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

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.