Provides insight into global issues which challenge hotel and tourism development in the 21st century. Adopts a student-focused strategy aimed at students developing an understanding of the contemporary trends by focusing on areas/issues of tourism supply and demand.
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||examine current global issues that may influence tourism and hotel development||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|2||demonstrate an understanding of the ways in which the media can influence tourism development||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||evaluate and apply risk management processes||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|4||critically evaluate developments in the international transport sector||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|5||analyse the emergence and development of visitor markets and experiences||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
Melbourne - The Hotel School
|Lecture online 1 hour (12 weeks)|
Sydney - The Hotel School
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2017 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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