Intercultural Research/Tourism

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

  Objectives [caption id="attachment_922" align="alignright" width="150"] photo: Maria[/caption] Understand other cultures Develop intercultural competence Promote critical cultural awareness Support reflection on stereotypes Tasks Analyse a country's/destination's self image and the implicit view of tourists as expressed through brochures and websites. Create/rewrite texts addressed to different target groups Procedure Explore websites to analyze advertising techniques, the language used, proverbs and metaphors Compare views ...

Culture

Sunday, February 14th, 2010

  The Culture Triangle Model The culture triangle is a model showing that three categories determine how people behave and how they interact: communication, organization and leadership. Communication is centred on language, nonverbal communication and other behaviour that gives messages about our expectations and beliefs. The other two categories relate to values. The first is ...