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Pagoda Projects

FREE TO ALL CARDIFF MET STUDENTS AND STAFF

Online Cultural Fluency Skills course

This course is designed to provide an understanding of the importance of adaptability when dealing with intercultural communication in both the workplace and wider society. There is a focus on the foundations of intercultural understanding and developing cultural fluency, as well as various case studies focusing on Greater China, Mexico and Vietnam.

 By the end of this course, you will have achieved the following:

  • Have created a written article examining the culture of a specific country
  • Have self-assessed your abilities of intercultural communication and identified areas of improvement
  • Understood how to adapt this knowledge into the working world through business-scenario case studies

The registration deadline is the 30th April 2021 but you will have until the end of August 2021 to complete the course and be issued a course certificate.

Don't miss out.  

Register here - https://pagodaprojects.com/course-free-registration-feb-2021

Staff registration:- Input - N/A for student number and your job title for the course name.

 

Global Opportunities is exited to announce the call for the following virtual opportunities is now open!

 

​Pagoda Projects Remote Internship Programme​Remote Programme
​Collaborate to InnovateCollaborate
​Summer Skills programmeSummer Skills

​Algebra International School

Algebra

​UE Summer Certificate​UE, Berlin
​Swiss International Business Summer SchoolBSwiss

 

Competition.....

 
Are you interested in learning another language?  Whether it's in preparation for an upcoming trip, to boost your CV, or just for fun, learning even a little bit of a new language comes with so many benefits and can open new doors for you.
 
Global Opportunities is excited to offer you the chance to win a 6-month subscription to Babbel, an online language-learning tool. To be in with a chance of winning, you can email us at globalopportunities@cardiffmet.ac.uk, with a short paragraph of 100-200 words on what language you would learn and why.
 
Deadline date: 25th June 2021
 
 

Language Buddy System

The University of San Jorge, one of our partner universities in Spain, is offering current Cardiff Met students, along with students from a wide variety of other universities, to be a part of a language exchange programme.

The concept? Simple: you get matched up with a student who speaks the language you want to improve, and you speak in that language for half of the session, then English for the other half. The idea is to get native speakers to help each other improve and exchange ideas. This is entirely online and free.

For more information, visit https://www.usj.es/en/be-international/incoming/language-exchange.