ERIC Number: EJ831739
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
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Studying Abroad in Berlin and Achieving Cultural Competence Using English
Wolf, Gregory H.
Unterrichtspraxis/Teaching German, v40 n2 p143-146 Fall 2007
This article discusses a short-term study abroad program conducted in Berlin in English for college students. Guided by the academic goals of developing cultural competence, demonstrating cultural communication, and attaining a basic level of cultural literacy, this program, with its pre- and post-program academic components, offers an alternative to "German-language" study abroad programs.
Descriptors: Study Abroad, Cultural Literacy, Foreign Countries, Program Descriptions, Cultural Awareness, English, College Students, Educational Objectives, German
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: Germany