Understand the role culture plays in teaching and learning English.
This 40-hour course explores the nature of culture and the role of cultural factors in the teaching and learning of English as a second, additional or foreign language.
In addition to lectures, the course involves interactive study, reading, Internet activities, analysis of textbooks, and exercises on new ways of learning about culture. We will explore cultural boundary crossings, discuss issues of culture and language, and complete of the culture component of the portfolio.
This course, which requires the student to purchase a textbook, can be taken as an individual study or as one of the four modules of the Global TESOL Certificate Program.
Who Should Attend?
- Individuals interested in teaching English to speakers of other languages
- Teachers, instructors or trainers
- Au pairs
No class on September 5, 2015
Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
$389 – Single module plus textbook
Textbook must be purchased by the student
Certificate of Completion from the University of Georgia
4 CEUs for this module