"Introduction into Cross-Cultural Competence"

  • Theories of cross-cultural communication
  • Role of stereotypes and mechanisms of their shaping & debunking
  • Challenges of communication in the global world
  • Role of value orientations in communicating practices across the world
  • Social communication norms and taboos in various cultures
  • Business communication patterns in various cultures
  • Acculturation strategies in a foreign environment
  • Cultural self-awareness as a key to sustainable individual and social development,
  • Other

Number of lessons: 12 minimum

Duration: 18 hours

Level: basic

Audience: students and postgraduates of humanities departments & faculties​