Cross-Cultural Training

The Institute delivers cross-cultural training courses for companies and organisations working in the Australia/China scope. All cross-cultural courses are tailored to suit the participants' needs.

 

In-house cultural training courses

Topics include: Basic Chinese phrases, building cross-cultural awareness, communicating with Chinese clients, negotiating with Chinese clients, and managing an Australian-Chinese team.

 

Participants who complete this course will:

  • gain a deeper understanding of Chinese culture;
  • be equipped with skills for polite social interaction with Chinese people;
  • have awareness of issues in Sino-Australian cross-cultural communication;
  • understand modern Chinese business etiquette;
  • be able to navigate around China’s cities more independently; and
  • utilise Chinese popular apps, like Wechat, Alipay etc. to maximize efficiency in China.

 

For further information, please contact Ms Clarissa Belanti at clarissa.belanti@unimelb.edu.au or call 03 90358203.

 

Inbound delegation training 

The Institute conducts training workshops on Australian Culture for in-bound delegations from China in Mandarin and English. 

 

Participants who complete this training will:

  • gain a deeper understanding of Australian culture;
  • understand the Australian workplace style and structure;
  • learn about the Australian communication style to politely interact with Australian people;
  • have awareness of cultural differences and business etiquette; and
  • be able to navigate around Australia more independently.

 

For further information, please contact Ms Clarissa Belanti at clarissa.belanti@unimelb.edu.au or call 03 90358203.