This paper reports on how a lecturer in business collaborated within a multidisciplinary study which focused on developing an “intercultural dimension” in teaching and learning in the disciplines in higher education. The case illustrates how, if the intercultural dimension of internationalisation is to be realised in teaching and learning, experts with specific disciplinary knowledge and those with intercultural expertise need to collaborate from the outset to develop a point for point understanding of the implications of internationalisation for the specific discipline. Moreover, it is argued, internationalisation of the discipline is not only an outcome of this process, but the process itself involves transformations which exemplify the development of intercultural awareness.
Barker, S. and Crichton, J. (2008), "Assessing and evaluating intercultural teaching and learning: an information management case study", Journal of International Education in Business, Vol. 1 No. 1, pp. 29-42. https://doi.org/10.1108/18363261080001588Download as .RIS
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