Interculturalism in Practice

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Interculturalism in Practice

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Intercultural Development, Multicultural Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    The aim of this module is to encourage students to use intercultural theory as a tool for analysing the cross cultural experience of individuals or groups. To survey theoretical approaches from different disciplines in the field.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. choose relevant aspects of adaptation theory in order to analyse the experience of individuals or groups
    2. apply theories of identity, prejudice, discrimination or stereotyping, in order to analyse the experiences of individuals or groups
    3. analyse intercultural misunderstandings between individuals or groups by applying concepts of non-verbal communication, cultural values and other concepts related to intercultural communication