
1 Amy Bullying in Korean schools Plan Presentation
2 Deep Single sex education and co-education.
3 Min Dangers of Fast Food Plan Presentation
4 Sai Postitive and Negative Impacts of the Internet Plan Presentation
5 Nat Ethics in Accounting Plan Presentation
Previous students' topics
Impact of Marketing on Society
Marriage and divorce
Gambling Problems in Australia
Impact of Tourism in Thailand
International Marriage in Rural Korea
Social Effects from Flooding in Thailand
Future of Work

EAP 1A (May-June 2012)

Assessment 3: Oral Presentation- Issues in Society

EAP 1A- Oral Presentation Plan

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Due dates schedule

Stage Due Date
Choose topic Week 1- Wed May 9
Finish rough outline Week 2- Tue May 15
Practise presentations Week 4- Wed/Thu May 30/31
Real presentations for assessment Week 5- Mon/Tue Jun 4/5

Student topics-

Week 5: 4 June, 2012

Student Topic Links
1 Jake Choe Multiculturalism Plan Presentation
2 Seoyoung Choi Animal rights Plan Presentation
3 Sudam Jeong Obesity Plan Presentation
4 Hyejin Shim Gambling Plan Presentation
5 Mika Chae HIV/AIDS Plan Presentation
6 Shahzeb Crime and Punishment Plan Presentation
7 Minladen Climate Change Plan Presentation
8 Suthida Wee Global Financial Crisis Plan Presentation
9 Saikaew Sai Social Networking and Social Media Plan Presentation
10 Lee Kyu Young Food and Nutrition Plan Presentation
11 Winson Ang Gun Control Plan Presentation
12 Susan Workplace Bullying Plan Presentation
13 Jiff ?? Plan Presentation
Previous students' topics
Bullying in Korean schools
Dangers of Fast Food
Ethics in Accounting
Future of Work
Gambling Problems in Australia
Impact of Marketing on Society
Impact of Tourism in Thailand
International Marriage in Rural Korea
Marriage and divorce
Positive and Negative Impacts of the Internet
Single sex education and co-education
Social Effects from Flooding in Thailand

EAP 1B

Important Note
Assessment due dates have changed, as follows-

Listening Test was Week 5 now Week 4- Jan 9
Reading Test was Week 5 now Week 4- Jan 9
Group Oral Presentation was Week 4 now Week 5- Jan 16
Research Essay was Week 4 now Week 5- Jan 19
Plan due Week 2- Dec 12
Draft due Week 3- Dec 20
Learning Journal Week 5 no change- Week 5- Jan 19

Assessment 3: Group Oral Presentation

Group Members Topic Google Docs link (for presentation notes) Google Presentation link (for slideshow)
1 Kan, A, Jessica Aboriginal Culture Link Link
2 Amp, Kat, Cherry Green Architecture Link Link
3 Marlia, Sai, Spike Media… Link Link

Assessment 4: Research Discussion Essay

Essay Topics

Either choose one of the topics below:

1. When people move to another country, some decide to follow the customs of the new country while others believe that they should keep to their own customs. Discuss both these views and give your opinion.

2. It is generally believed that some people are born with certain talents, for instance for sport or music, and others are not. However, it is sometimes claimed that any child can be taught to become a good sports person or musician. Discuss both these views and give your opinion.

3. Congestion charging is the most effective means of preventing traffic congestion. Discuss.

4. Some people believe that there should be fixed punishments for each type of crime. Others, however, argue that the circumstances of an individual crime, and the motivation for committing it, should always be taken into account when deciding on the punishment. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.

5. The advance of information technology is creating a less sociable society. Discuss.

OR

You can submit your own topic which must be approved by your teacher.

Name Topic # Google Link Progress *
A 5 Link Andrew Checked draft
Amp 2 Link Andrew Checked draft
Kan 5 Link
Katt 2 Link Andrew Checked draft
Marlia 4 Link
Link2
Sai 5 Link Plan checked
Spike 2 Link

* The Progress column is to show your teacher what stage you are at. Update it with "plan done", "working on first draft", etc.


EAP 1A

Assessment 3: Oral Presentation- Issues in Society

EAP 1A- Oral Presentation Plan

Student topics-

Week 5: Nov 28-Dec 1
Tue
1 Spike Future of Work
2 Amp Impact of Tourism in Thailand
3 Jessica International Marriage in Rural Korea
4 Guzstrine Social Effects from Flooding in Thailand
Wed
5 A Impact of Marketing on Society
6 Marlia Marriage and divorce helpful link
7 Kan Gambling Problems in Australia

EAP 2A

EAP 2A Tutorial

Death Penalty Reading List

For and Against

Examples

Amnesty International

Religious Views

Surveys

Death penalty in your country

Do some research, on English websites or in your own language, on the situation about the death penalty in your country.
Use these questions to guide you.

Facts and statistics

  1. Who was the most recent execution?
  2. What kind of crimes attract the death penalty?
  3. What methods are used for execution?
  4. How many times per year is it carried out? Can you find annual statistics?
  5. How many people are currently on death row? What were their crimes? How many are women? How many are foreigners?

Cases

  1. What famous cases are there?
  2. Are there any aspects of these cases which would support or oppose the death penalty?

