Intercultural Communication and Second Language Acquisition

Intercultural Communication (ICC) and Second Language Acquisition (SLA) is a graduate course on theory, research and practice of communication between people from different cultures and how it relates to language learning. The course is designed for future language professionals (e.g., teachers, translators, and researchers). It will (a) help them prepare themselves for intercultural encounters and develop the skills needed to communicate effectively and appropriately when interacting and collaborating with people that are culturally different from themselves and (2) it will help them prepare to teach, and/or conduct research about ICC and SLA.

Class Number: 

GER 518

Grading: 

Regular Grades A, B, C, D, E

Units: 

3

Level: 

Graduate

Category: 

Cross Listed