The international significance of tourism as an economic, environmental and social force has never been bigger. Modern approaches of transportation enable larger numbers of people to travel everywhere around the globe. Tourism will be the biggest industry in the world. Bircham University’s Tourism & Leisure Industry program analyses the management, marketing and financial issues applicable to the tourist industry. It includes different touristic segments such as food and beverages, entertainment, transportation, accommodation, destinations; and the political, environmental, economic and social influences that regional tourism leaves. It also gives current information on the skills needed by travel agents.
Subjects covered on this course include: Tourism & Leisure Industry, Tourism & Commercial Recreation, Leisure & Recreation, Tourism Law & Policy, Tourism Promotion & Marketing, Sustainable Tourism, Tourism Group Dynamics, Ecological Tourism, Recreation Resources Management, Airline & Transportation Systems, Travel & Tour Operations, Travel Agency Services, Tourism Risk Management, Lodging & Hotel Operations and Tourism Management.
The Tourism & Leisure Industry course is available at Specialist, Expert, Bachelor's, Master's & Ph.D. (Doctoral) Degree program levels.