Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm (CLIC)

CLIC 369 - INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION:IC LANGUAGE INTERACTION

Short Title: IC LANGUAGE IN INTERACTION

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Lecture

Credit Hours: 3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Upper-Level

Prerequisite(s): ARAB 264 or CHIN 264 or FREN 264 or GERM 264 or HEBR 264 or HIND 264 or ITAL 264 or JAPA 264 or KORE 264 or PORT 264 or RUSS 264 or SPAN 264

Description: This course centers on the development of intercultural communicative competence in the context of learning a L2 with special focus on language uses, sociolinguistic strategies and structures of interactional discourses in spoken and written languages. This course is taught in English.

CLIC 385 - INDEPENDENT STUDY

Short Title: INDEPENDENT STUDY

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Independent Study

Credit Hours: 1-3

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Upper-Level

Description: Students will engage in an in depth study of topics related to language study and intercultural communication under the guidance of CLIC faculty. Topics will vary but will develop the students’ ability to communicate in the target language. Department Permission Required.

CLIC 399 - TEACHING PRACTICUM

Short Title: TEACHING PRACTICUM

Department: Cntr Lang & Intercultural Comm

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Course Type: Internship/Practicum

Credit Hours: 1-6

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Course Level: Undergraduate Upper-Level

Description: Gives students with advanced proficiency in a language taught at the Rice in Country programs the opportunity to acquire teaching and research experience in a study abroad setting. Students will facilitate class discussions in Rice in Country courses; collect; analyze and classify samples of interactional and sociolinguistic data in various settings. Meet regularly with supervising faculty member. Instructor Permission Required. Recommended Prerequisite(s): Experience in Rice in Country Progam. Repeatable for Credit.