Professional Intercultural Competence  - Theory and Practice

Facts

STATUS

Non-degree Programme

EXTENT OF THE STUDIES
25 ECTS

MODES OF STUDY
Online courses

TARGET GROUPS
Exchange students
Visiting students

Degree Students

ADMISSION PROCEDURE
No

TUITION FEE
No

The School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education together with KARELIA University of Applied Sciences organize a non-degree programme that is aimed at enhancing knowledge and skills of intercultural competence in working life.

The programme runs during an academic year, starting in September and finishing in May. Each 5 ECTS study unit can also be taken separately. All study units are online, with a face-to-face teaching depending on the course. The working language of the courses is English. This bachelor level programme is available to all degree students of the University of Eastern Finland, KARELIA University of Applied Sciences and to international exchange students in both institutions

Content and structure of studies

A successful learner from this programme will be able to name and describe the components of professional competence required in multicultural work communities. She/he will be able to explain and revise the meaning of intercultural competence in her/his profession. She/he will be able and motivated to develop her/his own professional intercultural competence and she/he will be able to employ her/his knowledge of intercultural competence in order to advance her/his work community.

Studies are open for all students

The programme is intended for all degree students of the University of Eastern Finland, KARELIA University of Applied Sciences and international exchange students. There is no application or selection process involved. Registration for each study module is carried out WebOodi. After the completion and grading of all study units, you will receive a mark for the entire programme in your transcript of academic records by sending email to the Coordinator of the programme.