Opinion

  1. Do most people support or oppose capital punishment? Are there any differences based on age, gender, education, religion, etc? Can you find any statistical breakdown?
  2. Is there an abolition movement or spokesperson, such as a politician, celebrity or religious leader? Do they have much popular support?

EAP 2A Writing Portfolio

The writing portfolio essays are to be submitted individually as drafts by their respective due dates, then the whole portfolio is to be resubmitted as a final draft on Monday, 20 February, 2012.

Open the Google Docs document, make a copy , fill in the blanks and answer the essay question, then print it out for submission.
Make sure to use the formatting guidelines given in the instructions.

Assessment 1 (of 3)

Due date- Monday, 30 January, 2012

Assessment 2 (of 3)

Due date- Monday, 6 February, 2012

Click here for extra information about capital punishment in Australia.

Assessment 3 (of 3)

Due date- Monday, 13 February, 2012

EAP 2B

Assessment 1: Integrated Task- Report Writing

EAP 2B- Survey Research Report Writing
EAP 2B- Group Work Peer Assessment Form

Each group submits one final report together, using Survey Research Report Writing.doc as a template.
Each student individually submits a Group Work Peer Assesssment Form.doc.

Assessment 2: Individual Seminar Presentation

Student topics-

Week 4: Oct 19-20
Jal What are cavities? What methods are there for their prevention and treatment?
Shafiq What do we know about Shakespeare? What were his influences on English language and culture?
Week 5: Oct 24- 27
Aimee Pain-management: Treating pain in post-operative patients
Cherry Japanese and Chinese Culture: Similarities and Differences
Guzstrine Marketing for the Baiyoke Sky Hotel, Bangkok: What is the market environment? Explain with a SWOT analysis
Jessica Who was the Qin Emperor? How was he able to become emperor, and what did this mean for China?
Neng Key Account Management in the Food Industry: What are the current methods? How can technology help?
Spike Who was Beethoven? Why was he important? What is his influence today?

EAP 2A

EAP 2A Writing Portfolio

Download the Word document, fill in the blanks and answer the essay question, then print it out for submission.
Make sure to use the formatting guidelines given in the instructions.

Assessment 1 (of 5)

Due date- Wednesday, 24 August, 2011

EAP 2A- Writing Portfolio Assessment 1

Assessment 2 (of 5)

Due date- Wednesday, 31 August, 2011

EAP 2A- Writing Portfolio Assessment 2

Assessment 3 (of 5)

Due date- Monday, 12 September, 2011

EAP 2A- Writing Portfolio Assessment 3

EAP 1B (June-July 2012)

1B Assessments Schedule

Assessment Due Date
1: Reading Week 4- Thu July 5
2: Listening Week 4- Thu July 5
3: Speaking: Group Presentation Week 5- starting Mon July 9
4: Writing: Research Essay Week 5- Thu July 12
5: Writing: Learning Journal Week 5- weekly submissions

Assessment 1B-3: Group Oral Presentation

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Presentation Due Dates Schedule

Stage Due Date
Choose topic Week 1- Thu June 14
Finish rough outline Week 2- Tue June 19
Practise presentations Week 4- Thu July 5
Real presentations for assessment Week 5- Tue July 10

Presentation Topics

  • Career Choice
  • Impact of Natural Disasters
  • Language Choice in Different Situations
  • Socio-Economic Impacts of Mobile Phone Use
  • Cultural Differences
  • Sustainable Development
  • Infectious Disease as a Global Issue

Student topics-

Week 5: 9 July, 2012

Group Topic Links
A Speakers:
Mika
Shah
Young

Research Assistants:
Min
(Amelie)
Cultural Difference Plan
Presentation
B Speakers:
Seo Young
Wee

Research Assistants:
Jake
Sudam
Sirin
Socio-Economic Impact of Mobile Phones Plan
Presentation

Assessment 1B-4: Research Discussion Essay

Essay Due Dates Schedule

Stage Due Date
Choose topic Week 1- Thu June 14
Finish plan/outline Week 2- Thu June 21
Finish first draft Week 4- Thu July 5
Submit final draft Week 5- Thu July 12

Essay Topics

Either choose one of the topics below:

1. When people move to another country, some decide to follow the customs of the new country while others believe that they should keep to their own customs.
Discuss both these views and give your opinion.

2. It is generally believed that some people are born with certain talents, for instance for sport or music, and others are not. However, it is sometimes claimed that any child can be taught to become a good sports person or musician.
Discuss both these views and give your opinion.

3. Congestion charging is the most effective means of preventing traffic congestion.
Discuss.

4. Some people believe that there should be fixed punishments for each type of crime. Others, however, argue that the circumstances of an individual crime, and the motivation for committing it, should always be taken into account when deciding on the punishment.
Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.

5. The advance of information technology is creating a less sociable society.
Discuss.

OR

You can submit your own topic which must be approved by your teacher.

Name Topic # Google Links Progress *
1 Sudam Number 2 Plan Essay
2 Wee Number 5 Plan Essay
3 Mika Number 5 Plan Essay
4 Shah Number 1 Plan Essay
5 Seoyoung Number 2 Plan Essay
6 Jake Number 3 Plan Essay
* The Progress column is to show your teacher what stage you are at. Update it with "plan done", "working on first draft", etc.