THE INTERCULTURAL ASSESSMENT BY BILINGUAL SOLUTIONS, in short
What is measured?
Part I: Intercultural Sensitivity Inventory
Part II: Personal Report of Communication Apprehension
In addition, the ICABS© measures the extent of Communication Apprehension in the four most important areas of intercultural business communication on a five-point Likert-type scale:
- Group Discussions
- Interpersonal Communication
- Presentation Skills & Public Speaking
Part III: Culture Shock Profile
On assignments, the Culture Shock Profile is added as an inventory on a four-point Likert-type scale, to monitor the course of a culture shock and measure the success of the training.