Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University

Intercultural Communication for Professional Practice

This course is specifically designed to suit both full-time international students and part-time employees working in local service provider organisations and businesses. It is specifically for those who wish to enhance their careers by developing their knowledge of effective communication for professional practice with people from diverse cultural backgrounds. The programme offers specific routes for both current and future service sector and private sector employees.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree. Workplace experience is also desirable. In some instances extensive workplace experience alone may be considered by the Programme Director as sufficient for entry. International undergraduate degrees are recognised and international students need to have English language proficiency at IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 minimum in writing (or an acceptable equivalent).

Course modules

Models of culture and communication; international business, culture and communication or intercultural training; intercultural communication and conflict resolution in professional practice; research dissertation; communication and cultural context; researching ICC in action in the workplace; models of culture and communication; intercultural communication and conflict resolution in professional practice; communication and cultural context and first part of researching ICC in action in the workplace international business, culture and communication or intercultural training; research dissertation; completing researching ICC in action in the workplace.

Assessment methods

Assessments will take a number of forms including reports, group and individual presentations, design of materials, case study analyses and research write ups, reflective commentaries and a research dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT1 1QU South East

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Contact: 
Admissions Department (Postgraduate Admissions)
Telephone number: 
01227 782900