At the end of this module, participants will be able to:
- Identify ways to establish clear lines of communication with global audiences.
- Recall reasons why our students need to be able to learn and communicate with anyone, anywhere, anytime.
- Identify theoretical components of Professor Hofstrede's 5D Model of Cultural Dimensions and why they are relevant to the online classroom.
Glossary of Key Terms
5D Model of Cultural Dimensions - A model by Professor Hofstrede which suggests there are five basic dimensions of culture that can help us understand how, on average, people from different nations view and solve basic problems.
Self-directed learner - A learner who is self-motivated and confident to navigate through course materials at his or her own pace.