Cross-Cultural Distance Learning (CCDL)
This program is a series of long-distance learning course for the students of the Department of Foreign Languages and Applied Linguistics at Yuan Ze University and Waseda University in Japan. Students will have the video conference about five to six weeks, from late October to early December in the first semester and late May to early June in the next semester.The program will integrate different courses every semester depends on the situation. The topics will be decided by students according to what they are interested in, so as to make students discuss and have their ideas exchanged. Throughout the program, students can learn the skills and take the chance to practice as well. With the reports which are designed with different lessons, students can cooperate with each other and complete the report together. During the semester, students can communicate with each other as a group by the video equipment. Last but not least, to enjoy their performance of efforts together.Besides CCDL program, there are visiting activities between two schools. In addition to the exchange during class, students can personally visit their partners and guide them to know more about our own culture.
The schedule of CCDL:
|2016年10月~ 2016年12月||溝通與文化||柯宜中 教授
|2016年5月~ 2016年6月||語言與文化||柯宜中 教授|
|2015年10月~ 2015年12月||跨文化溝通||柯宜中 教授|
|2015年5月~ 2015年6月||溝通與文化||吳翠華 教授|
Classroom and student video interaction:
A briefing session will be held before the formal distance communication. In the self-study center for communication, the computer is used to illustrate how to use instant messaging software and BBS and perform field operations and exercises. The class at B1, fifth building in Yuan Ze University: Using computers to prepare information, collecting information on topic exchanges online, making PPT oral reports, and uploading video exchange feedback forms.
Students in Yuan Zi and Waseda University will conduct a group
discussion through the instant messaging software LiveOn every week to
discuss different cultures and ideas.
Students in Waseda University visited Taiwan:
Every summer, Students from Waseda University not only do long-distance exchanges but also visit Taiwan.
Students also have the opportunity to lead their course partners to experience traditional humanities in Taiwan.
Students in Yuan Ze University will also visit Japan in the winter vacation,
so that our students will also have the opportunity to know about Japan and its culture.