Course GTR2UM

Nature Based Tourism

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 45, 2022

The course will provide the student with multidisciplinary perspective of sustainable design, management, monitoring and marketing of nature-based tourism practices and experiences. The course critically assesses the idea and meaning of nature and the wilderness throughout history to understand how nature is socially constructed and valued as a resource in tourism today. Students will discuss and reflect on future scenarios and trends of nature-based tourism and the future value of nature for tourism businesses and communities. Different definitions and typologies of nature-based tourism are examined comprehensively in Nordic and Global contexts through the use of case studies.

Starts and ends:
week 45, 2022 - week 2, 2023
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P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • 30 credits Tourism Studies
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees:
Open for late application
Literature List

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