(4 Ratings)

Intercultural communication in PBL in STEM

About Course

Introduction to the topic

What intercultural challenges do STEM students face in a Problem-Based Learning environment? Watch the introductory video and complete the activities. In this module, you will be provided with an accessible general introduction to Problem-Based Learning (PBL). You will learn about challenges of having diverse students work together. You will also learn what tools you can use to solve some of these challenges-

The authors of this module are Idongesit Williams and Morten Falch from Aalborg University, Denmark. Both are STEM teachers in multicultural classrooms at Aalborg University, where the mode of teaching is PBL. 

Show More

What Will You Learn?

  • You will gain knowledge about
  • - Intercultural communication challenges experiences in PBL groups
  • - intercultural communication in STEM-based courses.
  • You will be able to:
  • - identify when students in a STEM-Based PBL learning environment experience intercultural communication challenges.
  • - analyze an intercultural communication challenge.
  • 2.3 The competence to select tools the students can use to either diffuse the situation or solve the problem.
  • You will develop critical thinking skills, cultural sensitivity skills, global citizenship skills, and intercultural communication skills.

Student Ratings & Reviews

Total 4 Ratings
1 Rating
3 Ratings
0 Rating
0 Rating
0 Rating
12 months ago
Relevant information provided. Would like to see the correct answers of the test.
12 months ago
Questions and answers worked better than in the first course.
5 years ago
The course is extraordinary!!
It explains everything from A to Z regarding Nutrition and also there are some very valuable workout tips.
Great job!
5 years ago
Absolutely fantastic!! Thanks so, so much Felix for your concise, practically useful and well informed course.