SEASSI 2017 Distance Classes
In the summer 2017, SEASSI plans to offer Burmese, Filipino, Hmong, Khmer, Lao, Thai, and Vietnamese language classes for students at a distance, in conjunction with our classes in the regular college classroom setting. No more than two distance "seats" will be available per class. The following pages contain information about our online classes. If you are interested in enrolling online, please read all of the following information carefully!
Online class format and student expectations: In keeping with our emphasis on the development of communicative ability, SEASSI online instruction will be synchronous, intensive, and tightly scheduled....(read more).
Program Dates: Online classes will begin on Monday, June 19, 2017 and will extend through Friday, August 11, 2017.
Academic Goals: The goal of SEASSI is to teach the equivalent of an entire academic year (two semesters) of language instruction over the course of the intensive summer...(read more).
Attending SEASSI online from home (or cafe, shopping mall or any other noisy, distracting location): Participation from a distant location will require a high speed connection in a location that is free from distractions such as...(read more).
Computer System and Equipment Requirements: Depending on the number of online students enrolled in a SEASSI class, online participation will occur in one of three ways:....(read more).
What to expect in an online language classroom environment: Summer 2017 will be the fifth summer that SEASSI offers classes in distance education formats. Our instructional staff are experts in language teaching, and... (read more).