TOUR 604

Tourist Behaviour

Course overview

You’ll examine the management of tourist behaviour in the cross-cultural nature of international tourism.

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 Studies, TOUR-601
Available semesters Semester 2 2024
Credits 20
Domestic fees $1,383.00

What you will learn

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

  1. Explain in detail fundamental concepts relating to the determinants of tourism and tourist behaviour (e.g. decision-making, cross-cultural features, environmental perception, etc.).
  2. Discuss the behavioural, social and economic nature of tourism.
  3. Outline methods of visitor management.
  4. Relate issues of visitor management to broader issues of tourism development including ethic gender and ethnicity.
  5. Discuss methods of visitor management.

Course examiners

David Fisher v2

Dr David Fisher

Senior Lecturer

Department of Tourism, Sport and Society