WELCOME TO CROSS CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING COURSE


Course Description and Objectives

This course is designed to enable students to master the concepts of accuracy and appropriateness in the use of English to interact with English users from various cultural backgrounds.

This course includes a critical study of aspects of the target culture and local culture so that students have intercultural awareness in order to support the implementation of their duties as prospective educators. On completion of the course, the students are able to apply socio-cultural understanding across cultural contexts in the act of English communication in order to create communication both verbally and in writing accurately.