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22.02.2019 09:00 - 17:00 o'clock

JSMC course: An Introduction to Intercultural Communication and Cultural Skills

Organizer: Charles Julien, Simplefive

Date: February 22, 2019

Theme of the workshop:

Presented by Simplefive, a language and consulting company based in Jena, this one-day workshop will give you an introduction into the world of intercultural communications and show you how to make it in Germany. A must for international doctoral students undertaking their studies in Germany and looking to enhance their future career prospects either here or abroad, this interactive and exciting workshop features lectures, discussions, activities, simulations, exercises and real-life case studies. Participants will be guided through the theory of intercultural communications and shown how an understanding of cultural differences is crucial for success in the workplace. In addition, the workshop focuses on Germany-specific elements, with the aim of making participants more comfortable with, and culturally aware of, their German surroundings.


  • Types of Communication in Theory and Practice
  • Cultures
  • Culture and the Workplace
  • Germany: A Cultural Focus
  • (Inter)Cultural Communications
  • The International Workplace

Location: JSMC building, seminar room 101, Neugasse 23

The number of participants will be limited to 10.

To register please send an email to office(at)jsmc.info

First come, first served!

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