Students Perceptions and Experiences of Intercultural Communication in Library and Information Science Education Programmes

  • Sirje Virkus Tallinn University, Institute of Information Studies, Estonia
  • Anne Uukkivi Tallinn University, Institute of Information Studies, Estonia

Abstract

This paper discusses the research project that explored intercultural communication in library and information science education, more specifically in online learning environment. This research focuses on answering the following central question: What is the nature of successful intercultural communication and what are the factors and conditions which support this? Findings of this research project were used to develop a framework which identified a series of factors that needs to be considered in the process of facilitating intercultural communication in library and information science education.

Published
2017-06-06
How to Cite
VIRKUS, Sirje; UUKKIVI, Anne. Students Perceptions and Experiences of Intercultural Communication in Library and Information Science Education Programmes. Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 1, p. 21-31, june 2017. ISSN 2241-1925. Available at: <http://qqml-journal.net/index.php/qqml/article/view/222>. Date accessed: 13 aug. 2020.