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Syllabus for

Academic year
MMS035 - Intercultural communication and leadership
Interkulturell kommunikation och ledarskap
 
Syllabus adopted 2019-02-19 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: TISJL
3,0 Credits
Grading: UG - Pass, Fail
Education cycle: First-cycle
Major subject: Shipping and Marine Technology
Department: 30 - MECHANICS AND MARITIME SCIENCES


Teaching language: Swedish
Application code: 76134
Open for exchange students: No
Only students with the course round in the programme plan

Module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0118 Written and oral assignments 3,0c Grading: UG   3,0c    

In programs

TISJL MARINE ENGINEERING, Year 2 (compulsory)

Examiner:

Monica Lund

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Eligibility

General entry requirements for bachelor's level (first cycle)
Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling the requirements above.

Specific entry requirements

The same as for the programme that owns the course.
Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling the requirements above.

Course specific prerequisites

MÅSTE ÖVERSÄTTAS

Aim

MÅSTE ÖVERSÄTTAS

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)

- Explain intercultural dynamics
- Explain leadership basics
- Describe basic group dynamics
- Explain the basics of management positions
- Explain the basics of being in co-worker positions
- Identify key factors for collective action
- Describe different types of conflict
- Describe professional ethics factors

Content

- Leadership theory
- Group theory
- Conflict theory
- Intercultural dynamics / World values survey
- Role play
- Professional ethics
- Assess information and present it in a relevant way
- Conduct presentations in front of groups

Organisation

The course is an introductory course in intercultural communication and professional collaboration. The course will consist of different activities; lectures, exercises, and role play.

Parts of the course will be group work.

The course is Step 2 in the learning sequence on command and cooperation.

Literature

Chefen och medarbetaren ISBN 978-91-87391-46-0 (Ackerman)
Scientific text
Course webpage material

Examination including compulsory elements

Participation in collective activities
Written assignment


STCW

A-III/1 Maintain a safe engineering watch: Engine-room resource management (also in course SJO757, SJO757, SJO757)
A-III/2 Use leadership and managerial skills (also in course SJO757, SJO757, SJO757)
A-III/6 Application of leadership and teamworking skills (also in course SJO757, SJO757, SJO757)


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