Etik i turisme og etik i forhold til udvikling

2019/2020

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

The objective of the module is to provide students with knowledge of critical analysis of core themes within sustainable planning; these issues are crucial for authorities in low and middle income countries (at the local, regional and national levels), for international organisations and within the field of international tourism.

The module includes themes within:

  • cases from various areas of the world with a focus ethics that are particularly relevant to planning and policy within the field of sustainable development
  • financial crises and their implications for different regions
  • corporate responsibility

The module consists of lectures and seminars, including exercises and student contributions.

 

Læringsmål

Viden

  • possess knowledge of various theoretical and methodological tools within the fields of ethics, tourism and development studies

Færdigheder

  • can apply their knowledge within the module’s subject areas to select theories and analytical perspectives and at the same time remain critical to these theories and analyses.
  • can analyse from an interdisciplinary and comparative perspective
  • can independently take responsibility for their own academic development and specialisation
  • can plan and manage complex work and development situations within tourism and development, while including ethical perspectives.

Undervisningsform

The module consists of lectures and seminars, including exercises and student contributions.

 

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

5 ECTS

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnEthics in Tourism and Ethical Development
Prøveform
Skriftlig
The modules Transnational Mobilities as Agents of Change, Ethics in Tourism and Ethical Development and Mobilities, Development and Diaspora (3 x 5 ECTS) will be jointly evaluated in one examination: an internally assessed individual written examination. The examination is a 48-hour take-home assignment comprising issues within the subject areas of the three modules. The assignment paper must not exceed 10 pages.
ECTS5
Tilladte hjælpemidler
Alle skriftlige og alle elektroniske hjælpemidler
Bedømmelsesform7-trins-skala
CensurIntern prøve
VurderingskriterierThe grade 12 will be awarded to students who give an excellent performance and demonstrate that they have fulfilled the objectives for the module exhaustively or with only few insignificant omissions.
The grade 02 will be awarded to students who demonstrate that they have fulfilled the minimum acceptable level of the learning objectives for the module.

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelEthics in Tourism and Ethical Development
ModulkodeKAINF201922
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterEfterår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
TompladsJa
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg, Campus København
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Internationale Forhold
InstitutInstitut for Kultur og Globale Studier
FakultetDet Samfundsvidenskabelige Fakultet