Sport Tourism, 5 cr (online course)avaa tulostusnäkymä

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Date
    15.02.2021 - 25.04.2021
Last enrolment date
    31.01.2021
Place
    Online Course
Prerequisites
    Tourism and/or sport business studies.
Goal
    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.
Contents
    Special characteristics of sport tourism
Sport and the tourism experiences
Sport tourism markets
Sport tourism development
Sport event tourism
Sustainability in sport tourism
Accomplishment
    Online course:
Virtual lectures, readings, assignments, discussions.
Literature
    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).
Further Information
    campusonline@jamk.fi
Other info
    The course code is MMPG1810-3001. Use the code to view the course schedule at lukkarit.peppi.jamk.fi. NOTE! Online courses may not have a schedule.

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