Intercultural Competence

Overview

Module description:

RUW-6560 (Bachelor IBS-Students) /
RUW 6398 (Key Qualification)

Content:

The aim of this course is to impart the fundamental basics of intercultural management. The course is mainly based on interaction and includes simulations and role plays on the part of the student teams.

Attendance: 60 h
Self-study: 90 h

Language:

English

Literature:

Kawamura, K. M. (2015). Cross Cultural Competence. A Field Guide for Developing Global Leaders and Managers. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing. Chapters 5 & 6
Schneider, S.C./Barsoux, J.-L.: Managing Across Cultures. 2nd ed., Harlow et al. 2003, pp. 20-117

Organizational

Course Frequency

Summer term (SS): Open to all as a Key qualification Module (Schlüssel-Qualifikation) register via Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftspädagogik und Personalentwicklung. IBS students register through StudOn.

Winter term (WS): Only for Bachelor IBS students.

Dates:

WS 2017/18:

 

23.10.2017, 16:45 – 18:15, shared Kick-off for both groups, rooms 0.224/5

Sessions for students of 3rd, 4th and 5th semester:

06.11.2017, 16:45 – 20:00, 1st session, rooms 0.224/5
13.11.2017, 16:45 – 20:00, 2nd session, rooms 0.224/5
28.11.2017, 16:45 – 20:00, 3rd session, rooms 0.224/5

Sessions for students of 1st semester:

10.11.2017, 08:15 – 11:30, 1st session, room 0.224
17.11.2017, 08:15 – 11:30, 2nd session, rooms 0.224/5
01.12.2017, 08:15 – 11:30, 3rd session, rooms 0.224/5

Admission Regulations:

Registration via StudOn for IBS-students.

Registration via MeinCampus (please compare with examination number).

Exam Colloquium:

05.12.2017, 16:45 – 18:15, rooms 0.224/5

Exam Review:


26.10.2017, 10:00 – 13:00, room 5.215. – Registration for exam review only via E-Mail to christina.kempf@fau.de

Assessment:

Written exam, 60 min (60% open-ended questions; 40% multiple choice questions)

Examination Number:

Bachelor:
65601 Intercultural Competence for IBS-students (5 ECTS)
63981 Key Qualification

Exam Date:

11.12.2017, 17:00 – 18:00, room H1

Contact

Lecturer

Prof. Dr. Dirk Holtbrügge

  • Job title: Chairholder; Dean of International Affairs
  • Organization: Department of International Management
  • Phone number: +49 911 5302 452
  • Email: wiwi-im@fau.de
  • Consultation hours:
    Please make an appointment with the secretariat.

Responsible Assistant

Christina Kempf, M.Sc.

  • Job title: Teaching and Research Associate
  • Organization: Department of International Management
  • Phone number: +49 911 5302 242
  • Email: christina.kempf@fau.de
  • Consultation hours:
    Tuesday, 14:00 - 16:00 and Thursday 14:00 - 15:00

    Responsibilities:
    • Managing Intercultural Relations
    • Intercultural Competence
    • Learning Agreements Bachelor Students
    • Coordinator: Bachelor of International Business Studies (IBS)