Information Package / Course Catalogue
Tourism Geography of Turkey
Course Code: TRZM205
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: 3
Objectives of the Course

Dersin amacı, başta ülkemiz olmak üzere turizm coğrafyası hakkında bilgi sahibi olmaktır.

Course Content

Dersin içerdiği konular; turizm coğrafyası kapsamında doğal oluşumlar, doğal kaynaklar, iklimsel özellikler, dünyadan ve ülkemizden örnekler anlatılacaktır.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Yeter ÇAN DOMRUK
Learning Outcomes
1.Understanding the definition and significance of tourism geography
2.Learning the significance of natural assets in tourism geography
3.Learning natural sources and climatic features
4.Learning human-made structures through examples from the world and Turkey
5.Understanding the regional diversity in Turkish tourism geography
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Turizm Coğrafyası – Burhanettin Zengin
2.Turizm Coğrafyası – Ahmet Çavuş, Saliha Koday
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Recreation and Tourism Geography
Week 2 - Theoretical
Recreational Travel: Tourism
Week 3 - Theoretical
Natural Geography Resources for Tourism: Climate Resources
Week 4 - Theoretical
Natural Resources in World Tourism: Coasts and Others
Week 5 - Theoretical
Historical, Cultural, and Human-made Resources in Tourism
Week 6 - Theoretical
Access to Attractions, Accommodation, and Other Factors in Tourism
Week 7 - Theoretical
Natural Assets in Tourism
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Regional Patterns in World Tourism: Europe
Week 10 - Theoretical
Regional Patterns in World Tourism: Asia-Pacific
Week 11 - Theoretical
Regional Patterns in World Torism: The Americas
Week 12 - Theoretical
Protected Tourism Areas in Turkey
Week 13 - Theoretical
Mountain, Tableland, and Winter Tourism in Turkey
Week 14 - Theoretical
Hydrographic Assets in Turkey
Week 15 - Theoretical
Tourism Geography of Turkey
Week 16 - Theoretical
Final
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Term Project110111
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination110111
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
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