Sustainable Tourism Planning
The aim of this course is to provide a critical awareness of the value and benefits of sustainable planning for tourism management and knowledge of different approaches; during the course you'll have lectures on sustainable development principles, economic, environmental and socio-cultural tourism impacts, traditional planning approaches and recent shifts, indicator development frameworks and monitoring, forecasting demand and feasibility studies, tourist satisfaction, issues related to implementation in destinations and industry, contemporary challenges (disasters and economic crisis affecting destinations), and current debates.
An honours degree is normally required 2.2 or above, or substantial relevant industrial experience at senior management level; applicants are encouraged to provide details of relevant work experience; relevant subjects: all subjects considered.
Year 1: tourism and hospitality principles and practice; business strategy and finance; managing organisations; critical issues in tourism development and planning; tourism impacts and management; dissertation. Choose 1 of the following options: aviation, tourism development and climate change; conference tourism; entrepreneurship; food and drink; mobile communication and mobile marketing; sport tourism; wildlife, nature and ecotourism; placement.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Sandwich including industrial placement||-||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 13,000 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Whole course (EU fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Talbot Campus||Poole||BH12 5BB||South West|
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