Here's How - Culture

Four photos depicting global images. How can you put Professor Hofstede's framework into practice?

The following 5D Cultural Dimensions Overview summarizes each of the dimensions and suggests some of the implications each has to the world of online learning.

On his Cultural Dimensions website, there is the opportunity to compare your own country to countries around the world. Try comparing several countries around the world to see the similarities and/or differences in each of the 5 Dimensions.

Using the Overview, complete the DragNDrop activity below to review the major concepts of this model.

 Hyperlink to DragNDrop Activity 


Discussion Question: What are your views on Hofstede's 5D Model. Do you think his work holds any relevance to your teaching experience?


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