The module comprises two parts, which must both be completed in order to pass this exam.
The project-oriented module must take place in a tourism organisation abroad or in Denmark and must be of a duration of at least four months, full-time (equivalent to 37 hours per week), during which time the student will work with issues that are relevant to the central disciplinary areas of the programmes.
Students’ project-oriented module, including work tasks, must be approved in advance by the study board.
Type of instruction is described in § 17 in the curriculum.
|Name of exam||Project-oriented Module in a Tourism Organisation|
|Type of exam|
Written examAn internal written examination based on: Project-oriented Module in a Tourism Organisation: Project report (Projektorienteret forløb i en turismeorganisation)
In order to complete the examination, the student must submit the following documents in order to complete part 1 and 2 of this examination:
• Host Institution Statement describing work tasks and activities in a tourism organization.
• A professional learning and competency development report (max. 3 pages) which reflects on the internship experience and what has been learned in relation to personal and professional competencies and the application and communication of academic knowledge in a tourism organization.
• An early career plan (max. 3 pages) which identifies early career goals, areas for competency development and next steps towards a career in tourism.
A project report for assessment.
The project report must be prepared individually and must not exceed 20 pages.
The project report must be on a topic of relevance for the host organisation and relate to the central disciplinary areas of the Tourism programme.
A combined grade will be awarded for the two parts of the examination.
All written and all electronic aids
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Projektorienteret modul i en turismeorganisation|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg, Campus Copenhagen|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Cross-Cultural Studies|
|Department||Department of Culture and Learning|
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities|