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Tue 29 Oct 2013
16:30 - 18:00

Venue: Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room

Provided by: Engineering Language Unit


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English: Cultural Awareness Workshop 1 (Department of Engineering ONLY)

Tue 29 Oct 2013

Description

English Cultural Awareness Workshop

Target audience
  • Non-native PhD and Postdoc, MPhil by Research students from the Department of Engineering
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 29 Oct 2013   16:30 - 18:00 16:30 - 18:00 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
Topics covered
  • Cultural awareness within 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 sessions of one and a half hours

  • It is recommended that both sessions are attended, although signing up for just one of the two is possible.
Frequency

Twice yearly (Michaelmas and Easter terms)

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