Course syllabus IPS - Cross-cultural Psychology (FRDIS - WS 2019/2020)


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Course code:
IPS
Course title in Czech: Cross-cultural Psychology
Course title in English:
Cross-cultural Psychology
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (6 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 14/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course: bachelor
Course type: required
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Department of Social Studies (FRDIS)
Faculty:
Teachers:
Ing. Mgr. Jiří Čeněk, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
doc. PhDr. Mgr. Josef Smolík, Ph.D., MBA, LLM (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites:
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-tillRoomTeacher
Entry
FrequencyCapacity
Thursday
8.00-9.50
Z2 (ČP II.)
not set
Lecture
Every week
30
Thursday
10.00-10.50
Z2 (ČP II.)
not set
Seminar
Every week
30
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The objective of the course is to introduce fundamental aspects of intercultural setting, to obtain basic knowledge on intercultural contexts and to understand relationships of globally connected world with specific national and cultural characteristics.
 
Course content:
1.
Definition of cross-culture psychology (allowance 2/1)
2.Basic concepts of cross-cultural psychology (culture, acculturation etc.) (allowance 2/1)
3.
Language and communication (allowance 2/1)
4.
Dimensions of national cultures (individualism vs. collectivism atc.) (allowance 2/1)
5.Attitudes and prejudices (allowance 2/1)
6.Conflicts of cultures, international negotiations (allowance 2/1)
7.
Differences of the national cultures (allowance 2/1)
8.
Psychology of the Czech nation (allowance 2/1)
9.
National and ethnic minorities in the Czech Republic (allowance 2/1)
10.Cross-cultural differences in behavior of minorities (allowance 2/1)
11.
Foreign research and cross-cultural skills (allowance 2/1)
12.
Methodology of cross-cultural psychology (allowance 2/1)
13.
Methodology of cross-cultural psychology II (allowance 2/1)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
lecture
28 h
14 h
practice
14 h
0 h
public presentation (oral)
5 h
0 h
preparation for exam54 h
84 h
preparation for regular assessment
20 h0 h
preparation of presentation
20 h
0 h
elaboration of reports
0 h
30 h
elaboration and execution of projects
15 h
0 h
writing of seminar paper
12 h
40 h
Total168 h168 h
 
Assessment methods:
The subject will be terminated by a written examination (60%), subject to completion of the minimum participation in lectures (75%) and exercises (75%).
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
Total0 %0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
HOFSTEDE, G. -- HOFSTEDE, G J. Kultury a organizace: software lidské mysli : spolupráce mezi kulturami a její důležitost pro přežití. Praha: Linde, 2007. 335 p. ISBN 978-80-86131-70-2.
KOLMAN, L. Komunikace mezi kulturami: psychologie interkulturních rozdílů. 1st ed. Praha: Credit, 2001. 188 p. ISBN 80-213-0735-8.
Interkulturní psychologie: [sociopsychologické zkoumání kultur, etnik, ras a národů]. 1st ed. Praha: Portál, 2004. 199 p. ISBN 80-7178-885-6.
HOFSTEDE, G. Culture's consequences: comparing values, behaviors, institutions, and organizations across nations. 2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications, 596 p. ISBN 0-8039-7323-3.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Track PO Business, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 05/22/2019.

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