HLEQ 515 Intercultural Communication for Healthcare

Spring, Fall

The course explores the meaning of culture and cultural humility and numerous ways in which culture contributes to understanding and practice of verbal and non-verbal interpersonal communication in various communicative contexts, approaches to conflict resolutions across cultures, societal influences on ethnocentrism and racism, cultural value orientations, stereotypes, relationship development, and cultural diversity in workplaces including in healthcare settings.