Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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EN102003 EN13 Intercultural Communication for Cross-Cultural Team Building 3 op
Organised by
Business English
Person in charge
Vilhelm Lindholm and Michael Berry

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course students
- will have developed their competence for discovering, interpreting and communicating hidden cultural meanings
- will have become aware of their taken-for-granted cultural assumptions and misinterpretation of others
- will understand the relationship between communication and leadership norms in multicultural teams
Level B2-C1


The course includes both theoretical knowledge and practical exercises for improving the participants' competence to participate in business team building. The students create teams, write reflective essays related to the exercises and reading required during the course, and they also write a final reflective essay about their learning experience at the end of the course.

Teaching methods

Group 1 I-II and group 2 III-IV: group teaching 24 h, independent work 57 h.
Group 3 III-IV: group teaching 18 h, independent work 63 h.
Group 3 is an alternative course and will be organized to focus on team building in a way that will also support students who are participating in JOS14 global virtual exercises. The course is open to those who are not participating in JOS14, but priority for participation in Group 3 will be given to students participating in JOS14.
Group 4 I EN13 for tutors: group teaching 14 h + tutoring. This new course will be based on integration of tutors and some of their exchange students. More information will be available before the registration.

Modes of study

Course work and assignments.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

2nd or 3rd year I-II or III-IV

Belongs to following study modules

Turun kauppakorkeakoulu
Markkinoinnin ja kansainvälisen liiketoiminnan laitos
Markkinoinnin ja kansainvälisen liiketoiminnan laitos
Business English lectured in English (Englannin kieli ja liikeviestintä)
Turun kauppakorkeakoulu
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Markkinoinnin ja kansainvälisen liiketoiminnan laitos