Information Package / Course Catalogue
General Tourism
Course Code: TRZM101
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

With this course, it is aimed to gain the competency to explain “basic travel-tourism concepts in Hospitality Services Program.

Course Content

Tourism and Tourist Concept, Types of Tourism, Tourism Industry, Transportation in Tourism, Alternative Tourism Types, Sustainable Tourism

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Nurgil GÜRCAN
Learning Outcomes
1. Explain the basic tourism
2.Explain the tourism business
3.Explain transportation services
4.To be able to comprehend the factors affecting the development of tourism
5.To be able to comprehend the economic, social, political and cultural effects of tourism
6.To be able to understand the national and international structure of tourism
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Tourism and the concept of tourist
Week 2 - Theoretical
Types of tourism
Week 3 - Theoretical
The functions of tourism
Week 4 - Theoretical
The functions of tourism
Week 5 - Theoretical
Tourism İndustry
Week 6 - Theoretical
Tourism İndustry
Week 7 - Theoretical
Travel Formalities
Week 8 - Theoretical
Tourism and Air Transport
Week 9 - Theoretical
Tourism and Road Transport
Week 10 - Theoretical
Tourism and Sea Transport
Week 11 - Theoretical
Tourism and Railway Transport
Week 12 - Theoretical
New Trends in Tourism
Week 13 - Theoretical
Alternative Forms of Tourism
Week 14 - Theoretical
Sustainable Tourism
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Individual Work100220
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-2
OÇ-3
OÇ-4
OÇ-5
OÇ-6
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