This Is America: A Critical Look at the United States

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Confirmed C1 90 minutes 2-4 learners
Course Description

Many American politicians, including President Joe Biden, have been known to describe their nation as the "the greatest country in the history of the world", but what is the reality of the United Stat ...Read More

What you'll learn

You will learn about issues or events that are important to Americans and difficult for outsiders to understand. And because of the outsized impact of the US on the world, everyone can benefit from ha ...Read More

Error Treatment

Any error correction will not interrupt the discussion in this class.


20:00 - 21:30, Thu, 11-23
20:00 - 21:30, Thu, 11-30
20:00 - 21:30, Thu, 12-07


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Alex 來自美國,畢業自威斯康辛大學麥迪遜分校,主修人類學,同時熱愛經濟、哲學與歷史。畢業後來到台灣,成為專職的英文老師,擁有國際認可的英語教學執照 CELTA,累計有10年以上教學經驗。教學之餘喜歡閱讀,爬山,旅遊,最喜歡的電影是《刺激1995》。

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This Is America: A Critical Look at the United States

Every session includes a few readings. Students need to prepare before starting ... read more

23:25 Aug 31, 2023

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News Discussion Class w/ Alex

Alex engages students in discussions about current events. He also provides opin ... read more

02:54 Jan 15, 2023

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News Discussion and Critical Thinking

Insightful and helpful

21:10 Dec 07, 2022

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Amy Chen

News Discussion and Critical Thinking

During every discussion, Alex and other peers always express a wide variety of p ... read more

16:52 Nov 23, 2022

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News Discussion and Critical Thinking

Very inspirational course with challenging topics. Alex prepared a lot and shar ... read more

00:36 Nov 23, 2022

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News Discussion Class w/ Alex

I do not like this class as Alex gave little feedback about our English during t ... read more

06:09 Nov 04, 2022

Online Course

This course will be conducted online via Zoom.

Level C1 Advanced

Proficient in comprehending complex and abstract information, communicating fluently with native speakers, and adept at paraphrasing. For detailed information on levels, please click on the link.

Class Size

This course requires a minimum of 2 students to start and can accommodate a maximum of 4 students. If there are not enough students 24 hours before the course start time, the course will be canceled, and enrollment fees will be refunded.

Refund Policy

You can cancel and refund this course up to 24 hours before its start time. For detailed information on our refund policy, please click on the link.

Course Attendance Policy

You must be 18 years old or above to enroll in this course.