Turismedestinationens udfordringer

2018/2019

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

The module comprises courses relating to destination analysis, encounters in tourism and consumer studies in tourism.

Læringsmål

Viden

  • the tourism destination and various definitions and perspectives on the tourism destination and wider tourism landscape
  • various theoretical approaches to researching the tourism destination within one or a number of the subject areas of this semester.
  • analyses of tourism destinations and challenges faced within the subject areas of this semester.

Færdigheder

  • critically addressing issues relating to the challenges of a tourism destination and drawing on the subject areas of the semester.
  • selecting, describing and applying theories and methods for the analysis of tourism destination challenges within one or a number of the subject areas of the semester
  • producing independent, critical and focused analyses of challenges relating to the tourism destination within one or a number of the subject areas of the semester

Kompetencer

  • designing academic projects on tourism destination challenges in the context of the subject areas of the semester.
  • applying relevant methods and methodological considerations within tourism-related project work
  • independent continuation of own competency development within the area of tourism destination challenges.

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

10 ECTS

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnTourism destination challenges
Prøveform
Skriftlig og mundtlig
The examination will take the form of a conversation between the student(s), the examiner and the external examiner on the basis of a project report prepared by the student(s). The project report is prepared on the basis of the students’ own choice of subject area within one or a number of the central disciplinary areas of the programme cf. section 4, subsection 3. The project report will be viewed as the joint responsibility of the group. The project report must not exceed 20 pages per student in a group, or 25 pages if the report is prepared by one student.
Duration of examination: 20 minutes per student and 10 minutes per group for grading and announcement of results, up to a maximum total of 110 minutes for groups and 30 minutes for individual examinations. The stipulated time intervals include grading and announcement of results.
ECTS10
Tilladte hjælpemidler
Alle skriftlige og alle elektroniske hjælpemidler
Bedømmelsesform7-trins-skala
CensurIntern prøve
VurderingskriterierThe examination must demonstrate that the student can fulfil the objectives outlined above regarding knowledge and understanding, skills and competencies.

Re-examinations will be held according to the rules in force on group examinations as stipulated in the Examination Order.

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelTourism destination challenges
ModulkodeKATOU20171
ModultypeProjekt
Varighed1 semester
SemesterEfterår
ECTS10
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
TompladsJa
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg, Campus København
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Tværkulturelle Studier
FakultetDet Humanistiske Fakultet