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Tue 7 May, Tue 14 May 2013
17:00 - 18:30

Venue: Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room

Provided by: Engineering Language Unit


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English: Cultural Awareness Workshop

Tue 7 May, Tue 14 May 2013

Description

Two Cultural Awareness Workshops

Target audience
  • Post Docs, PhD and Mphil by Research students from the Department of Engineering
  • School of Technology if places available after priority to eligible Engineering Students
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 7 May 2013 17:00 - 18:30 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
2 Tue 14 May 2013 17:00 - 18:30 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
Topics covered
  • Cultural awareness, both within and outwith the University environment
  • Aspects of the British lifestyle, British culture and contemporary social issues
Aims
  • To demonstrate the importance of intercultural awareness in a multicultural environment such as the University
  • To focus on the British lifestyle, considering aspects of behaviour, manners, social conventions and traditions
Format

Class work and participation

Syllabus

Course syllabus is available

Duration

Two session of one and a half hours

  • It is recommended that both sessions are attended although attending just one of the two is possible by prior arrangement. Please e-mail smd48.
Frequency

Twice yearly (Michaelmas and Easter terms)

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