General information

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


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)


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.