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Language and Culture

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1. Relations between language and culture.2. The importance of knowledge of cultural context in foreign language learning.3. Realities and linguorealia in foreign language learning.4. Multilingualism and multiculturalism in school.5. Intercultural communicative competence.6. Ways of developing intercultural communicative competence.7. Developing intercultural competence of pupils in culturally heterogeneous classrooms.8. Bilingualism.


This course offers an analysis of current trends in the relationship between language and culture in the context of didactic issues, introduces students to the issue of multilingualism and the requirements set by curriculum documents in this area, the communicative and intercultural communicative competence of pupils, the principles of developing intercultural competence of pupils in the context of a multicultural school environment, the issue of bilingualism.