UC 170 - UC Special Topics
Section: 001 Global Understandings
Term: WN 2009
Subject: University Courses (UC)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
Credits:
3
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course offers a unique opportunity for students to learn about other cultures in a face-to-face environment without having to leave their classroom. The cultural exchange is based both on written communications between pairs of students (via chatting and collaborative written assignments) as well as through “web-streamed” face-to-face dialogue. Students will spend the first portion of the semester focusing on intercultural communication concepts and creating images and descriptions of the UM campus to share with their international partners. The remainder of the semester will be spent communicating with international partners on topics such as: college life, culture/traditions, religion/the meaning of life, and stereotypes/prejudices. Permission of instructor required for registration: jyim@umich.edu.

UC 170 - UC Special Topics
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001 (SEM)
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23799
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MW 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Note: Please contact Jennifer Yim at jyim@umich.edu for more information about the course or permission to register. Meets in Mac Computer Classroom, Language Resource Center, 2018 MLB.
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