Title ETHIT Europe thinks in Tourism. Tourism Knowledge Network in Europe
Project Number 2013-1-ES1-LEO05-67368
Product 9. Innovative, useful and continuosly updated learning contents
Title 9. Innovative, useful and continuosly updated learning contents
Product Type material for open learning
Marketing Text Project product nº 9 - Please register at the ETHIT platform www.thinkintourism.com to get access to these learning contents and be able to contribute to the learning community.
During the first year of the project, the partners analysed and defined the most
useful learning categories, according to activity 5.1 of the workplan, defining in
this way the operational structure of the platform.
Once the platform was ready, partners started to prepare learning contents in
the different topics and learning areas. Every partner has focused in producing
contents in an specific area according to their field of expertise and in their
national language to attract members from every country.
All contents are available in www.thinkintourism.com
It has to be highlighted that the Ethit platform is an informal learning platform
and then the contents are not traditional training materials but resources,
information, interesting events , etc, which have been shared by other members
of the platform.
Project partners/ Final users / Educational and Research community /
Stakeholders in the tourism industry
Partners have been aware in all moments that contents were one of the
elements attracting new members to the ETHIT platform as well as providing the
existing members with the necessary informal learning that they would expect
from their participation in the platform, fulfilling their expectations.
It is very important to highlight the fact that learning resources have been
produced in all the 7 partner's languages, creating a really multicultural and
The feedback from users is positive since they appreciate the opportunities for
learning offered by the platform and consider that the topics are interesting.
They highlighted as the most interesting ones:
• ICT in Tourism,
• I+D in tourism
Area of application Development of ETHIT European learning community.