Future of Work

Your career in a changing and intercultural work environment
24 Jun 2020 29 Jun 2020
Target Group
Students of all levels and fields
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

This course, comprised of online group workshops, self-study, self-organized group work and flexible on demand coaching sessions, aims to equip you with skills for your future work life.

  • Insights on how the work environment is due to change (“Future of Work”) based on technology and innovation and how it also affects healthcare policymaking
  • Skills to be adaptable and flexible for an ongoing change in the work place
  • Knowledge on navigating a more complex more intercultural work environment
  • Programme

    Brief overview - content:

    1st session: group meeting and self-study

    • Overview: history of work, from the industrial age to the future of work
    • Changes in the healthcare sector
    • Innovations: how are we working now and how to deal with robots as our colleagues
      • Your experience
      • Critical voices
      • Strategies

    2nd session: group meeting and self-study & group work

    • Dealing with changes in the workplace: fears & opportunities
    • Learning about a more complex and more intercultural work environment
      • Intercultural models, game
      • Intercultural working norms
      • Tips on how to navigate
    • How to change individual working styles to be more adaptable
      • Reflection
      • Exercise
      • Group discussion
    • Wrap-up hour
      • Learnings, tools, next steps for final self-study assignment

    Dates, Times & Learning hours:

    Please note that all times refer to Central European Time.

    Sum of all learning hours: 20

    • June 15-23 (2,5 hrs):
      • Preparation in self-study
    • June 24 (7,5 hrs):
      • 9.30 – 13.00: online live training,
      • 14.00 – 18.00: self-study & group work
    • June 25 (7,5 hrs):
      • 9.30 – 14.00: online live training
      • 3 hrs flexible self-study & group work (can be done anytime between June 25 & 28)
    • June 29 (2,5 hrs):
      • 9.30 – 10.00: online group good-bye
      • 2 hrs self-study (to be submitted until July 15)

    Language of workshop: English

    Certificate of attendance: Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

  • Registration

    Please register here by June 8, 2020. Please note that the application form is currently only available in German. A translation is provided on the website, which we kindly ask you to use. In case you experience any difficulties or have questions concerning the course, please contact Anna Schwark.