Work and Inter-Cultural Encounters 7,5 CreditsWork and inter-cultural encounters is a course aiming to provide a basic understanding of, as well as a foundational skill in, inter-cultural communication and interaction. The course focuses on the need for cultural competence of both employers and their employees in a globalised economy where human capital and resources regularly travel and work in shifting cultural environments characterised by cultural distance.
- Cultural variety and its origin
- Global cultural patterns
- Understanding cultural competence
- Inter-cultural teamwork
- Cultural competence implemented
PrerequisitesGeneral entry requirements and at least 60 credits from course(s) at first-cycle level in Social Sciences or Business Administration, or equivalent. English proficiency is required. Exemption is granted from the requirement in Swedish.
Level of Education: Undergraduate
Course code/Ladok code: LWIN19
The course is conducted at: School of Education and Communication
Previous and ongoing course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterAutumn 2020: Sep 21 - Oct 25
Rate of Study100%
Course coordinatorRoland Persson
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students11250kr