TEL 410 – Virtual Teaching Practicum TESOL

Instructor: Emily Feuerherm, Linguistics, Department of English, College of Arts and Sciences, U-M Flint Partner: Sebastián Concha Vargas, English as a Foreign Language, English Phonetics and Phonology, Teacher Training. UNIMINUTO, Corporación Universitaria Minuto de Dios, Bogotá, Colombia Term: Fall 2020 Students in the TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) programs at both universities…

Intermediate Advanced Japanese

Instructors: MasaeYasuda, Ayaka Sogabe, Mochizuki, Yuta Mori Partner: Mitsuaki Hayase, Mie University, Japan Term: Fall 2018

FRENCH 272: Algerian War in Film

Instructor: George Hoffman, LS&A French Literature Partner: Houda Achli, University of Mentouri, Constantine, Algeria Term:  Winter 2014 U-M students study the Algerian War through film with each student investigating a particular aspect and creating an essay to add to the class website on the Algerian War.  Goal is to engage with students in Algeria who…

MOD GREEK 201 & 202: Greek Language and Culture

Students in Modern Greek courses engage in Cultural Conversations with college students in Greece who are learning English as a second (or third) language. Conversations are based on students’ analysis of the results of a cultural questionnaire that both groups have answered.  The survey is based on the MIT Cultura project and customized to address “hot topics” (topics of cultural clash) between the two cultures.