3.00 credits

(4,0,0) hrs

15 wks

Students will gain an understanding of the function and importance of management information systems in tourism. This course explores a range of issues from Airlines Global Distribution Systems (GDS) to restaurant management systems. This course is not designed to train students in hands-on computer usage, but how these systems are used for decision making, problem solving, and increasing productivity and profitability.

Prerequisites

TOUR 111 or TOUR 160 or REC 111