Introduction to Intercultural Communication GSSC 1172

Online
OntarioLearn

OntarioLearn description: Students taking this course will learn the definition of culture and will be introduced to inter-cultural communication theories such as differences in gestures, personal spaces, and customs. By identifying intercultural issues in North American society, student will learn how they can apply intercultural communication theories to their daily lives and how they can respect and understand persons from other cultures. The main objective of this course is to create an environment in which students will feel comfortable communicating with people from different cultures and backgrounds. As part of the course, students will communicate with people from other cultures electronically and in person. This course will be of interest to workers in health services, education, human resources, and business as well as those people who want to enhance their communication skills particularly as they apply to communicating with people from other cultures.

Note(s)

Course Delivery Method:

This is an OntarioLearn online course delivered via the OntarioLearn Portal. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone.

Course Essentials:

You must have Microsoft Word and Adobe PDF Reader.

Recommendations

You will have the most success in this course if you already have Grade 12 English before you start this course.

Hours and Fees

Hours

42

Fee

$399

Course Sections

CRN:
S84765
Delivery Method: Self-directed Online
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