Language and culture learning courses typically include training in these areas:

  • identifying personal strengths, styles and preferences that will make learning more effective
  • learning best practices applied by good language learners
  • understanding cultural values and how they shape behaviors
  • practicing new sounds and grammatical structures
  • developing skills in managing learning, including setting goals, planning and monitoring progress
  • conducting successful learning sessions with language speakers
  • developing effective learning strategies
  • using tools and technologies to maximize learning

SIL Language and Culture Learning basic training is offered at these locations around the world.