This MOOC “Tourism Management at UNESCO World Heritage Sites”, produced by the UNESCO-UNITWIN Network “Culture, Tourism, and Development”, provides an introduction to tourism at UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Moving from UNESCO’s principles and doctrines, the MOOC covers Communication Technologies, Economy, Management and Planning, and more... It is aimed to policy makers, site managers, students and people active in the tourism industry.
This MOOC is designed and run by an international network of prestigious universities: highly profiled researchers and professors share their knowledge with you in an accessible way on tourism at UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Week 1 : Concepts, Doctrines and Lists (I). 1972 Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
Week 2 : Concepts, Doctrines and Lists (II). 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
Week 3 : Tourism at World Heritage Sites
Week 4 : Tourism and Local Communities
Week 5 : Site Conservation/Enhancement and Tourist Management
Week 6 : Tourism Interpretation on World Heritage Sites
Week 7 : eTourism for Heritage
Week 8 : Tourist Economy related to Heritage
Maria Gravari-Barbas, Lorenzo Cantoni and Silvia Aulet Serrallonga