Intercultural Pedagogy

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Rhode Island School of Design recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. Our 2012-17 Strategic Plan highlights creating an inclusive, diverse learning culture throughout RISD as a primary goal. On this page you will find some resources to consult as you develop a pedagogy that supports intercultural competence.

Who to contact:
Tracie Costantino, Associate Provost & Dean of Faculty
tcostant@risd.edu
401-709-8586

Resources for download

Funding is available for projects related to intercultural pedagogy through the Mapping Identities Initiative and the Global Engagement and Curricular Development Fund.

Additional suggested reading:

  • Available through Fleet Library: ASHE Higher Education Report (2012) Special Issue: Engaging Diversity in Undergraduate Classrooms: A Pedagogy for Developing Intercultural Competence. Volume 38, Issue 2.

RISD’s Office of Intercultural Student Engagement has additional resources to consult.