This course introduces students to the concepts of responsible tourism management, community-based tourism, and adventure travel in a global economy. Situating their knowledge in a global context, students will visit several regional sites to learn the history of the area, including impacts on indigenous and ethnic minority communities. Students exam the organization's responsible tourism, stakeholder engagement, and visitor management practices at the local level. Case studies, research and journals are used to bring international perspectives in best practices and lessons learned.
15 credits of 100-level or higher coursework
TOUR 234 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.
Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).
|Fall 2020 onwards|