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ZAK | Centre for Cultural and General Studies

Rüppurrer Straße 1a, Haus B

D-76137 Karlsruhe

Tel.: +49 721 608-44384
Fax: +49 721 608-44811
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The ZAK’s research addresses topics within the fields of globalisation, identity, cultural and technological change, intercultural communication, and the mediation of interdisciplinary competencies and their relevance in an international competition. Thus, the ZAK contributes to the scientific reflection and shaping of social and cultural practice and applied teaching.

Main areas of research:

  • Interdisciplinary teaching and integrative studies

  • Key qualifications at technical universities

  • Internationalisation and globalisation

  • Teamwork and leadership competencies in intercultural projects

  • Urban integration of immigrant groups on a European scale