Intercultural seminars for foundations

Intercultural seminars for foundations

For migrants or foreign students who live in Germany and want to study here.

You want to study or complete a work placement in Germany. You speak the language well, but do not understand certain linguistic nuances. Certain habits and attitudes are completely alien to you.

This seminar makes you aware of a different academic and work culture and hone your intercultural communications skills.

Content of the course on intercultural training

  • Academic culture in Germany
  • Cultural models according to Hofstede and Trompenaars
  • The basics of intercultural communication according to Schulz von Thun
  • Intercultural conflict management according to ATCC (confluent theory, transaction analysis, systematic approach etc.)


  • Participants learn about the higher education system in Germany
  • Participants become receptive to intercultural differences and appreciate them
  • Participants recognize intercultural conflicts and learn how to deal with them constructively
  • Participants improve their communications skills in an intercultural context

Methods: interactive exercises, role-playing (psychological drama), personal biographies and mediation techniques.

The seminars can be held in English, French and Russian.

Alterations to the seminar programme can be made by prior arrangement.

The fee for the trainer is Euro 800 + VAT per day.