Scientific trip to Germany for a group of students from the School of Archaeology and Tourism


Under the scope of a joint exchange initiative of the University of Jordan and the Ruhr-University Bochum (GER), accomplished within the framework of the DAAD’s “German Arab Transformation Program”, nine students from the Faculty of Archaeology and Tourism were enrolled in a study visit to Germany for the period from Sept. 21st to Sept. 28th. The group was accompanied by dr. FuadHourani, dr. FatmaMarii and dr. PatricKreuz. Entitled “Cultural Resources Management in an international perspective: initiatives, institutions and experiences”, the trip aimed at introducing the participants to current issues and aspects related to cultural resources management and conservation in Germany from the Paleolithic to the Industrial periods. The group visited a series of archaeological and heritage places, infrastructures and institutionsin relation to this field in Mayence, Cologne, Bochum, Essen, Herne, Neandertal and Xanten. Students as well as professors participating to this trip both enjoyed a fruitful visit and amazing experience. 

School of Archaeology and Tourism
Department of Tourism Management