Introduction to Events and Tourism (11321.2)
|Level:||Introductory Unit Level|
|HECS Bands:||2, 3|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline:||School of Business|
UC - TAFE NSW Northern Sydney, St Leonard's
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 MR Brian WEIR (Ph: +61 2 62012001 ) ON-CAMPUS 2020 Semester 2 DR Naomi DALE (Ph: +61 2 62015480 ) ON-CAMPUS
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 DR Naomi DALE (Ph: +61 2 62015480 ) ON-CAMPUS
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This unit introduces students to concepts and theories underpinning the study of events and tourism. Students will explore the role of events and tourism for destinations and the evolution and structure of the event and tourism industries. Students will be introduced to the concepts of demand and supply, sustainability and risk management.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a conceptual understanding of the nature, extent and importance of events and tourism and the events and tourism industries;
2. Demonstrate awareness of interdisciplinary and other approaches to the study and analysis of events and tourism;
3. Demonstrate knowledge of the structure, functions, operations and interactions of sectors in the events and tourism industries;
4. Demonstrate knowledge of the key elements of event and tourism management; and
5. Apply teamwork skills.
Three hours of one 2 hour lecture and one 1 hour tutorial on-campus per week.
9470 Introduction to Events and Tourism.