Tourism, Festival and Event Management Tour to Edinburgh
Undergraduate students from Tourism, Event, Sport and/or Hospitality Management and Marketing, or other relevant disciplines, from the School of Business and Law are invited to participate in a two week immersive study experience in Edinburgh. Eligible students will have the opportunity to study tourism and event management at Edinburgh Napier University (ENU), in one of the world’s largest and most famous festival cities in the world. The program includes a mix of on-campus lectures from academics and industry professionals, as well as site visits to major venues and participation in cultural tours and activities. This tour will attract credit to your degree through the Business Study Tour unit (BUS3700).
Please click on 'Application Process' button below when you are ready to apply, and include a one page statement (typed, in PDF format) addressing the following:
- Why do you want to participate in this study tour and what makes you an exceptional candidate to be a student ambassador for ECU and Australia in Edinburgh?
- How will this tour build upon your education, training and work skills and experiences to date, and assist you to develop further as a leader in your field?
- What contributions will you bring to the tour group and the study program whilst in Edinburgh?
- How would you share and apply your experiences from Edinburgh back in Australia upon your return?
Tour Leader: Ruth Sibson
Business & Sustainability Study Tour to Bhutan
Undergraduate students from the School of Science or the School of Business and Law are invited to apply for this study tour, based at Royal Thimpu College in Thimpu, Bhutan. Bhutan is a small kingdom located in the Himalayas where gross national happiness is highest in the world!
Students will undertake collaborative project work relevant to a sustainability or business discipline associated with their course of study. They will gain first-hand experience of cultural, social, political and economic factors influencing the way sustainability and business issues are managed in the region. Students will be able to attract 15 credit points towards their degree. The study tour units are Business Study Tour BUS3700 or International Science Project ISS3101. 16 funded places are available. Click here to see one of Dave Blake's previous Environmental Science Study Tours.
Tour Leaders: Ashlee Morgan & Dave Blake