ORGB 380 Cross Cultural Management (3 credits)

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Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)


Organizational Behaviour : Addresses dilemmas and opportunities that managers experience in international, multicultural environments. Development of conceptual knowledge and behavioural skills (e.g. bridging skills, communication, tolerance of ambiguity, cognitive complexity) relevant to the interaction of different cultures in business and organizational settings, using several methods including research, case studies and experiential learning.

Terms: Fall 2011, Winter 2012, Summer 2012

Instructors: Chantal Westgate (Fall) Chantal Westgate (Winter) Alfred M Jaeger (Summer)

  • Restriction: Open only to U2 and U3 students
  • This optional course is part of the Brazil Study Abroad Program which has a fee of $2890 that includes a 12 day trip to Brazil for company visits and classes. A portion of the fee is eligible for a tax receipt on the T2202A, and includes accommodation in Brazil, breakfasts, local course related transportation, as well as instructor costs.