T9-E1 ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT OF TOURISM

Course Information
TitleΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΙΚΗ ΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΣΤΟΝ ΤΟΥΡΙΣΜΟ / T9-E1 ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT OF TOURISM
CodeΘ9-Ε1
FacultyEngineering
SchoolSchool of Spatial Planning and Development
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20002349

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Spatial Planning and Development (2010-today)

Registered students: 75
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses954

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600128310
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The main aim of this course is to provide students with a basic understanding of how tourism interacts with economic development and natural environment. Upon successful completion of this course, students should have a fair knowledge of the basic methods and tools for sustainable tourism planning.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
- Factors that influence tourism demand and supply, tourism development models. - Tourism product diversification. - Tourism quality and standards. - Alternative tourism in rural areas. - Agro-tourism, eco-tourism, spa and wellness tourism, wine tourism. - Relationship between the tourism industry and the local economy, environment and society. - The effect (impact) of tourism on natural and built environment. - Environmental and tourism policies (principles and policies for sustainable tourism development, applications in typical tourist areas). - Institutions, policy-makers and policy instruments related to the tourist sector. - Tourism planning theory and practice.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.4
Reading Assigment391.4
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities30.1
Written assigments250.9
Exams20.1
Total1084
Student Assessment
Description
80% final exams, 20% written assignment/presentation
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο [23037]: Τουριστική ανάπτυξη και σχεδιασμός, Ανδριώτης Κωνσταντίνος Β. Βιβλίο [59367724]: Θεωρητικές προσεγγίσεις στον τουρισμό, Λαγός Δημήτρης Γ. Βιβλίο [11480]: Βιώσιμη τουριστική ανάπτυξη και περιβάλλον, Κοκκώσης Χάρης,Τσάρτας Πάρις
Last Update
19-06-2018