Bringing The World To You

CultureQuest™ Insight enables educators, students, and global enthusiasts to experience world cultures, values, and customs. Each program provides users with in-depth knowledge on a specific country, explaining in detail the local culture, values, beliefs, and customs. CQ Insight provides educators and students with a valuable and unique resource to supplement a wide variety of courses in social studies and humanities.

Now students, educators, and global enthusiasts can literally experience and explore cultures around the world. Students can watch, hear, and read about daily life, cultural values, beliefs, protocol, local culture, and social customs. Cost and time-efficient, theCultureQuest series combines user-friendly technology with superior, unique, and culture-specific content.


Subscription access by the country, by the month or for the year. You choose.

The hallmark of our innovative learning solutions is the presentation of highly interactive programs that fully involve the users. Our unique strength focuses on partnering our extensive global and cultural expertise with leading-edge, engaging, and user-friendly learning tools.

Our learning programs are results-oriented, dynamic and easily accessible.

  • Proprietary-created by teams of seasoned country specialists living and working around the world
  • Up-to-date and relevant-premium quality, accurate, and engaging
  • Unbiased and Globally Centric-our unique approach to content development ensures a balanced, accurate, and reliable approach to country and culture information



TOPICS COVERED

More than Fifty Essential Topics Per Country

Each of our engaging, country specific CultureQuest Insight programs provides you with in-depth knowledge on culture and country related topics. Our unique, interactive format enables you to see, hear, and experience each country first hand though extensive, vivid, in-country videos, engaging narration, and original role-plays supplemented by at least 150 pages of text.

Each country program covers more than fifty topics that include :

  • Country - Geography, Historical highlights, economy, government, attitudes towards foreigners
  • Local culture - Values and customs, religions, demographics, education
  • Protocol - The do’s and don’ts of social behavior
  • Travel tips - Getting around, currency, emergency needs, safety



COUNTRIES & REGION AVAILABLE 


BRAZIL
CHINA 
FRANCE
GERMANY 
HONG KONG
INDIA
ITALY 
JAPAN
MEXICO
SINGAPORE 
SOUTH AFRICA
SWITZERLAND
UK 
USA
LATIN AMERICA


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FEATURES : LEARNING & INTERACTIVE BENEFITS


Learning & Interactive Benefits


By experiencing cultures and countries firsthand through interactive features, you will retain more information and gain a real understanding of the local culture. Through vivid visuals, narration, and interactivity, you can see and hear local sights and sounds.

  • See local cities, sights and people through up-to-date footage.
  • Experience thirty minutes of video and narration consisting of short, topic-specific vignettes averaging three minutes.
  • Hear engaging narration that explains how and why people in the culture think and act.
  • Read and reference - More than 100 pages of detailed, up-to-date text pages
    • Access extensive reference materials including religions of the world, protocols, travel tips.
  • Get involved
    • Observe interactions.
    • Navigate through text, using links, to explore topics in greater depth.
    • Self-tests to assess retention.
    • Create customized notes for easy reference while in-country.
    • Navigate easily through the user-friendly program to find the information you need.


Users can experience countries firsthand through our programs’ interactive features -- increasing retention rates and enabling them to get an in-depth understanding of the local culture.


AGI CONTENT EXPERTISE


Our Team of Seasoned, Highly-Qualified Country, Culture EXPERTS are more than just generalists!

At our core competence, we are country, culture, and global business experts. We are a recognized leader in the field of cross-cultural learning and knowledge. Our content development teams are seasoned global experts, who are as diverse as our rich content. As a group, they are diverse in terms of race, gender, age, ethnicity, religion, geographic location, and experience. As experienced academics, businesspeople, and global experts, our experts are highly trained; possess a Masters or PhD in business or the social sciences and humanities; and, have experience working and living around the world. We draw upon country and subject matter experts from around the globe.

We use an exhaustive process of checks and balances to ensure accuracy, quality, and integrity. Our teams create engaging, unbiased, and accurate material that brings each country and culture to life. Our team of experienced photographers and film editors create moving visuals that tell the complete story of a country and its people and immerse users in the local sights and sounds.


DELIVERY FORMATS & OPTIONS

  • Accessible anytime, anywhere
  • Internet, Intranet and Extranet
  • CD-ROM

CULTUREQUEST INSIGHT