This course looks at the importance of international communication in today's business environment. All organizations to some degree operate in a global environment. Topics included in the course are cultural self-awareness and its importance to the business environment, differences in oral and nonverbal communication in various cultures, preparing for business assignments overseas, analysis of communication differences in international meetings, negotiations, and work and social relationships are discussed. The course identifies the cultural, economic, and political implications that affect international communications.
Prerequisite(s): ENG 121