Intercultural Communications

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In our multicultural and interdependent world intercultural dialogue is our chance to make a difference.

Intercultural communications engages in an "intercultural dialogue, a jointly travelled path towards learning and understanding, respect and responsibility. Different opinions become a source for new solutions, and culture turns into a valuable resource." (Liisa Salo-Lee)

Make yourself an active part of the global experience. A Certificate in Intercultural Communications will improve your skills to communicate and connect whether you work in a multicultural team, support a community project, or participate in a global network. 

Communicate, Connect, and Create 

With the Intercultural Course modules you gain these skills

  • Cross-cultural collaboration
  • Intercultural awareness
  • Creative multicultural problem-solving
  • Cultural humility and intercultural competence


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Practice diverse forms of communication

Intercultural communication is practiced in face-to-face and digital environments

  • Gain communicative competence in a language course of your choice
  • Explore and enhance your digital communication skills by creating a variety of digital presentations
  • Experience different means of communication both face-to-face and digitally
  • Reflect on your learning process, set your own goals, and choose your learning experiences
  • Present the intercultural competencies you've gained in a digital platform, the ePortfolio

 


Complete a Certificate

  • Choose a language & culture (Arabic, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish) and gain communicative competence
  • Engage with the theory and practice of intercultural communications
  • Demonstrate growth of competencies in an ePortfolio

Build your own elective course and earn credit through:

  • Community engaged learning
  • Study abroad
  • Internships in the community 

 

 

Click here to view all the Intercultural Communications modules.