Assignment 1: Research

Research your topic. Describe your topic and your goals.

  • include target country, language
  • include description of organization—
    • its purpose, mission, people, what and how they carry out their mission, their clients
  • include what you plan on doing with the organization (e.g., volunteer ESL instructor)
  • include your learning goals (e.g., learning Arabic, notwithstanding regional dialects and local idioms, increasing conversational skills, overcoming language shyness, increase target cultural, social understanding)