Crash course: Intercultural Competence to Vocational Training

Topics addressed in this course:

  • Occupational criteria and career choices
  • German job market - structure, processes, culture
  • Job application portfolio
  • Job interview
  • Addressing miscommunication at a workplace - techniques and strategies

Duration: 30 teaching hours

 

Preparation for Re-qualification and Training - IKA Basic

Topics addressed in this course:

  • Career planning; in Germany
  • Understanding of criteria and standards for making the right career choice
  • German job market and competition
  • Job application portfolio; how to apply for a work or an apprentice position
  • Significance of time, planning and punctuality in German culture

Duration: 200 teaching hours

 

Intercultural Competence to Vocational Training - IKA Standard

Topics addressed in this course:

  • Understanding of German concept of time
  • Career planning; the distinction between work and private time
  • German job market and competition
  • Job application portfolio; how to apply for a work or an apprentice position
  • Distinction between work and private time

Duration: 200 teaching hours

 

IKA Tutor

Skills acquired in this course:

  • Basics in Mathematics
  • Basics in Physics
  • Basics in Chemistry
  • Basics in Biology
  • Text comprehension

Duration: 120 teaching hours

 

Cultural Transitions

Topics addressed in this course:

  • Gender equality
  • Secularism of western societies: separation of Church and State
  • Respecting the rights of minorities
  • Cultural values and the freedom of choice
  • Individualism and initiative vs. collectivism

Duration: 140 teaching hours

 

Intercultural Competence for Professionals - IKB Professional

Topics addressed by this course: TBA