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LITERATURE

LIT-096
Selected Topics: Non-recurring (0)

Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

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LIT-096
001T
LITERATURE
SPRING 2014

Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (0)

The Culture of Higher Education in the United States

This course explores cultural assumptions underlying academic practices and personal interactions in U.S. university communities, with special attention on how U.S. cultural norms are viewed by observers from other countries. Includes understanding the educational institutional context including the role of academic integrity; examining student-faculty interactions; conducting research; and successful cultural adaptation. Open only to students in the International Gateway Program. Meets with LIT-160 001T.