Express Mobility for Tourism Students
Project type: Nordplus Higher Education
Period: 01.09.2012. – 01.09.2013.
Total budget: 9000 EUR
Aim: The aim of the project is to provide a possibility for tourism management students and tourism guide students to gain additional experience in international study environment, learn about tourism product of another country and supplement their theoretic and practical knowledge of tourism organization and management.
To include and integrate express mobility into the existing courses of the sending institutions, thus adding international and practical dimension of the study content, to realize this through close cooperation of the teaching staff from all partnerinstitutions - including mobility visits;
To realize express mobility visits of student groups from Latvia to Estonia and Finland; from Estonia to Finland;
To evaluate student reports and the benefits of the international perspectives of a study course.
Lead partner: Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences
University of Eastern Finland, Finland,
Kurressare College of Tallinn University Technology, Estonia
Study directions: Tourism
Further information: NA
Project manager in ViA: Līga Tuča
Tel.: +371 64250853
Other involved staff: Andris Klepers, Agita Līviņa