STHM 2311 | Global Issues in Tourism & Hospitality | 3 Credits

This course concentrates on international and global issues and development in tourism and hospitality. Problems and characteristics specific to the international aspect of the tourism and hospitality industries will be examined. By the end of the course students will develop a comprehensive understanding of the forces influencing international tourism and hospitality. Students will also improve their knowledge of world geography and international players through the exploration of developed and potential tourist areas. Contemporary issues, as they relate to social and economic trends, are explored.