Intercultural competence, its interpretation, assessment and application. Lan Anh NGUYEN LUU [email protected] Center for Intercultural Psychology and Education Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest ELTE. What is intercultural competence.
Intercultural competence, its interpretation, assessment and application
Lan Anh NGUYEN LUU
Center for InterculturalPsychology and Education Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
extroversion, socialisation in universal values, special intuitive and telepathic abilities.
Delphi method by Deardorff (2006) with among others
- cognitive (knowledge-based)
- motivational (self-efficacy)
- behavioral (repertoire of appropriate responses)
Matsumoto: Intercultural Adjustment Potential Scale (ICAPS)
(Via analysis on intercultural encounters, which due to „differences in language, nonverbal behaviors, values, norms, attitudes, rules, systems, and all the other manifestations of culture” are full of conflict, frustration, and struggle.
Is it within the individual?
Further scales, e.g.
Individual and developmental focus
Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity - Bennett
Conceptualization of intercultural sensitivity (ability to discriminate, construe, and experience relevant cultural differences) and competence (the ability to think and act in interculturally appropriate ways)
Different models on intercultural competence: interaction focus
Intercultural communication is based on a paradox: the other is at the same time different and similar to the self
Based on identity negotiation (Ting-Toomey, Gudykunst):
Different models on intercultural competence: Intercultural communication and competence in a broader context Culture learning approach (Masgoret, Ward)