Oxbridge Academy Online Short Course: Social and Cross-Cultural Skills

This online course explains the concepts of social and cross-cultural skills and how they are applied in the workplace. It also touches on how individuals from different cultural backgrounds can work together successfully.
Studying this course might be a good option if:

  • You want to learn how to communicate effectively with people from different cultures
  • You work in an environment, or you plan to work in an environment, where it is likely that you will interact with people from various cultural backgrounds
  • You want to develop skills that will help you succeed in a multicultural working environment


Course code:


Accreditation status:

This is a non-accredited Short Learning Programme.

Course duration:

13 hours

Entry requirements:

No matric

Subjects covered:
  • Lesson 1: Social and cross-cultural skills

    • Identify appropriate social skills and physical appearance for the workplace
    • Describe elements of working successfully with individuals from different cultural backgrounds
Assessment and award:

Students will be required to complete an online exam. Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded an Oxbridge Academy Short Course Certificate: Social and Cross-Cultural Skills from Oxbridge Academy. Students who obtain a score of 70% or more for this course can also claim a Badge by registering with Acclaim. This online Badge can be used on a variety of platforms to showcase the student’s professional skills and learning achievements.

Additional information:

This is an online (e-learning) course. To complete this course, students require access to the internet.


R 3100.00

Registration Fee:

R 1000.00

Course Price (Excl. Reg Fee):

R 2100.00

Monthly Instalments:

R 700.00 X 3 months

Technical Requirements – Skills

Basic internet and computing skills are required to complete an online course. These include the following:

  • Using a browser
  • Downloading a free browser from the internet
  • Downloading a browser plug-in, such as a video player
  • Posting to a discussion forum/board
  • Downloading and saving a file to your computer
  • Uploading a file by browsing your computer to locate a file
  • Entering your responses in a web form, such as in the case of an online quiz
  • Sending emails to your tutor/instructor or peers
  • Additional skills may be required for certain courses.

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“I am extremely impressed with the way Oxbridge Academy presented this course. The ease that I was able to complete this online course in my own time and at my own pace was brilliant. The amount of information put into this short online course was excellent. I do not have sufficient time to attend courses etc. but I do like to do online courses to keep myself up to date and to remind myself of things to help me improve as a person and as a manager.
I did achieve this with this course and I will be registering for additional courses in the future with Oxbridge.”

Graeme Gallichan