This module is aimed to provide learners with:

1. Strategies of advanced reading skills
2. Tips for specific formats in standardized reading tests (IELTS, TOEFL or VSTEP).
3. Practical skills in doing IELTS and TOEFL or VSTEP-based reading exercises.

This module is aimed to provide learners with

1. Knowledge
-Understand how cultural formation and how categorical dimensions in cross-cultural communication impact identities and relationships interpersonally, between groups, and even internationally.

-  Investigate how cross-cultural communication is effectively used and applied in various environments, especially in multicultural workplace.

2. Skills:

- Consider existing and potential strategies for enhancing appreciation and concern for different cultures.

- Recognize and address potential culture conflicts and bumps, including barriers to effective communications.

- Develop critical thinking regarding cross-cultural relations in order to better analyze and understand complex contexts.

3. Attitude

- Build cross-cultural awareness through a sense of humility, empathy, and respect for diversity and difference. 

- Encourage curiosity for further learning and experience in the cross-cultural field.