General information

Module title Introduction to the Tourism I. Tourism and Business Management.
Language English
Module lecturer dr Rafał Dymczyk
Lecturer's email dymczyk@amu.edu.pl
Lecturer position adiunkt
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2021/2022 (winter)
Duration 30
ECTS 4
USOS code 03-AP-ITT

Timetable

Module aim (aims)

• to know the most important information about Tourism;• to know the most frequently types and motives of Tourism.

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)

Syllabus

Week 1: Types of Tourism. Week 2: Motives of Tourism. Week 3: Hotel Management. Week 4: Hotel Management II.Week 5: Hotel Management IIIWeek 6: Hotel Management IV.Week 7: Food and Beverage in Tourism. Week 8: Air Transport.Week 9: Cruisers – the new Face of Tourism.Week 10: Preparing of good Tourist Presentation – exercise.Week 11: Students Presentations.Week 12: Student Presentations II.Week 13: Student Presentations III.Week 14: Students Presentations IV.Week 15: My place in Tourism Business.

Reading list

• "Hospitality Career Path : Hospitality Career Path Certifications",• Veal A. J., Research Methods for Leisure and Tourism: A Practical Guide, 2006,• Weaver D.H., Lawton L., Tourism Management, 1999,• Cooper Ch. P., Essentials of Tourism, 2013.