ENG-3001

Intercultural Communication

Course Detail

Career
Undergraduate
Units
2.00
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Course Components
Lecture
Campus
Offering School
School of Humanities and Social Science

Description

This course serves to enhance students’ capacity to communicate in a diverse world. This is accomplished initially by creating awareness of the plethora of diverse intercultural issues that are ubiquitous throughout societies. Then students become active by creating an action plan to solve a problem. Next, students collaborate in developing a five minute video role-play unveiling responses to 2 cultural scenarios. Debates and class/group discussions are entwined within the curriculum. Finally, students present on striking differences across 3 cultures based on 6 topic points. The atmosphere of the course is inquisitive – to discover cultural complexity and to develop and appreciation for it.