Workshop for Language Instructors
Using Authentic Materials and Level-Appropriate Tasks to Promote the Development of Intercultural Competence
Friday, October 5, 2018
254 Van Hise Hall
Tom J. Garza, University of Texas at Austin. This workshop will demonstrate how to select, develop, and use authentic content to integrate culturally-rich media into language courses from the very first day of instruction. The focus is on creating autonomous learners who are undaunted by culturally saturated material in target language environments.