Russia, Nizhny Novgorod

Intercultural Communication

when 22 July 2019 - 27 July 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee USD 300

The course will be aimed at the development of cross-cultural awareness in interpersonal and professional communications and encompasses a theoretical and a practical part. The theoretical part will be based on major theories and approaches in intercultural communication and cover not only American and European theories but also give a Russian perspective.The practical part of the course will be incorporated into lectures and focus on case discussions and cross-cultural problems solving, which acquires an additional acuteness in the multicultural context of the programme. One of the major accents will be put on cultural peculiarities of Russia and the enigma of the Russian soul.The uniqueness of the course is in the combination of traditional and novel approaches, one of which was introduced by the scholars of Nizhny Novgorod school of intercultural communication.

Course leader

Marina V. Tsvetkova
HSE Campus in Nizhny Novgorod /Department of Applied Linguistics and Intercultural Communication: Professor

Fee info

USD 300: Tuition fee
USD 50: Registration fee

Scholarships

If you are a student of our Partner University we are happy to offer you a 20% discount.