ELI 560 - U.S. Language and Culture in Context: Community-Engaged Learning for International Graduate Students
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: English Language Institute (ELI)
Department: LSA English Language Institute
With permission of instructor.
Grading basis of 'S' or 'U'.
May not be repeated for credit.
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In this course international graduate students gain a greater understanding of US society and culture through an examination of the issues facing local communities. Students also improve their language skills through interactions with guest speakers, class discussions and preparation for placements in local community organizations.

Contact the instructor for details and for permission to enroll.

Intended Audience:

international graduate students

Class Format:

NOTE: This course is part of ELI’s Community-Engaged Language and Culture Program. This program includes 2 components: 1. ELI 560, an on-campus course, and 2. ELI 561, an off-campus field experience. The field experience is a short extension of the on-campus course during which students interact with Americans from diverse backgrounds through a placement with a local organization, practice language skills, and reflect on their experiences.
To participate in the field experience, you must enroll in and complete the on-campus course.

Earn 4 total credits during winter term — 2 for ELI 560 and 2 for the off-campus component, ELI 561.

ELI 560 - U.S. Language and Culture in Context: Community-Engaged Learning for International Graduate Students
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001 (LEC)
M 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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