Heritage and Creativity summer course

The Heritage and Creativity summer course for adult learners is a one-week course (11 to 15 July 2016) held in Peniche, Portugal, aiming at the study of Heritage and Creativity issues from different scopes: culture, tourism, science, views of  different countries and the view of the participants.

This Heritage and Creativity summer course is designed for Teachers, PhD and Master Students, Professionals  and all the different people related to life long learning from all over the world, namely from Europe. English will be the working language.

With the support of the Comenius and Grundtving European Programs the Summer Course is organised by the School of Tourism and Maritime Technology, part of the Institute Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal.

The Polytechnic Institute of Leiria,  is a public higher education institution, in the service of society, intending to produce and diffuse knowledge, create, transmit and diffuse culture, science, technology and arts, guided research and experimental development. It participates in society-related activities, namely the diffusion and transfer of knowledge, as well as the economic valuation of scientific knowledge.

The academic community of IPL integrates 11,000 students, 800 teachers and 300 technical and administrative staff, distributed throughout five higher education schools. The School of Tourism and Maritime Technology, located in Peniche, is one of them, with 1,200 students, 100 teachers and a beautiful oceanic landscape.