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ELI 561: Community-Engaged Language Practicum for International Graduate Students


Practice your English in real-life interactions and learn about US culture firsthand by interacting with members of the local community of diverse backgrounds through a placement with a local community organization. Further hone your language skills in classroom discussions and written reflections on your experiences. (2 credits)

NOTE: ELI 561 is a Winter registration/tuition, with the work completed in either the Winter or Spring term. Students must first complete ELI 560 US Language and Culture in Context: Community-Engaged Learning for International Graduate Students.

For more information or to receive permission to enroll in the course, please contact the instructor, Deborah Des Jardins: