Focus on developing communicative skills in the context of Silicon Valley with its unique culture and language patterns. Through analysis and discussion of language and content from authentic materials, such as popular blogs and videos, students gain familiarity with local norms for interacting with the people who live and work in this region. Includes topics relevant to entrepreneurs, tech professionals, and students as well as a short individual project. Intended for both new and continuing international 21 students.
EFSLANG 689S is part of the Non-Standard Summer Quarter Schedule. Please refer to the Stanford Explore Courses website for more information on the course dates.