General information

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

Timetable

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)

Syllabus

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.