General information

Course type AMUPIE
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.