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Travel and Tourism in Society (TOU102)
|Organisational Unit||School of Arts|
|Availability||MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
|Teaching Timetables||Murdoch S2
|Description||In this unit students will 'experience' the world of travel and tourism through the writings of travellers, through the work of social researchers and through their own travel experiences. The main concern in this unit will be the human dimension of tourism, the motivation to travel, the experience of travel and impacts on host communities. At least one field trip will be an important activity during the semester.|
|Timetabled Learning Activities||Lectures/tutorials: up to 3 hours per week.
|Other Learning Experiences||Field trip.|
|Exclusions||Students who have successfully completed TOU102 Introduction to Travel and Tourism may not enrol in this unit for credit.|
|Appears in these Courses/Majors:
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|Appears in these Minors||Events
|Internet Access Requirements||Murdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.|
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