Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
703004182014INTERNATIONAL TOURISMElective484
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To follow international tourism movements, to examine the spatial development of tourism in the world, to have information about new international tourism approaches and types
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof Dr. Gözde EMEKLİ
Learning Outcomes
1International tourism movements and geography
2New tourism centers and their distribution
3New tourism types and approaches
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
International tourism, tourist concepts, spatial development of tourism in the world, new tourism approaches and types
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Relationship between international tourism and geographyLecturing
2Explaining the development of tourism in the worldLecturing
3Effecting factors of international tourismLecturing
4Importance of economic and political structure in international tourismLecturing
5New attraction and spaces in tourismLecturing
6International tourism transportation and its importanceLecturing
7Accommodation and services in international tourismProject presantation
8Midterm examWriting exam
9Mass tourism and its effectsLecturing
10New destinastions in tourism: Southeast Asia, AmericaLecturing
11Development and distribution of cruise tourismLecturing
12Distinguish places in cultural tourismLecturing
13Importance and development of ecotourism Lecturing
14Development and distribution of rural tourismLecturing
15Tourism policies of EU and their effects on international tourismLecturing
16Final examWriting exam
Recommended or Required Reading
AYDIN, İsmet. 1990: Açıklamalı Turizm Terimler Sözlüğü. Aydın ÖZGÜÇ, N. 1998: “Turizm Coğrafyası”. Çantay Kitabevi. İstanbul. BUTTLER, R, W. 1991: “Tourism Environment and Sustainable Development, Environmental Conversation. V:18, N3, P: 201-209
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Project Preparation11616
Criticising Paper3618
Individual Study for Mid term Examination4520
Individual Study for Final Examination5420
Reading4416
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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