Virtual High School Intercultural Leadership

Summer 2021

Overview

Designed for high school juniors and seniors, this summer online seminar will build non-native English speakers’ English fluency and their intercultural awareness.  Understanding the basics of intercultural communications opens doors to live and study abroad, as well as to work effectively with foreigners at home. 

  • Engage with native English speakers to gain confidence using the language skills you already have
  • Practice listening
  • Strengthen English vocabulary
  • Identify differences in cultural values to manage communication
  • Connect with American peers
  • See Northern California
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Course Includes

  • Virtual Visits: We will take you on tours of local places through pictures, video, and dialogue to help you see what Turlock and Northern California are like
  • Cultural Detective – Investigate a Pillar of Culture:  Together we will learn about some of the basic parts of culture
  • The Culture-Leadership Connection:  Work with classmates to identify pillars of culture in the real world and how understanding them can help you be successful
  • Meet with Stan State:  Spend a little time with high school and university students and learn about university life in Northern California
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Course Schedule

2-Week Sessions

These sessions meet for 9 hours per week for a total of 18 hours.

Cost Application Fee $50
Tuition & Fees $288
Session 1 June 15 – 24
Session 2 July 6 – 15

Weekly Schedule

Tuesday
9:00 am – 12:00 pm pst
Wednesday
9:00 am – 12:00 pm pst
Thursday
9:00 am – 12:00 pm pst
  • Virtual Visit
  • Cultural Detective
  • Dive Deeper into the Pillar
  • Meet with Stan State
  • The Cultural-Leadership Connection
  • Virtual Visit

4-Week Session

This session meets for 4 hours per week for a total of 16 hours.

Cost

Application Fee $50
Tuition & Fees $256

Session July 6 – 29

Weekly Schedule

Tuesday
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm pst
Thursday
​1:00 pm – 3:00 pm pst
  • Virtual Visit
  • Cultural Detective
  • The Cultural-Leadership Connection
  • Meet with Stan State