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Course Code: HOSP212 Course ID: 4280 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
A comprehensive look at the output, employment, exports, investments and taxation emanating from the immediate providers of travel and tourism products and services
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|03/30/20 - 09/04/20||09/07/20 - 11/01/20||Summer 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
|06/29/20 - 12/04/20||12/07/20 - 01/31/21||Fall 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
1. Define tourism to include the components of tourism management
2. Discuss the stages of marketing the tourism product, to include tourist markets
3. Recognize destinations and their patterns based on regions and pull factors
4. Formulate an understanding into consumer travel behavior and types of travel experiences
5. Categorize the economics of tourism (supply, demand, sociocultural and environmental impacts, forecasting, and economic impact)
6. Identify the essentials of tourism research and marketing
7. Assess the changing nature of tourism by identifying the needs of the future tourist
8. Investigate sustainable tourism and the shift towards ecotourism
The VitalSource e-book is provided via the APUS Bookstore.
Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/bookstore for more information.
Required Readings – As assigned, see Weekly Lessons and Forum Postings
Additional Resources and Websites – See Weekly Lessons
|Book Title:||Tourism Management, 4th ed - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom|
|Electronic Unit Cost:||$30.00|
Not current for future courses.