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TEACHING AND LEARNING IN A INTERCULTURAL CONTEXT

Course Details


For Whom: Academics
Dates: Thursday, November 24, 2016
Location: Wood Room, Plassey House
Time: 09h15 - 13h00
Presenter: Sheila Power
Duration: Half Day

Course Overview

International students bring a broad range of cultural and academic perspectives to the learning environment, and this diversity has the capacity to enrich teaching and learning in a university. However, it can also present many teaching and learning issues. This workshop is designed to highlight the needs of international students as learners and the challenges that can arise for teaching staff in a diverse intercultural classroom. It will introduce issues of cross-cultural awareness and cross-cultural communication to those who teach international students.

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To book a place, please email hrbookings@ul.ie. Please send your request accompanied by your line Manager’s/Head of Department’s approval to hrbookings@ul.ie clearly stating your department’s cost centre details

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Microsoft Office document icon Teaching and Learning in an Intercultural Context - half day description 2016 (2).doc