國立中山大學 111學年度第2學期 課程教學大綱

National Sun Yat-sen University 111Academic year Course syllabus

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因應嚴重特殊傳染性肺炎(武漢肺炎),倘若後續需實施遠距授課,授課方式調整如下:Since COVID-19, if distance learning is necessary, the teaching methods would adjust as follows:

         同步遠距【透過網路直播技術,同時進行線上教學,得採Microsoft Teams、Adobe connect等軟體進行】
同步遠距含錄影【透過網路直播技術,同時進行線上教學並同時錄影,課程內容可擇日再重播,得採Microsoft Teams、Adobe connect等軟體進行】


因應嚴重特殊傳染性肺炎(武漢肺炎),倘若後續需實施遠距授課,評分方式調整如下:Since COVID-19, if distance learning is necessary, the evaluation would adjust as follows:

1.Class Participation30%
2.Midterm Topic Report30%
3.Final Oral Presentation10%
4.Final Paper Report30%

課程大綱 Course syllabus

         The course will introduce how Taiwan government operates via different domestic issues so that students can have better know-how to interpret government policies and its outcomes in our daily life. By introducing theories in each part of Taiwan politics, students are expected to learn how to think critically and rethink information they received daily from the media. The first part of the course will focus on function of Taiwan central government. In the second part, we will review theories and studies on the main section of Taiwan politics: political participation. The last section will discuss Taiwan's interaction with international environment, especially with the United States and China.

課程目標 Objectives

         1.Define, understand, and use concepts and terms relevant to the study of Taiwan government and politics.
2.To train student how to think critically by combining theories and their daily observation on Taiwan politics.
3.To develop an individual student's professional verbal and written skills for either a professional policy or academic career.
4.To help students develop the skills to conduct independent research.

授課方式 Teaching methods

         The course will be a combination of lecturing and seminar. The instructor will first introduce key points and basic theoretical framework for each major topic. In the seminar section, students will lead discussions for assigned articles. Furthermore, the multiple stages of term paper writing are expected to help students develop the skills to conduct independent research and avoiding the delaying problem.

評分方式﹝評分標準及比例﹞Evaluation (Criteria and ratio)等第制單科成績對照表 letter grading reference

1.Class Participation30%
2.Lecture Participation10%
3.Midterm Topic Report20%
4.Final Oral Presentation10%
5.Final Paper Report30%

參考書/教科書/閱讀文獻 Reference book/ textbook/ documents
No copies for intellectual property rights. Textbooks provided by the instructor used only for self-study, can not broadcast or commercial use


每週課程內容及預計進度 Weekly scheduled progress

WeekDateContent and topic
12023/02/12~2023/02/18Course Introduction
22023/02/19~2023/02/25Constitution and Democratization: a Historical Review
42023/03/05~2023/03/11Legislators and Legislative Actions
52023/03/12~2023/03/18Presidency and Bureaucracy: Principal-Agent Problems
62023/03/19~2023/03/25Parties and Politics
72023/03/26~2023/04/01Local Factionalism and Election
92023/04/09~2023/04/15Midterm Topic Report Due
102023/04/16~2023/04/22Political Participation (1)
112023/04/23~2023/04/29Polarization and Extremists (lecture)
122023/04/30~2023/05/06Taiwan and International Politics
132023/05/07~2023/05/13China Factors on Taiwan
142023/05/14~2023/05/20Taiwan, the U.S., and War Support
152023/05/21~2023/05/27Student's Final Oral Presentation
162023/05/28~2023/06/03Final Paper Report Due
172023/06/04~2023/06/10(student's participations in assigned lectures)
182023/06/11~2023/06/17(student's participations in assigned lectures)

課業討論時間 Office hours

         時段1 Time period 1:
時間 Time:星期二1400-1600
地點 Office/Laboratory:社SS 3009
時段2 Time period 2:
時間 Time:星期三1400-1600
地點 Office/Laboratory:社SS 3009

系所學生專業能力/全校學生基本素養與核心能力 basic disciplines and core capabilitics of the dcpartment and the university

basic disciplines and core capabilities of the department and the university
Class activities and evaluation
本課程欲培養之能力與素養 This course enables students to achieve.紙筆考試或測驗 Test.課堂討論︵含個案討論︶ Group discussion (case analysis).個人書面報告、作業、作品、實驗 Indivisual paper report/ assignment/ work or experiment.群組書面報告、作業、作品、實驗 Group paper report/ assignment/ work or experiment.個人口頭報告 Indivisual oral presentation.群組口頭報告 Group oral presentation.課程規劃之校外參訪及實習 Off-campus visit and intership.證照/檢定 License.
參與課程規劃之校內外活動及競賽 Participate in off-campus/ on-campus activities and competitions.課外閱讀 Outside reading.
※系所學生專業能力 Basic disciplines and core capabilities of the department
1. 瞭解政治學基本議題與研究方法 1. To understand basic topics and research methodology in political science.           
2.瞭解政治學主要領域的核心概念 2. To understand core concepts in major fields of political science.V VV V     
3.參與跨領域學術活動的能力 3. The ability to participate in interdisciplinary activities.            
4.獨立文獻整理及反思的能力 4. The ability to classify and organize literature and documents and to reflect on them. V          
5.參與研究計畫的能力 5. The ability to participate in research project.            
6.理論思考的反省能力 6. The ability to understand and reflect on theories.           
8.熟稔外語閱讀及寫作 8. Enhance the aility and skill of foreign language, in reading and writing. V VV V     
9.增進外語表達與理解能力 9. Improve the ability of expressing and understanding foreign language.V VV V     
※全校學生基本素養與核心能力 Basic disciplines and core capabilities of the university
1.表達與溝通能力。 1. Articulation and communication skillsV          
2.探究與批判思考能力。 2. Inquisitive and critical thinking abilitiesV          
3.終身學習能力。 3. Lifelong learning           
4.倫理與社會責任。 4. Ethnics and social responsibilityV          
5.美感品味。 5. Aesthetic appreciation           
6.創造力。 6. Creativity           
7.全球視野。 7. Global perspectiveV          
8.合作與領導能力。 8. Team work and leadership           
9.山海胸襟與自然情懷。 9. Broad-mindedness and the embrace of nature            

本課程與SDGs相關項目:The course relates to SDGs items:

SDG1-消除貧窮(No Poverty)
SDG2-消除飢餓 (Zero Hunger)
SDG3-良好健康與福祉(Good Health and Well-being)
SDG4-教育品質(Quality Education)
SDG5-性別平等(Gender Equality)
SDG6-乾淨水源與公共衛生(Clean Water and Sanitation)
SDG7-可負擔乾淨能源(Affordable and Clean Energy)
SDG8-優質工作與經濟成長(Decent Work and Economic Growth)
SDG9-工業、創新和基礎建設(Industry,Innovation and Infrastructure)
SDG10-減少不平等(Reduced Inequalities)
SDG11-永續城市(Sustainable Cities and Communities)
SDG12-責任消費與生產(Responsible Consumption and Production)
SDG13-氣候行動(Climate Action)
SDG14-海洋生態(Life Below Water)
SDG15-陸域生態(Life on Land)
SDG16-和平、正義和穩健的制度(Peace,Justice And Strong Institutions)
SDG17-促進目標實現的全球夥伴關係(Partnership for the Goals)

本課程校外實習資訊: This course is relevant to internship:

The course includes internship.(For statistical use only. If the course without internship, please ignore this item.)


Internship: The required or elective courses should include credits and learning hours. Students should participate in the corporative company or institution to practice and learn the real skills. An internship certification must be handed in at the end of internship to get the credits or to fulfil the graduation requirements.