NEW for 2012

Developing Intercultural Competency

Course# TD1719

Note: This workshop is capped at 20 partcipants.

Categories: Diversity

Level: Fundamental

Type: Single-Session Workshop

Total Workshop Time: 1.5 Hours

Make-Ups: No make-ups are scheduled for this workshop.

Pre-requisites: None

Target Audience: Individuals interested in better understanding themselves while gaining an appreciation and understanding of cultural diversity.

Workshop Description: This interactive workshop will allow participants to gain new insights into intercultural competence while learning about self.  A variety of activities will be offered to develop an understanding of the influence of cultural world view on perception and identify sources of stereotypes.  Participants will begin to understand cross-cultural contrasts in communication styles and values.   

In this workshop participants will:

  • Define Intercultural Competence
  • Review the Development Model of Intercultural Sensitivity  
  • Identify attainable intercultural competencies for each stage
  • Examine patterns of resistance to change

Presented by: Delores Blough, Director, International Student and Scholar Services and Jonathan Kratz, Assistant Director, International Student Success

Session Information:

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

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