We are watching you, America!: An elective course on American culture for sophomore students

Author: Alfredo Calderón Araya

Year: 2009

Title: We are watching you, America!: An elective course on American culture for sophomore students


Summary: This paper offers a pedagogical proposal oriented towards the development of listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills in year-11 students by using popular American sitcoms and TV series as the main source of materials. It contains activities and tasks to work with a span of three months. In general terms, the course aims to move students to analyze the American culture while developing their English skills.


Key words: America, American culture, culture, terrorism, sitcoms, TV series.

Library barcode: CAL 428.8