Integración del aspecto cultural en la clase de inglés

  • Sonia Calderón Universidad Nacional

Abstract

Since culture and language are closely related, culture cannot be left aside when teaching languages. Cultural training is mush more than being exposed to cultural information; includes the critical evaluation of such information and comparison whit one's culture. In today's globalized world, cultural competence has become fundamental. The following article introduces a unit to incorporate culture into the English class as a foreign language in Costa Rica. It suggests activities to develop intercultural awareness and linguistic objectives.

Author Biography

Sonia Calderón, Universidad Nacional

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Published
2004-12-15
How to Cite
Calderón, S. (2004). Integración del aspecto cultural en la clase de inglés. Revista Electrónica Educare, (7), 207-218. https://doi.org/10.15359/ree.2004-7.12
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Articles (Peer Reviewed Section)

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