Study Trip (E)
level of course unit
first cycle, Bachelor
Learning outcomes of course unit
During a study trip the students of the part-time program will gain intercultural experiences.
prerequisites and co-requisites
The Study Trip allows part-time students the opportunity to acquire intercultural skills. Under the guidance of the coordinator, the students explore potential destinations, research relevant information on the country and organize a program. This week in an international environment includes visits to companies, classes in partner universities and social skills presentations and events, allowing students to build on their understanding of key cultural aspects of the country. The international and character-building aspect of the trip is enhanced by discussions with subject experts and management as well as visits to foreign trade centers, trade associations and social organizations.
recommended or required reading
Thomas, A. (Hrsg.): Handbuch Interkulturelle Kommunikation und Kooperation. Bd. 1: Grundlagen und Praxisfelder. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2003.
Thomas, A. (Hrsg.) (2003): Handbuch Interkulturelle Kommunikation und Kooperation. Bd. 2: Grundlagen und Praxisfelder. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2003.
Jones, E.: Cultures Merging. Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2006
assessment methods and criteria
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
planned learning activities and teaching methods
integrated course, case studies, discussion, group work
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Asc. Prof. (FH) Mag. Monika Kohlhofer, Angela Scalet, BA
year of study
second year of studies
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