Sport Tourism, 5 cr (online course)avaa tulostusnäkymä

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    15.02.2021 - 25.04.2021
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    Online Course
    Tourism and/or sport business studies.
    Upon completing this course you will be able to
- identify different actors and operations in sport tourism.
- understand the motives of sport tourists and the theme’s significance to the competitiveness of companies.
- understand the concepts, phenomena and special characteristics related to sport tourism nationally and internationally.
- identify the sustainability and environmental issues affecting sport tourism.
    Special characteristics of sport tourism
Sport and the tourism experiences
Sport tourism markets
Sport tourism development
Sport event tourism
Sustainability in sport tourism
    Online course:
Virtual lectures, readings, assignments, discussions.
    Brent W. Ritchie, Daryl Adair: Sport Tourism: Interrelations, Impacts and Issues (2004)

Simon Hudson, Bennet P. Lientz and Kathryn Rea Hudson: Sport and Adventure Tourism (2002)

Mark Dodds, Kevin Heisey and Aila Ahonen: Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business (2017) (sport tourism section).
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    The course code is MMPG1810-3001. Use the code to view the course schedule at NOTE! Online courses may not have a schedule.

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