France, Pays de la Loire

Tourism Summer Schools in France

when 2 July 2016 - 16 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 2200

Go deep in France and learn tourism in the 1st tourist destination in the world! Walk along the Pays de la Loire (Angers – Guérande – La Rochelle - Le Croisic - Le Mans – Nantes - Saumur - Saint Nazaire) and check out the breathtaking scenery as well as the authentic local culture!
Summer Schools Angers TourismLab will bring you a meaningful and unforgettable experience in this summer 2016!
This program will take place from 2nd July to 16th July in the region of Pays de la Loire and provides students with an opportunity to experience French culture and to have a thorough understanding about heritage and gastronomy tourism. The two-week program will be divided into 4 modules, and students must choose two modules (one of them for one week respectively). Courses will be taught entirely in English.

2nd - 8th July :
Option 1: University of Le Mans
Insight of Diversified Heritage: Walk in the Pays de la Loire
Option 2: Chamber of Commerce in Angers
French Culinary Art and Gastronomy: More Than Wine and Bread

9th - 16th July
Option 1: University of Angers UFR-ESTHUA Tourism and Culture
Valuation of Heritage: From heritage site to tourist attraction
Option 2: ESSCA Graduate School of Management
Innovation and Creativity: Apply Your Ideas by Design Thinking

To download application form and/or the brochure, visit our website or get in touch.

Course leader

ESSCA Graduate School of Management : Mr. Benjamin MORISSE
University of Angers: Mrs. Dominique PEYRAT
Chamber of Commerce in Angers: Mr. Sylvain DOURNEAU
University of Le Mans: Mr. Vincent ADREU-BOUSSUT

Target group

Applicants must complete at least 3-year bachelor study (Bac+3 minimum, BBA or equivalent).
Related experience or diploma in tourism will be appreciated.
Fluent English is required.

Course aim

Summer School Angers TourismLab brings students from different backgrounds and cultures together in the region of Pays de la Loire during the summer 2016. This summer program features with its in-depth and hands-on courses under the guidance of knowledgeable professors and experienced experts.

Credits info

6 credits will be granted with a certification of attendence.

Fee info

EUR 2200: Program cost includes tuition fee, courses materials, field trip and firm visits, transportation for trips and visits, lunches from Monday to Friday and single room dormitory. (The cost of transportation from students’ original country to France is excluded.)