ESOL 1412 - Intercultural Communications

Credits: 
2
Level: 
Lower
Description: 

This course is designed for international students and is focused on equipping them with the cultural understanding they need in order to successfully interact with speakers of American English. Students will gain a deeper understanding of American values, behavior, attitudes, and communication styles through readings, cross-cultural communications exercises, and discussion. Time will also be devoted to the idioms and phrasal verbs that dominate informal American English.