Cours universitaire de troisième cycle en Gestion de destinations de montagne de l’Université d’Andorre

Date

30 Juin 2018

Sant Julià de Lòria
Andorre

Postgraduate Diploma in Mountain Destination Management

The Postgraduate Diploma in Mountain Destination Management, offered by the University of Andorra, in collaboration with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), its UNWTO.Themis Foundation and Pallarsactiu, has been created to ensure excellence for professionals aiming to occupy positions in organizations and tourism companies geared towards improving the competitiveness and sustainability of mountain tourism destinations.  

Postgraduate Diploma Quick Facts

 

 

Language

English

Format

Online with two onsite sessions (March and June)

Target

Audience

Graduates and professionals from public and private tourism sectors with expertise or a direct role in strategy, management policy, planning and promotion of mountain tourism destinations.

Access requirements

A degree in tourism or professional experience in the tourism sector.

Duration

October - June (1 academic year = 9 months)

Credits

30 ECTS credits

Structure

  • Introduction to the Sustainable Management of Mountain  Tourism Destinations
  • Mountain Tourism Destination Planning
  • Mountain Tourism Destination Marketing
  • Two mandatory on-site sessions
  • Final project

Collaborating Universities

Colorado State University (USA)

Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (Switzerland)

Accreditations

Postgraduate Diploma in Mountain Destination Management by the Universitat d’Andorra.

Credits within Colorado State University (CSU) “Ski Area Management” Graduate Certificate Programme.

 



Objectives

This Postgraduate Diploma has been designed to provide students with the necessary methodological tools to confront the challenges that mountain destinations face in the XXI century and, consequently, become professionals with the capacity to analyse those challenges in a global context with special emphasis on mainstreaming sustainability in the development of their professional activity.

Academia

International experts from the public and private mountain tourism sector, coordinate by:

Dr. Raúl Revuelta (rrevuelta@uda.ad)

 

  • PhD in Geography (Complutense University of Madrid)
  • Master in Human Resource Management specialisation in Quality Management
  • Consultant in Communication and Marketing
  • Co-Founder & Director of Business Development at Ski Paradise Marketing & Communication Consulting

Calendar

  1. October-December: Module 1 - Online - 6 ETCS and Advanced Seminar by Colorado State University
  2. December -March: Module 2 - Online - 8 ETCS and Advanced Seminar by Colorado State University
  3. March: Onsite seminars and workshops - 1 ETCS
  4. April-June: Module 3 - Online - 8 ETCS
  5. April-June: Final Project - 6 ETCS
  6. June: Onsite seminars and workshops - 1 ETCS