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Programme Detail

Programme Detail
  • Language of this entry
    English (UK, International)
  • * Name of Programme / Training Resource
    Language and Culture Acquisition
  • Type of Training
    Individual standalone programme
  • Reference Number
    UK-LACA
  • Description
    A tailored, six-week course to equip you with all the skills essential to learning a new language and culture, LACA is a unique blend of state-of-the-art methodologies and linguistic and cultural integration, taught interactively by highly experienced cross-cultural workers.
  • Keywords
    language learning phonetics preparation for mission LACA
  • Languages Programme Available in
  • Other Languages
  • Country and region where programme is available
  • Area of Ministry and Focus
  • Residential/Non Residential
    Residential
  • Full-time or Part-time
    Full-time
  • * Level
    Masters
  • * Cost Range
    US$500 or more
  • * Actual Cost
    GBP1050
  • Bursaries/scholarships available
    No
  • Actual Length
    6 weeks
  • Average hours of study per week
    40
  • Methods of instruction
    Taught classes with plenty of small group work, including discussions, and individual attention and tutoring. Plenty of emphasis on discovering your own preferred style of learning languages.
  • Percentage of time spent in formal learning (e.g. lectures, structured reading, work-books, etc.)
    50%
  • Percentage of time spent on non-formal skill-based learning (e.g. learning on the job and supervised practice, etc.)
    40%
  • Percentage of time spent in informal unstructured learning (e.g. prayer times, teamwork).
    10%
  • Average number of students who take the programme per year (or, if this is a new programme, the number who can be accommodated)
    12
  • Prerequisite Programmes
  • Other Prerequisites
    IELTS level 6.0 (English language fluency)
  • Qualifications gained
  • Qualifications this programme is part of
    MA Field Linguistics / MA Literacy Programme Development
  • Programme Accredited by
  • Other Accrediting Bodies
    University of Gloucestershire
Provider
  • * Organization Name
    Wycliffe UK / Redcliffe College
  • Evangelical alliances and associations of which the organization is member
  • Other evangelical associations of which the organization is member
  • * Description and Purpose
    Training in linguistics, translation, and cross cultural studies for language development, literacy work or Bible Translation given at initial, intermediate and advanced levels.
  • Contact Details
    Send an e-mail
  • * Website
    www.redcliffe.org/courses/linguistics-translation-and-literacy
  • * Contact Person
    Dr Maik Gibson
  • * Address line 1
    Redcliffe College
  • Address line 2
    College Green
  • * City/State/Province/County
    Gloucester
  • Post Code
    GL1 2LX
  • * Country
    England
  • * Telephone
    +44 (0)1452 308097
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