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LOG904-133 Cross cultural management

LOG904-133 Cross cultural management

Course code: 
LOG904-133
Course name: 
Cross cultural management
Program of study: 
MSc in Logistics - Seminars
Course name in Norwegian Bokmål: 
Cross Cultural Management
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
2.5
Teaching semester: 
2016 Autumn
Assessment semester: 
2016 Autumn
Language of instruction: 
English
Language of examination: 
English
Language of litterature: 
English
Course content

Intercultural Competence

Course Content:

  • Cultural awareness
  • Culture theory and models
  • Culture differences and comparisons
  • Own cultural background
  • Cross-cultural communication (misunderstandings and problems)
  • Culture shock and dealing with it

While the seminar covers many theoretical aspects of culture many interactive games will be part of our schedule. Students will write short papers reflecting their own culture and cultures they have experienced already.

Lecturer: 

Bernadette Hartl, University of Applied Sciences, Upper Austria. (bernanderl@hotmail.com )