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BLA64200B - Culture of Emphasis - Mandarin

(3 units)
This course is designed to develop candidates’ knowledge of the traditions, roles, status, and communication patterns of the culture of emphasis as experienced in the country or countries of origin and in the United States. Included in that knowledge is the understanding of cross-cultural, intercultural and intracultural relationships and interactions, as well as contributions of the culture of emphasis in California and the United States. Also included is the knowledge of major historical events, political, economic, religious, and educational factors that influence the socialization and acculturation experiences of the target groups in California and the United States. Candidates demonstrate knowledge of country or countries of origin including geographic barriers, demographic and linguistic patterns, and the ways in which these affect trends of migration, immigration, and settlement in the United States.