Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät


Intercultural Management (GBM)

Title: Intercultural Management (GBM)
Lecturer: Abdellatif Filali
Date: see below!
Room: see below!
Contact: Dr. Christina Manthei-Geh M.Sc. & Master Economie et Gestion des Entreprises


The course aims at providing students with an analytical understanding of the underlying cultural assumptions which give rise to different beliefs and values about the practice of management.


By the end of the course, students should demonstrate an ability to:

  • Understand the various theoretical perspectives and practical approaches to dealing with culture, cultural difference, and cultural change within the framework of international business,

  • Understand management practices in different cultural environments,

  • Develop personal approaches to manage cultural challenges in an international business context, and

  • Reach a decent level of understanding of culture and its uses to build more effective business relationships.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, April 25th, 08.15 am - 11.30 am, FW 1101/1102
Thursday, April 27th, 08.15 am - 11.30 am, FW 1101/1102
Saturday, April 29th, 09.00 am - 12.15 pm, FW 1101/1102
Tuesday, May 2nd, 03.45 pm - 05.15 pm, FW 1101/1102
Tuesday, May 2nd, 05.15 pm - 07.00 pm, Lecture Hall HW 1003
Friday, May 5th, 10.00 am - 01.15 pm, FW 1101/1102
Saturday, May 6th, 09.00 am - 12.15 pm, Lecture Hall Jura 2001

The number of participants is limited. An application via Digicampus is required from April 3rd, 12 am (noon) till April 19th, 12 am (noon).


will be announced in class.

More information:

Recommended semester: 2nd or 4th semester
Field of study: Bachelor GBM
Type of course: lecture
ECTS credits: 5 credits
Semester: SS 2017