Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik

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Soci-economic Aspects
28 Aug 2017 - 01 Sep 2017
Course directors:
Goran Gumze, Alma Mater Europaea - ECM, Slovenia
Nandu Goswami, Medizinische Universität Graz, Austria
Course description:

Course will address the questions regarding Migration crisis, Balkan migrant route and influences of those events on social and economic relationships in Balkan Region. We will emphasize the challenges and threats within the tourism branch, searching for opportunities and finding solutions for issues connected with Migrations and tourism.

Through 5 lectures the participants will get acquaintance with basic concepts regarding socio-economic influences of migration on Balkan region and society through history and now days. Giving practical samples we will search for innovative solutions in tourism, considering migration as part of contemporary reality in Balkan region. Discussions and creative workshops on how to promote positive aspect of migration and integrate them into overall tourism promotion in the region will be the highlight of the course.

We will address the following topics in these 5 days course:

1. Notion of migration and accompanied issues in the Balkan Region

2. Socio-Economic and medical aspects of Migration and Integration

3. Migration and the European labor market

4. Migration and its influences on Tourism branch

5. Challenges and opportunities of migration in Balkan Region; major on Tourism.

Altogether the participants will have 25 academic hours of lectures and practical work during these five days. The lectures will take place from 9.00 till 13.00, if possible (5 academic hours daily).

AMEU ECM will offer 5 ECTS within the accredited course Socio-economic aspects of Migration and Integration. Later is an elective course in Master program on Migration Studies at AMEU ECM. The participants will have to fill out the application form, attend at least 80% of lectures, proceed individual desk and literature research and write the assignment (15 pages, approx. 3.500 words) within one month after the course is completed. The price of the course for those applying for ECTS is 250 EUR.

Course lecturers:
Goran Gumze, Alma Mater Europaea - ECM, Slovenia
Nandu Goswami, Medizinische Universität Graz, Austria
Tanja Angleitner, Alma Mater Europaea - ECM, Slovenia
Milena Sokolić, Alma Mater Europaea - ECM, Slovenia