NEWSRepresentatives of the RAU participated at a conference in the framework of the project SuToMa
16.05.2016
Representatives of the RAU participated at a conference in the framework of the project SuToMa
 
From 9 to 12 of May in Wilhelmshaven (Germany)  the final conference of representatives of universities participating in joint grant project TEMPUS named "SuToMa - Development of new modules for international bachelor and master programmes in sustainable tourism management" was held. The event was participated by Head of the Department of Management, Business and Tourism, Doctor of Economics, Professor Arzik M. Suvaryan and assistant lecturer Lusine Saribegyan.
The format of the final conference implied a detailed presentation and discussion of the results achieved by each of the participating universities. The project "SuToMa" lecturers and students of the Department of Management, Business and Tourism of RAU took intensive training in Germany, Georgia and Armenia. According to Lusine Saribegyan, obtained competences have been used in the development of new master's educational programs, modernization of the existing bachelor's educational program, improving teaching methods.
"Department of Management, Business and Tourism has developed 2 new master educational programs aimed at the implementation of the modules developed by the SuToMa project. One of the programs is called "Management in tourism", which in the current (2015-2016) academic year has already been implemented for a number of students. Another - "Technology and organization of services in tourism" - has passed the licensing process this year, which resulted in the fact that RAU has received the right to recruit students in the academic direction number 43.04.02 "Tourism", "- said  Arzik M.Suvaryan.
In addition, within the framework of the "SuToMa" project  university received funding in the amount of 5 480 € for the purchase of equipment for the classrooms, which will be carried out for intensive training and special courses for teachers and students of the Institute of Economics and Business RAU. The total amount of the financial support provided by the project is 37 000 € for three years.
The results of hard work of the team during the implementation of the RAU "SuToMa" project were recognized by the project coordinators as one the most effective and meaningful. At the end of the final conference in Wilhelmshaven, representatives of RAU completed partnership agreementsimplying further cooperation with someof the foreign counterparts.
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Representatives of the RAU participated at a conference in the framework of the project SuToMa
Representatives of the RAU participated at a conference in the framework of the project SuToMa
Representatives of the RAU participated at a conference in the framework of the project SuToMa