TEST:  Confident Communicator/ Cultural Experiences


Mervi Varhelahti



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Welcome to learn about cultures and share your experiences!

In today's globalised world, you sometimes have the possibilty to study or work abroad for a longer time. If you are exposed to a different culture for a long period of time, you may experience a culture shock. To read more about culture schock and culture curve you can visit wikipedia.

People generally find cultural differences interesting, and to succeed in other cultures you have to be aware of the values in that spesific culture and their effect on communication and the whole society. Visit Gert Hofsteede website to make a comparisons between cultures.

Spesific information about different cultures, stereotypes, culture schock you will find in the blogs linked in this blog. These blogs are written by TUAS students who have been abroad and experienced different cultures.
Enjoy the blogs with stories, videos, photos and ask for further information or comment on the blogposts!

Course description in soleops, 1002321 Cultural Experiences, 3.00 ects, 80 h

NOTE! If you want to use your blog as official "exchange student/staff-report" read the instructions. 


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