Subjects of the Summer AcademyTarget GroupCertificate and ECTSFees
The Summer Academy brings together scientists, practitioners, and students to work together on the following questions.
- What are the major themes in intercultural communication, what has been done regarding the globalisation process, how has communication changed? How are cultures constructed, what are their origins and how do people perceive the world, how can we solve the problems that arise when different cultural values meet?
- How do management and the world of business react to the intercultural challenges in a world of growing complexity?
- What are important learning and teaching styles in different cultures? What is important in intercultural groups when it comes to teaching on intercultural competence and to curriculum design?
The Summer Academy comprises lectures on intercultural communication, intercultural conflict management, intercultural project management, acquisition of intercultural competence as well as on intercultural trainings. All courses have complementary workshop sessions with theoretical and practical content offered by lecturers and trainers which are experts with large experience in international environments.