The course sheds light on experience design and experiential learning in the fields of wellness, experience- and nature-based services and tourism. The participants of the course learn about human behaviour from the perspectives of experiencing and meaningful experiences. Special attention will be given to development work applying the knowledge base and methods of experiential learning and adventure education.
The online course will be organized in English which enables an international learning environment.
- meaningful experience, adventure, experientiality
- service design, experience design, experience economy
- educational, psychological and social psychological perspectives on experience
- physical, digital and virtual experiences and environments
The course is well-suited for students and professionals within the fields of education, business, tourism, sports, leisure and recreation, and youth/social/NGO work. A bachelor’s degree from one of the aforementioned fields is recommended but not obligatory.
The participants should be willing to listen, read, write and speak English.
Why Study at Humak Open University of Applied Sciences?
Humak University of Applied Sciences operates in the whole of Finland and is the country’s biggest educator in the following fields: youth work, organizational work, work community development, adventure and outdoor education, cultural management, and interpreting and linguistic accessibility.
Humak has about 2000 degree students and about 160 experts in various positions. Finland’s unique open university of applied sciences system and Humak’s extensive online training make high-quality academic studies available to everyone with affordable costs regardless of students’ background. Thousands of students take advantage of our wide selection of online courses every year.