Sport Tourism, 5 cr

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Date
    10.02.2020 - 15.05.2020
Last enrolment date
    15.12.2019
Place
    Online course
Prerequisites
    The student has studied tourism and understands general concepts and phenomena related to tourism. The student understands how the tourism industry has developed and what it comprises in Finland and abroad.
Goal
    The student is able to identify different actors and operations in sport tourism.

He/she understands the motives of sport tourists and the theme’s significance to the competitiveness of companies.

He/she understands the concepts, phenomena and special characteristics related to sport tourism nationally and internationally.

He/she knows the national theme-promoting strategies and development policies.
Contents
    - Sport tourism concepts and phenomena
- Sport tourism nationally and internationally
– Special characteristics and strategic emphases
- Sport tourism actors and customers
- Sport tourism services
Accomplishment
    Online lectures/ videos
independent reading materials and information search
online discussions
Virtual learning and assignments
Literature
    Higham, James E. S. , Hinch, Thomas: Sport and tourism: globalization, mobility and identity
Hinch, Thomas , Higham, James: Sport tourism development, 2004
Hudson, Simon et al: Sport and Adventure Tourism, 2012
Price
    75 €
Further Information
    avoinamk@jamk.fi

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