ave project from the imatra point of view n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
AVE-project from the Imatra point of view PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
AVE-project from the Imatra point of view

Loading in 2 Seconds...

  share
play fullscreen
1 / 5
carolina-lucus

AVE-project from the Imatra point of view - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

1 Views
Download Presentation
AVE-project from the Imatra point of view
An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author. While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. AVE-project from the Imatra point of view

  2. Border town in the Eastern Finland • 28 000 inhabitants • Biggest employers Imatra City, Ovako Steel, Stora Enso • Imatra rapids as the oldest travel destination in Finland • Catherine the great visited Imatra in 1772

  3. Why Imatra hasbeenpart of thisproject? • Problem: people moving away from Imatra as there are not so many new jobs available. • Students moving away to study in a university • What to do to stop this trend? • → New jobs has to be created within new industries, such as travel industry and tourism • Saimaa university in Imatra offers degree studies in Tourism and hospitality – co-operation between Imatra city, Imatranyhteiskoulu and Saimaa university within the field of tourism • Students of Imatra yhteislukio have a chance to study tourism and hospitality in Saimaa University and get to know more about the job opportunities within the tourism field

  4. What have we done? • Imatran yhteislukio studentshaveattendedvariouscourses at Saimaa University • Workshopstogether with Narva-Joesuustudents in Narva, Narva-Joesuu and Imatra • Studytrip to Turkey

  5. What have we gained from this project? • We now have Travel and tourism course in Imatran yhteislukio • Every year 10-15 new students will be chosen to study on the course • Co-operation with Saimaa University continues • Students have been very positive about the course and have gained valuable knowledge of studying tourism and working on that field