Lecture: Cross-Cultural ManagementCross-Cultural Management is an interdisciplinary field of study, which aims to improve communication, management and interaction of people from different cultures. Through the increased globalization of the economy, cross-border ventures, global relocations and the increased use of e-commerce, many businesses are finding that managing cultural differences can be a key factor in obtaining their objectives.
Course Objectives1. Gaining knowledge on the cultural, institutional and organizational environments that influence management across borders.
2. Comparing and contrasting management styles in different country contexts.
3. Applying theory to practical international management challenges through contemporary case studies.
4. Developing multicultural competencies and global management skills.
Schedule InformationClass hours: Monday 10:00-12:00, 14:00-16:00
Classroom: ZHG 001, ZHG 004
First class: 20.05.2019
15.07.2019 Final Exam, 14:00-16:00, ZHG 009
General InformationCourse Type: lecture, master level
Examination: written examination (90 minutes), July 15th, 2019, 6 C
Examination Requirements: Proof of knowledge of the various characteristics, methods and problems in crosscultural
Workload: Attendance: 28 hours, Self-study: 152 hours
Entrance requirements: none
Recommended Prerequisites: none
Lecturers: Prof. Dr. Jaime Bonache
Max. number of students: none
Recommended Semester: 1-3