An understanding of cultural difference has become essential for effective intercultural communication in an increasingly global economy. On completion of this course, you will gain a critical understanding of the interrelationship between culture and communication and the ways in which culture affects social and business relations in local and global contexts.
Delivery type2019Trimester 2 2019
Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course.
Cost2019NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying
On successful completion of this course, you will be able to
- Analyse and explain approaches to the study of culture and the impact of globalisation.
- Apply theories of intercultural communication to real world examples
- Critically evaluate and interpret social and business interactions to identify intercultural communication issues.
Students must have previously studied at Level 5.
Access to a DVD player.
This course is 100% internally assessed
No textbooks are required for this course
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- choose the qualification you will study the course under
- check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
You can do this course as part of these qualifications:
Certificate of Proficiency
- Bachelor of Applied Science (Communication) (OP701002)
- Bachelor of Applied Science (Communication and Environment) (OP701007)
- Bachelor of Applied Science (Communication and Psychology) (OP701029)
- Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) (OP700110)
- Bachelor of Business (Management) (OP700104)
- Bachelor of Business (Marketing) (OP700152)