This course addresses events with an adventure sport focus within the realm of tourism, including an overview of winter and summer events at a local and international level. Topics include risk assessment and management, land access issues, sponsorship and funding models, use of adventure events in community development, and stakeholder engagement. Students will plan, organize and operate an event and may be required to volunteer at an adventure sports event in conjunction with the course delivery.
60 credits of 100-level or higher coursework
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 2015 onwards|