Heritage and Cultural Tourism

Heritage and Cultural Tourism
Heritage and culture (places, people, relics, and traditions) as tourism resources examined within the context of supply and demand, conservation, interpretation, management, planning, and politics.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 RecommendedGeog 120, 130, 347, 348.
 ProgramsContaining GEOG 353
Course Outcomes

Learning Outcome #1

Identify the concepts, theories and approaches geographers use in the study of heritage and cultural tourism. Expalin the role geography plays in this sub-discipline.

Learning Outcome #2

Explain why heritage attractions exist using geographic principles and concepts, including the factors of supply, demand and the reasons for conservation. Identify the various reasons why heritage sites are created and what this tells us about society.