Environmental Management /Special Interest Tourism


Teaching Hours and Credit Allocation: 30 Hours, 6 Credits
Course Assessment: Coursework & Exam



The aim of the course is the understanding of the impact of tourism on biodiversity and on the management of water and energy resources which is the basis of environmental management. This course examines the relations between touristic and environmental resources. Furthermore the course examines special interest tourism, ways to develop alternative tourism and the benefits associated with it. The course examines strategies that will first identify opportunities for alternative tourism in a region, integrate these activities with the region’s existing tourism capacity and design expansion with respect to the region’s and the particular activity’s capacities.


Tourism Management