EN3504 - Intercultural Communication

Offering Academic Unit
Department of English
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2017/18
Semester A 2018/19 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The purpose of this course is to develop an understanding of communication practices in an international and culturally complex professional context. Topics include: problems in cross- group communication, communication and identity, negotiation patterns in different groups, different domains of culture, social group, discourses and communities of practice, intra-Asian and intra- Chinese communicative differences.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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