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Course, academic year 2021/2022
  
Intercultural Communication - AB501043
Title: Intercultural Communication
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: both
Points: 3
E-Credits: 3
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/2 C [hours/week]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
For type: Bachelor's
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Štefl Martin Mgr. Ph.D.
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Literature
Last update: Botek Marek Mgr. Ing. Ph.D. (20.01.2020)

R: Gibson R.: Intercultural Business Communication, OUP, ISBN 978-0-19-442180-5

A: Schmidt, P.: In Search of Intercultural Understanding, 2007, Vienna: Meridian World Press, ISBN:

A: Lewis, R.: When cultures collide, 2005, London: Nicholas Brealey Publishing, ISBN 978-1-90483802-9

A: Mackenzie, I: English for Business Communication, 1997, CUP

A: Jones, L.: Working In English, ISBN 9780521776844

A: Hancock, M.: English Pronunciation In Use, ISBN 9780521687522

A: Murphy, R.: English Grammar In Use, ISBN 9780521532891

A: English dictionary, Lingea Lexicon 5, ISBN 978-80-87062-52-4

Syllabus
Last update: Zveřinová Jana Mgr. (21.09.2020)

1. What is culture and multiculturality

2. Intercultural theories

3. Understanding myself, my cultural values; creating personal portfolio

4. Cultural and language context in communication

5. International English as a lingua franca

6. Cultural stereotypes

7. Cultural patterns and strategies

8. International team work, cultural dimensions

9. International team work, miscommunication in communication

10. Which language mistakes cause misunderstanding and how to avoid them

11. Intercultural communicative competence - listening effectively

12. Intercultural communicative competence - speaking clearly

13. Intercultural communicative competence - cultural diversity

14. Portfolio evaluation, self-reflection

Course completion requirements
Last update: Hřebačková Monika PhDr. (21.09.2020)

Portfolio, knowledge and vocabulary checks, pro-active participation, attendance.

 
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