Cultural Diversity: Theory and Practice (ONLINE COURSE)
In this unique 2-week program you and a group of internationally-oriented students will examine cultural diversity from a psychological perspective, which includes theoretical insights as well as hands-on experiences (practice sessions and presentations). The course concluded with you conducting an interview with someone of another culture, and writing a report on your findings to show that you can effectively communicate about diversity-related topics.
During this interactive two-week course you will:
- Acquire an overview of the current leading perspectives on cross-cultural similarities and differences, acculturation, and intercultural communication;
- Assess and apply strategies useful for intercultural interaction in business and negotiations, and for effective intercultural communication;
- Conduct a small-scale qualitative, culturally informed, psychological study on a topic of your choice;
- Understand how methodological pitfalls and cognitive biases are relevant for cross-cultural interactions and intercultural communication in the multicultural workplace and other settings.
12 Jul 2021 - 23 Jul 2021
Bachelor / Undergraduate
Master / Graduate
|Program fee||900 EUR|
|Extra information about the
- 10% discount for current Tilburg University students*
- 10% discount for students from partner universities*
- 10% early bird discount until Sunday April 25, 2021*
*Combining discounts is not possible
|Application deadline||13 June 2021|
For this course, please include the following documents with your application:
- Motivation letter describing why you would like to participate in the course.
Admission to this course will be based on both your CV and motivation letter.