Discuss cultural biases and develop and apply a culture model at various levels; understand how culture impacts management practice.
- This course is offered as part of the IATA-University of Geneva Aviation Management Program. A related course is also scheduled at our IATA Training Centers.
- This course provides 3 days (24 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor / University of Geneva Professor.
- No prerequisites
- Recommended level is Advanced
- The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.
What you will learn
On completion of this course you will be able to::
- Develop awareness of one's own cultural biases
- Develop a model of culture that can be applied at several levels: national (primarily); corporate; industry/business; functional/professional
- Understand the impact of culture on management practice: organizational structure and process; strategy; human resources management
- Develop strategies for managing cultural differences as: international managers, multicultural teams, and global organizations
- Provide guidelines on managing cultural issues in mergers and acquisitions
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
Participants enrolled in the Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management will benefit from receiving an academic diploma from both University of Geneva and IATA.
This course has been customized into a three-day format for the IATA-University of Geneva Aviation Management program. It may be taken as a single certificate course, or as part of the
Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management, or Executive MBA with specialization in aviation management.
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