You may take online and classroom courses in any combination to earn the 120-hour certificate.
In TESOL Culture we cover the role of context (social, cultural, and linguistic) in intercultural relations and examine the complex relationship between culture and communication. To help deepen your knowledge and perspective, we will examine major theories related to educating culturally diverse students.
Textbook: “Exploring Culture: Exercises, Stories and Synthetic Cultures” by Gert Jan Hofstede, Paul B. Pedersen, and Geert Hofstede, Intercultural Press, ISBN: 1877864900. Available on Kindle and in paperback, and at the KSU Center Bookstore.
This course earns 3 PLUs. Prerequisite: You must establish and maintain an account on the Moodle Distance Learning system, have access to the internet and email to participate in this class.
For a concise description of all 4 TESOL Certificate courses, please read this document: