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Indigenous & Intercultural Awareness at Work XCUL 1201

Cultural Studies Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This course along with XCUL 1101 will give leaders background information which will help with recruitment, training, retaining, and supporting the local Indigenous community members. It will aide in reconciliation by giving employers the tools to indigenize their HR processes and it will promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in workplaces. Students will learn how to communicate and celebrate cultures and differences rather than perpetuate bias and stereotypes, and how to provide an inclusive working environment for not only Indigenous staff but those from various cultures.​




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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate cultural self-awareness as it relates to the participant’s work environment.
  • Employ cultural empathy and communicate effectively in intercultural work settings.
  • Facilitate a discussion on how to manage and approach a challenging intercultural work scenario.
  • Acquire intercultural tools and strategies to support the retention and development of their employees.
  • Develop an organizational plan in support of indigenization and diversity efforts.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2022


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