Postgraduate in Industrial Tourism
Industrial Tourism is a form of cultural tourism, whose main objective is to promote industrial heritage (old and current) encompassing travel motivated by interest in industrial and logistics companies, fishing activities, agri-food industries, workshops and craft activities, museums, among others.
This postgraduate course constitutes, therefore, a way for the acquisition of competences by the employees of the integrated companies or to integrate in the circuits of Industrial Tourism, of the public and private organizations involved in the process of "productization", qualifying the entrepreneurs that intend to monetize the business opportunities arising from the development of this tourist product.
In order to cover an area of influence of national scope, the Post-Graduation in Industrial Tourism, in addition to face-to-face classes, was designed with a complementary component of distance learning (b-learning).
_ Understand the concept of Industrial Tourism as a by-product of Cultural Tourism;
_ Understand and discuss the notion of tourist entertainment and its importance for tourism in general and apply methodologies and techniques for the construction and management of entertainment programs in Industrial Tourism;
_ Understand the budgeting process as a key element to determine the viability of any business in Industrial Tourism;
_ Conceive and plan a project to enhance, musealize and/or promote tourist heritage and/or living industry in the context of Industrial Tourism.
_ Holders of a bachelor's degree or legal equivalent;
_ Holders of a foreign higher academic degree awarded following a 1st cycle of studies organized in accordance with the principles of the Bologna Process by a State adhering to this Process;
_ Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as attesting to the ability to carry out this Post-Graduate course.
Application deadlines _ coming soon
Place of application _ Sines Tecnopolo
Vacancies _ 25
Minimum number of students to run the course edition _ 22
Place of operation _ Sines Tecnopolo (Sines)