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INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATIONS (CUL-221232)

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Course Description:


In this eight-week course, students will explore various approaches to culture and intercultural communication; sample different styles of communication in different countries, ethnicities, and groups; consider the potential for miscommunication in the United States and abroad; and identify strategies for conflict reduction, teamwork, and leadership. After taking this course, students should more sensitive to the communication needs of others and understand how to improve their personal intercultural communication competence.

This course fully meets the General Education requirement in Basic Communication (effective September 2009 term).


Includes an audio component
This online course is offered through the Center for Distance Learning. You can take this as an individual course or as part of an online degree program, with term starts in March, May, September, November and January. View current term offerings and all online courses. Click here to register for online courses.


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Liberal Study
Lower Level
Credits: 2
Meets General Education Requirement In: Basic Communication-Full

Term(s) Offered (Subject to Change) : Spring 1. Summer. Fall 1.

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