Beschreibung des Angebots
The Certificate of Advanced Studies in African Affairs and Intercultural Competence exists to equip professionals working in an African context with the knowledge, skills and resources that enable them to efficiently and sustainably communicate, collaborate and organise.
- Consolidate your professional experience in an African context
- Enhance your knowledge in the fields of African society, politics and economy
- Deepen your appreciation of the continent’s potential and challenges
- Further develop your intercultural communication and management skills
The study programme includes topics such as Africa’s historical foundations; social, natural and economic resources; international relations and global trade; development cooperation; statehood and governance; the role of religion, media, and art in African societies; compliance and accountability; negotiation and mediation; as well as theories and practice of intercultural communication and collaboration. As a participant, you will engage with local cases, continental phenomena, global processes and cross-cultural interaction. Within the framework of your individual CAS project you will apply the knowledge and skills you have developed to a practical challenge or a particular problem set in your professional environment.
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The programme is divided into subject areas and a CAS project. The teaching units comprise 14 course days in total. In addition, the participants carry out independent study and implement a project according to their individual interests and professional requirements. The total workload of the study programme is 300 hours.
The CAS in African Affairs and Intercultural Competence is designed for professionals in private enterprises, public agencies and NGOs who work in an African context or aim to do so. It is ideal for professionals who work in Africa or engage with African partners, staff or clients.
CHF 5'600.- if booked before 30 November
CHF 6'200.- if booked after 30 November
incl. course documentation, coffee and snacks; travel expenses, accommodation and meals are not included
- Certificate of Advanced Studies CAS
Certificate of Advanced Studies in African Affairs and Intercultural Competence, University of Basel
Ort / Adresse
- Basel (BS)
11 May 2017 - 20 April 2018
12 months (part-time).
The total workload of the study programme is 300 hours.
Auskünfte / Kontakt
Zentrum für Afrikastudien Basel
Tel. +41 61 267 34 82
Der Studiengang ist Teil der Advanced Studies, der berufsbegleitenden Weiterbildung der Universität Basel.