11 Nov 2016

New Horizons – game enhancing cultural competence

The diversophy® New Horizons game and support materials are now downloadable at JAMK web pages for free.

New Horizons game is a product of ongoing collaboration between IB-students and teachers at JAMK University of Applied Sciences and our partner George Simons International, the originator of the diversophy® series of cultural training games.
diversophy® New Horizons emerged from, JAMK United for Refugees a student project formed in 2015 as a response to the refugee crisis in Finland. The game is intended to serve as a training activity that can stand alone or be an integral part of a larger training program on diversity, global management, and intercultural communication.
New Horizons will be developed further:  “ In 2017, the diversophy® New Horizons card game will be broadened to include themes such as youth culture, employability, entrepreneurship and sports”, says lecturer Steven Crawford. Read more