Build essential skills that can help organizations and communities benefit from the many opportunities that diversity presents. Learn how culture affects communication and how you can embrace differences with more ease and confidence. Find out how power imbalances can impact interactions and discover practical tools to reduce misunderstandings and strengthen inclusivity.
This course is a required course for the UBC Certificate in International Development instead of the Culture Communication and Development course (MD499). This course can also be applied to the UBC Certificate in Intercultural Studies and UBC Award of Achievement in Diversity and Inclusion.
Note: When registering for this course as a CPHR BC & YK (Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia and Yukon) member, you are authorizing UBC Extended Learning to verify your membership with CPHR BC & YK.
The format of this course is 100% online (total 40 hours). 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.