Cross-Cultural Awareness Workshops

Cross-Cultural Awareness Workshops

flags representing different culturesAs the world becomes more and more connected, the importance of being able to communicate with and understand people from different backgrounds is increasingly important.

Our cultural awareness workshops will help you gain a basic understanding of how cross-cultural issues are present in our daily lives, about the challenges of communicating in a multicultural community and give you tools and techniques to succeed.

This is a very interactive workshop, so come prepared to listen to others and share your own ideas.

Students who complete the series of 3 workshops will receive a Global Competency Certificate.

Topics covered include:

  • What is culture?
  • Culture shock
  • Language: words, untranslatable concepts, accent, grammar
  • Media perception

Skills you could develop

You could develop many skills but particularly:

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This opportunity is offered by the International Office in the Marketing and Student Recruitment Directorate.