TOUR 603

Tourism Management

Course overview

You’ll analyse tourism systems and their major economic, physical and social impacts and the management and policy decisions to achieve sustainable tourism development.

This course is offered online as part of the Master of Tourism Management degree.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum average grade of C- across the course(s) specified below
  • restriction Tourism Policy, Planning and Development, TOUR-602
Available semesters Semester 1 2024
Credits 20
Domestic fees $1,383.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Acknowledge the factors involved in the evolution of tourism destination areas.
  2. Understand the tensions inherent in using tourism as a development tool.
  3. Critically evaluate contemporary issues /debates in tourism planning and consumption.
  4. Demonstrate advanced literature search, recovery and assessment skills.
  5. Present and lead discussion.
  6. Constructively express critical thought.
  7. Be open to new perspectives, and world views.

Course examiners

Gebeyaw Degarege

Dr Gebeyaw Degarege


Faculty of Environment, Society and Design