Partners Educational cooperation


Saimaa Geopark’s first educational materials for primary school pupils and high school students have been distributed to schools. Materials are available via Drive link.

Saimaa Geopark has gathered a list of experts available to revitalize lessons. Experts name and specialized field are listed here (in Finnish only).

Co-operation with Universities of Applied Sciences

Aspiring Saimaa Geopark has a good co-operation with Universities of Applied Sciences. This co-operation have product already scientific papers, which have benefited development in Saimaa Geopark`s operations.

Master level thesis

Bachelor level thesis

Course cooperation

Saimaa University of Applied Sciences and Lahti University of Applied Sciences had cooperation course to hotel- and restaurant management students Geofood as tourism experience (5 cr) in 2019.

During course students created new food and beverage products by exploring Aspiring Saimaa Geopark brand. In Geofood as tourism experience event in Imatra city 13th of April in 2019 students presented their new products to local people and tourists.