Professional and Continuing Studies

Courses - In Development

International Cultures, Customs, and Languages

This course explores the culture (or cultures) of a non-English-speaking country. The course aims to stimulate cultural curiosity and cross-cultural communication, along with providing practical knowledge of the customs and culture(s) of the specfic country that will be covered each semester. The aspects of the country’s culture that will be covered include Culture and Arts, Social values, Food and other customs, Economics, Geography, History, Politics, Demographics and other social issues such as immigration/emigration, the environment, and mass media. There will also be a language component at the introductory level to provide students with the tools to navigate the target culture. This course is available exclusively for Degree Completion students who are taking courses through Professional Studies. Fulfills FL in LS Core for GPS students.

School

Liberal Arts

Program

World Languages and Cultural Studies

Course Number

WLC1000C

Section

A

Credits

4

Type

On-Campus

Days / Time

Thurs 6 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

Start – End Dates

01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020

Student Registration Link

https://mymack.merrimack.edu/ics/myMack_Home/

Other Registration Link

https://gps.merrimack.edu/register/?id=b96013c5-f562-4765-a45f-63cf14a503fc