Intercultural Management - MG 420

Course Objectives

The class material will include both theory and practical application of cross-cultural
management in organizations.
This course aims at showing students how the understanding of international business cultural
environment help them to better manage the complexities and challenges associated with
working in global and diverse organizations

Course Content

WHAT IS CULTURE?
The Cultural Process
THE UNDERTOW OF CULTURE
EXPLORING CULTURE
THE ROLE OF LANGUAGE IN INTERCULTURAL BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
GETTING TO KNOW ANOTHER CULTURE
CULTURE AND ORGANIZATION
CULTURE AND STRATEGY
CULTURE AND HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
THE INTERNATIONAL MANAGER
WOMEN IN GLOBAL BUSINESS
THE MULTICULTURAL TEAM
THE GLOBAL ORGANIZATION
INTERCULTURAL NEGOTIATION

Recommended Text:
Managing Across Cultures 2nd edition Susan C. Schneider and Jean-Louis Barsoux - Prentice Hall


 
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