General information

Module title Underwater Tourism
Language English
Module lecturer prof. UAM dr hab. Rafał Dymczyk
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position Professor
Faculty Faculty of Polish and Classical Philology
Semester 2021/2022 (winter)
Duration 30
USOS code 03-AP-UT


Module aim (aims)

• to know basic information about Diving;• to know the most popular destination of Diving Tourism,• be able to prepare a presentation about diving possibilities in my own region or country.

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


Week 1: Introduction to Diving. Week 2: Course Overview. Week 3: Open Water Diver I. Week 4: Open Water Diver II.Week 5: Open Water Diver III.Week 6: Open Water Diver IV..Week 7: Underwater Breathing Problems. Week 8: Wonders of Underwater World.Week 9: Underwater Archeology.Week 10: Underwater Archeology II.Week 11: Students Presentations.Week 12: Student Presentations II.Week 13: Student Presentations III.Week 14: Students Presentations IV.Week 15: Diving – the Opportunities for Tourism.

Reading list

• Santella Ch., Fifty Places to Dive Before You Die, 2008,• Behnke L., Scuba Diving Hand Signals, 2015,• Brylske A., The Complete Diver: The History, Science and Practice of Scuba Diving, 2012,• Ed. Richardson D., PADI Open Water Diver Manual, 2007.