Developing intercultural communicative competence for the year abroad experience

Fabienne Vailes, Sandra Y López-Rocha

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book


Intercultural Communication Training (ICT) is crucial in the preparation of students who will study or work abroad as part of their degree programme. The promotion of key competencies will allow students to become aware of different perspectives, develop a more accurate understanding and appreciation of other cultures, and
participate more integrally in the host culture.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInnovative language teaching and learning at university: enhancing employability
EditorsCarmen Álvarez-Mayo, Angela Gallagher-Brett, Franck Michel
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic) 978-1-908416-50-6, 978-1-908416-51-3
Publication statusPublished - 2017


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