Romania, Iasi

Tourism at the Eastern Border of the EU: Interdisciplinary Training for Tour Guides

online course
when 5 July 2020 - 18 July 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 100

NOTE: This is an online course.

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iași offers this 2-week module to those who share a passion for tourism sector and for tour guiding. Our interdisciplinary school approaches the tourism system and then offers methods to perform tour guiding. Thus, you will be taught how to deliver persuasive speeches, how to prepare your spiel, how to improvise and instill enthusiasm, how to mingle with the locals. During the first week, you will learn the essentials of Tourism, whereas during the second, you will emphasize your practical skills.

Course leader

Lecturer dr. Mihai Bulai

Target group

This module is designed for university students, graduates aiming at building a career in the tourism research and/or tourism industry, as well as professionals who want to improve their skills.

Course aim

Focus on the fundamentals of tourism-related sciences from an interdisciplinary point of view, acquiry and practice of tour guiding techniques, development of all-round pleasant personality and discovery of the local vibe of the city of Iasi and its surroundings.

Credits info

6 EC
6 ECTS (European Credit Transfer Systems) upon successful completion Personalised certificate of attendance

Fee info

EUR 100: Revised participation fee; reduced from 300 EUR to 100 EUR