Learn to recognize the effect of different cultural approaches on international development work and develop ethical strategies for increasing understanding and respectful collaboration. Examine how our communication style, what we value and how we define development are all affected by our culture. Appreciate the challenges of nurturing equal partnerships in view of our histories of privilege and oppression.
This course is a required course for the UBC Certificate in International Development.
The format of this course is 100% online. One week prior to the start of the course, an email will be sent to all registered students containing instructions on how to access the online Learning Management System.