(1)Description of the course：
This course is designed to develop students' vocabulary and build up their reading comprehension ability. Besides, students' reading skills will also be boosted up through guided reading.
(2)The importance of this course：
Through this course, students will learn basic skills of reading, e.g., skimming and scanning. In addition, it is hoped that students can build up a good habbit of reading English readers.
(3) The main points of learning in this course:
Students's word bank will be increased and their comprehension ability will also be increased as they learn more words from different articles.
(4) The application of this course:
Students will apply the reading skills they will learn in this course in their future when they encounter further reading activity.
英文詞彙與閱讀是一門幫助學生發展他們的閱讀計技巧而設計的課程。 詞彙擴充與閱讀理解技巧的基本方法便是建立在大量的閱讀引導。 因此，這門課程的第一階段主要重心為增進字彙，建立一套抓住文本主題的策略及文本延伸的推論， 並且加倍閱讀速度。 因此，學生將有能力對於所閱讀之內容重點做預測及篩選， 整合過去所學知識及使用文本之提示。