Cross Cultural Studies

Course number: DEGS2201 • Credit hours: 3 hrs


Distance Education Course: Avoid cultural irrelevance and ethnocentrism by applying contextual awareness to maximize personal effectiveness in Christian cross culture experiences.

Course Description: Understanding someone else’s culture means that first you need to understand your own culture and how you function in it. From there you can apply the principles to a global context, allowing for an in depth study of a chosen culture. With these skills it is possible to incorporate the skills necessary to provide Christ-like care and intervention in the lives of others who are not from your own culture.