Session 05.02

Spotlight on: Intercultural competence

  • Thursday 15 Sept
    09:30-10:30
  • Azul 2, Level 0, Fira
  • Related Expert Communities Language and Culture

Intercultural competence development – providing students with the skills needed for employability and to address complex global issues – has been touted as a key objective of international education for some time. But what is the most current thinking on how we can foster this essential skill set and related sensitivities? This Spotlight session will provide an expansive discussion of innovative curricular design, educational interventions, interdisciplinarity and pandemic-era lessons.

Topic

  • Learning, teaching & curriculum

Speakers

  • Arum Perwitasari, 
    ETS Global, Netherlands
  • Nannette Ripmeester, 
    Expertise in Labour Mobility / i-graduate |