TRANSFORMING DIGITAL EDUCATION, TOGETHER

Innovations in Hospitality Education

Dates Available

Apr: 08/04/2024 – 13/04/2024
Jun: 01/06/2024 – 06/06/2024
Sep: 09/09/2024 – 14/09/2024

Training sessions are from 09:00 till 14:00

Schedule

Sunday: Arrival and Welcome
Monday: Training Session
Tuesday: Training Session
Wednesday: Training Session & Cultural Experience
Thursday: Training Sessions
Friday: Training Sessions
Saturday: Departure

Course Brief

This dynamic course is tailored for educators in hospitality and aims to explore innovative approaches and tools to enhance hospitality education. Over five days, participants will delve into key topics such as experiential learning, industry trends, and the integration of technology to prepare students for success in the rapidly evolving field of hospitality.

Course Objectives

The primary objective of the Innovations in Hospitality Education course is to provide educators in the hospitality sector with innovative approaches and tools to enhance hospitality education. Participants will explore experiential learning, technology integration, and current industry trends to prepare students for success in the dynamic hospitality field. The course aims to equip educators with practical strategies, incorporating virtual reality, industry partnerships, and global perspectives. By the end of the course, participants will have developed collaborative projects and gained insights into how to adapt their curriculum to industry shi􀅌s, fostering in innovative and future-focused learning environment.

Course Outline

Day 1

Introduction to Hospitality Education

Morning Session:
Participants will be introduced to current trends and challenges in the hospitality industry, emphasizing the
importance of hospitality education. Icebreaking activities and discussions will set the stage for collaborative
learning.

Afternoon Session:
The focus will be on foundational principles of hospitality education, strategies for experiential learning, and
collaborative activities to foster a supportive learning community.
→ Overview of key hospitality education principles
→ Strategies for experiential learning in hospitality
→ Collaborative activities to foster a learning community
→ Reflection and group discussion

Day 2

Experiential Learning in Hospitality

Morning Session: The day explores the role of experiential learning in hospitality education, with case studies
and best practices.
→ Understanding the role of experiential learning in hospitality education
→ Case studies and best practices in experiential learning
→ Designing and implementing effective hospitality simulations

Afternoon Session:
Practical exercises include designing and implementing effective hospitality simulations, incorporating
emergent technologies of which virtual reality applications, and establishing industry partnerships.
→ Virtual reality applications in hospitality education
→ Field trips and industry partnerships
→ Practical exercises in creating experiential learning activities
→ Reflection and group discussion

Day 3

Technology Integra􀆟on in Hospitality Educayion

Morning Session:
Participants will explore current technologies in the hospitality industry and learn to integrate them into the
curriculum.
→ Overview of current technologies in the hospitality industry
→ Integrating technology into hospitality curriculum
→ Online reservation systems and booking pla􀆞orms

Afternoon Session:
Practical exercises include using online reservation systems, booking pla􀆞orms, and engaging with
gamification in hospitality education.
→ E-learning pla􀆞orms and online courses
→ Gamification in Hospitality education
→ Interactive tools for teaching customer service

Day 4

Industry Trends and Global Perspecyives

Morning Session:
In this session, participants will explore current trends in the global hospitality industry and adapting the
curriculum to industry shifts.
→ Exploring current trends in the global hospitality industry
→ Adapting curriculum to industry shifts
→ Preparing students for international hospitality careers

Afternoon Session:
→ Guest speakers from the hospitality industry will provide insights, leading to panel discussions on industry
challenges and opportunities. Group discussions will focus on practical applications.
→ Panel discussions on industry challenges and opportunities
→ Group discussions on practical applications

Day 5

Project Development and Presentation

Morning Session:
Collaborative project development focusing on the use of technology in Hospitality Education
Final touches on project presentations

Afternoon Session:
The course concludes with project presentations, showcasing innovative projects. Reflections on the course
and strategies for future integration will empower educators to implement innovations in their own
institutions.
→ Project presentations by participants
→ Showcase of innovative hospitality education projects
→ Reflection on the course and strategies for implementing innovations in participants’ own institutions

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