3 ECTS 

Summer school_SMT

 

Duration

Wednesday 8 Sept 2021 – Tuesday 15 Sept 2021

 

Course fee

600 EUR

Accommodation in Hotel*** and breakfast included

 

Place

University of Rijeka, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management

 

Minimum number of participants

15

 

The course objective

The objective of the course is to explain to students the role and importance of sports and sports activities in tourism so that they can design and develop an appropriate project proposal that will offer a compelling sport-tourism experience to tourists.

 

Highlights

  • Sport & Tourism
  • Sport Events
  • Experience Economy in Sports Tourism
  • Business Models for Sports Tourism
  • Designing Innovative Sport Tourism Product

 

Planned Schedule:

 Day Hours  Topic/Activities 

 Day 1

(Wednesday, 8 Sept 2021)

 6 hours

Welcome

Introductory presentation of the course

Definition of sport and sport recreation

Tourism and sport in the Republic of Croatia

Sports management

Management of sports facilities

Consultancy work

Day 2

(Thursday, 9 Sept 2021)
 6 hours

Field work (Opatija/Ičići/Mošćenička draga, Liburnia Riviera Hotels)

Presentation of the project assignment

The relationship between sport and tourism

Sports activities in tourism

Consultancy work

Day 3

(Friday, 10 Sept 2021)
 10 hours

Field work (Medulin, Istria)

Sport event management

Types of sports tourism and sports tourists

Experience economy in sports tourism

Business models for sports tourism

Consultancy work

Day 4

Saturday, 11 Sept 2021
 

Free time

Entertainment activities

Day 5

Sunday, 12 Sept 2021
 

Free time

Entertainment activities

Day 6

(Monday, 13 Sept 2021)
 7 hours

Writing your story: Project assignments

The impacts of sports in tourism (economic and others)

Sport (&) tourism, development and regeneration

Consultancy work

Day 7

(Tuesday, 14 Sept 2021)
 5 hours

Writing your story: Project assignments

Consultancy work

Final exam

Students' presentations

Day 8

Wednesday, 15 Sept 2021
 

Field trip (Lošinj Sails around the World Festival, Museum of Apoxyomenos).

 

Accompanying entertainment programme (some programmes might depend on the number of interested participants):

  • Beach party with a DJ on the beach in Medveja
  • Beach volleyball tournament on beach in Ičići
  • Pool foam party at the Hotel Admiral's pool
  • Time travel through celebrities in Opatija
  • Nordic walking on Opatija's promenades
  • Show cooking
  • Feel & Taste (visit to a family farm)
  • Nature Park Učka

 

Manner of instruction

  • Lectures in the classroom
  • Fieldwork
  • Guided and independent learning by discovery

 

Course holder

Marko Perić, Ph.D., Associate Professor (Course holder) (University of Rijeka, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management), Croatia

 

Lecturers

Nicholas Wise, Ph.D., Assistant Professor (Course co-holder) (Arizona State University), USA

Sanela Škorić, Ph.D., Associate Professor (University of Zagreb, Faculty of Kinesiology, Zagreb), Croatia

Vanja Vitezić, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher (University of Rijeka, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management), Croatia

Alex Crevar, travel journalist, tourism consultant (regular contributor to The New York Times, National Geographic Travel, Lonely Planet, and Adventure Cyclist magazine), USA

Igor Radiković, Head of Sport, Entertainment & Activity (Liburnia Riviera Hotels), Croatia

Andrea Petrić, Sport & Entertainment Manager (Arena Hospitality Group), Croatia

 

Contact

Marko Perić, Ph.D., Course holder, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Enrolment:

To enrol, you should fulfil the Application form and pay the course fee.

Deadline for payment: 16 July 2021

An amount of 600 EUR is to be paid to:

Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management

IBAN: HR1323600001101496052

SWIFT: ZABAHR2X

Reference number: 215

Purpose/Description of payment: SUMMER 2021, name & surname