Friday, 07 January
261A. The Assessment of Culture in Language Programs
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 404B, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Division on Applied Linguistics
Presiding: Virginia M. Scott, Vanderbilt Univ.
1. “What Is There to Assess in ‘Learning Culture’? A Design Proposal with Assessment Rubrics,” Katherine Arens, Univ. of Texas, Austin
2. “Personalizing Cultural Experience in the Intermediate-Level Class through Journal Writing,” Linda McManness, Baylor Univ.
3. “Culture as Content for English as a Foreign Language: The Role of Cultural Awareness in Building Linguistic Competence,” Katarzyna Piatkowska, Nicolaus Copernicus Univ., Torun