Cross-cultural psychology 805

Module code IPS 805
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content

Students will be knowledgeable about different theories of culture and understand the principles underlying cross-cultural psychological practices in South African organisations. They will be able to integrate this knowledge to solve problems related to cross-cultural issues. They will know the issues that are detrimental in a cross-cultural work context (i.e. stereotyping, ethnocentrism, bias). They will demonstrate social awareness of cross-cultural issues. They will apply basic cross-cultural counselling skills in a diverse context.

Module credits 12.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 16 contact hours
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Human Resource Management
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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