Communication and Culture

Price

$ 485

Duration

Units

8 Weeks

2.0

Format

Date & Time

Remote

January 12- March 2

About the Course

This course explores American culture, with particular focus on the student culture of an

American University. Students learn to communicate effectively in both academic and social

settings by completing guided interactive assignments both on and off campus. Course work

covers classroom and learning styles, communication skills for seminars and lectures, and

politeness strategies. The use of technology and social media for academic discussion is also

addressed. Students have opportunities to speak to international and domestic students already

engaged in their major subjects. Preparation for successful group and teamwork is provided.

Students learn strategies for bridging cross-cultural challenges and misunderstandings. Students

work on public speaking skills and present a final oral presentation on an aspect of American

culture.


课程主题:本课程探讨美国文化,特别关注美国大学中的学生文化。学生将学习如何在学术和社交方面进行有效沟通,课程涵盖直播授课、文化体验、研讨会和讲座等形式,训练学生的沟通技巧。学生有机会与国际学生一同交流讨论,熟悉美国课程的体系,训练公众演讲技巧,为未来留学或国际化的团队合作做好准备。

 

学习成果:

·       深入了解美国文化及美国课堂风格

·       展示社交沟通能力

·       获得有效的团队合作沟通技巧

·       展示谈判艺术的技巧

Your Instructor

Instruction Format

Remote: All class meetings are scheduled and held in real-time using Zoom, allowing for live interaction with your classmates and instructors. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.

Date & Time

January 12- March 2