Language and Culture of Silicon Valley

Course Description

Provides an overview of Silicon Valley's unique culture and language patterns via exposure to authentic materials, such as blogs and videos, and interaction with students and professionals in local industry. Participants learn and practice language forms characteristic of this region across all skills. 

Course Details

  • Grading Basis: Satisfactory/No Credit
  • Unit-Range Information: Students taking the course for 2 units will have additional individual assignments and a 50-minute tutorial each week.
  • Intensive Studies: This course is offered as part of the Scientific Communication for International Students Intensive and can be taken for 1 or 2 units. See the Intensive Studies page for more information on how to receive an official Document of Completion.
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