Building Intercultural Competences
Fees and Registration
This course is funded by ERASMUS+ Programme. The amount of funding depends on the rules of the Member State from where the applicant applies. The funding will cover course fees and training material.
This course is ideal for all those educators (primary & secondary teachers, university staff (academic & admin), adult educators, trainers & coaches) who want to understand the most important theories and approaches to intercultural communication and become familiar with a range of different intercultural competence models. The importance of fostering intercultural competence is highlighted in modern education theory and practice.
The seminar is spread over 7 days, from Sunday till Sunday. Every day would consist of a morning session and an afternoon session with one coffee break. The program will include also excursion and business visits.
Programme Package Fees Includes
Course Fee Registration Fees Tuition /Training; Mobility Pass Certificate End of Course Certificate.
Day 1 – Arrival
Participants will be transferred from the airport to the accommodation in Sliema city centre
Presentation of the LEXEMA International Agency programs, main activities and staff
Day 2 – Focus on
What is a conflict? Prejudices and stereotype. Elements related in an intercultural conflict
The linguistic history of Malta
Short trip walking different International Language schools
Day 3 – Let’s proceed!
Lesson about techniques for conflict resolution
Workshop: How can we respond to the intercultural conflicts? Our reality
Visit Marsa Open Centre: Management challenges in a multicultural setting: the case of the Marsa open centre. The Marsa Open Centre houses around 500 male residents from 19 different countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Day 4 – Everything has a solution
Intercultural mediation. Resources to resolve conflicts.
· Speaking with the professionals: Their experiences and advices
Visit to ILIC (Istituto Italiano di Cultura)
Day 5 – Reality at school
Workshop: Know me before you judge me
Volunteer opportunities in Malta
Integra Seminar: Integra (founded 2004) is a non-profit organisation based in Malta, operating independently of any political, economic or religious affiliation at a global level.
Day 6 – Intercultural resolutions
Roundtable: How shall we progress from now on?
Visit to primary school in St Paul’s Bay: the most multicultural school on the island, with 30 different nationalities
Day 7- Departure day
Delivery of the Certificates of Participation
Departures of participants