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Improve Your Intercultural Competence

Good intercultural communication and an understanding of cultural differences are now critical for professionals, especially those part of global networks. In this course not only will you develop the skills and acquire the knowledge needed to meet the global challenges today’s world presents, you will also learn to succeed in a diverse workplace and appreciate the value of cultural differences.

Health in Humanitarian Crises

Humanitarian crises due to armed conflict, natural disasters, disease outbreaks and other hazards are a major and growing contributor to ill-health and vulnerability worldwide, and their continuing effects on health and health systems can undermine decades of social development. This resource answers the following questions:

What are the key health needs in humanitarian crises?
How can we develop responses to health needs in humanitarian settings with maximum impact?
How will we respond to health needs in the future?

Volunteering with Refugees

This course is designed to give volunteers an understanding of the backgrounds, current situations and needs of refugees from a wide range of contexts. The course provides strategies and techniques for supporting the diverse needs of refugees and has a specific focus on language support, which may be provided in formal or informal settings (e.g. classrooms or informal support groups). The course has been developed by a group of experts from Crisis Classroom and Cambridge English.

Introduction to Enhancing Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

This course provides an introduction to approaches and methods used to evaluate and enhance your teaching, and your students’ learning. The key question we answer is “How do you know you are doing a good job?”. In this course we will help you to improve your practice and the student learning experience to make learning and teaching in higher education more effective.

Dyad Resources: Recommendation Letters

Want to learn more about recommendation letters? Watch this brief video, and visit Dyad's library of free articles for more insight on the admissions and scholarship application process: http://www.dyad.com/en/articles.

Dyad Resources: Writing a Personal Statement

Want to learn more about writing a personal statement? Need some help getting started? Watch this brief video, and visit Dyad's library of free articles for more insight on the admissions and scholarship application process: http://www.dyad.com/en/articles.

Dyad Resources: Writing a Resume

Want to learn more about creating a resume and CV? Need some help getting started? Watch this brief video, and visit Dyad's library of free articles for more insight on the admissions and scholarship application process: http://www.dyad.com/en/articles.

Refugee Studies Centre

Ensuring Quality Education for Young Syrian Refugees is a mapping exercise on quality education for young refugees from Syria (12-25 years). This report determines their needs and maps some of the services provided by various organizations since the beginning of the crisis in 2011, outlining gaps and challenges aw well as progress and successful initiatives.