TOURISM AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Credit points: 15
In this subject the nexus between tourism and the environment, both physical and socio-cultural, is examined from economic, ecological, historical, philosophical and socio-cultural perspectives. The relationship between environmentally responsible tourism and sustainable development, in theory and practice, is critically examined. Both Australian and international case studies are used.
FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Subject Co-ordinatorWarwick Frost
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Incompatible subjects THS3TEN
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Natural Area Tourism: Ecology, Impacts & Management||Recommended||Newsome, R., Moore, S. & Dowling, R. (2002)||CHANNEL VIEW, CLEVEDON UK.|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorWarwick Frost
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 1,500-word major essay||30|
|one 2-hour final examination||50|
|one 500-word minor essay||10|