General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Introduction to the Tourism II. Tour Guiding.
Language English
Module lecturer prof. UAM dr hab. Rafał Dymczyk
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position adiunkt
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2021/2022 (summer)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-ITT-II


18:45 – 20:15, room 328, Collegium Maius, Fredry str. 10

Module aim (aims)

• to know how to work with tourist group;• to know the most frequently problems of leading tourist group;• be able to be a guide for a group.

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


Week 1: Tour Guiding as a Profession. Week 2: Tour Guiding as a Profession II. Week 3: Tour Guiding. Week 4: Tour Guiding II.Week 5: Tour Guiding IIIWeek 6: Tour Guiding IV.Week 7: How to speak clearly . Week 8: Tour Guiding - exercises.Week 9-Week 15: Practical Tour (Vienna or Prague).

Reading list

• Bramley Z., Tour Guiding Skills, • Kumar Ch., Tour Guiding: A Training Manual & Professional Approach of Guiding in Tourism, 2016,• Croop R., Start & Run a Tour Guiding Business, 2000.