Culture and Tourism

Summer Session 2019: June 3-August 20

Description

This course examines the cultural diversity of tourism as a global phenomenon, focusing on non-Western cultures and the impact of culture change in the 21st century. The development of tourism as a global industry is discussed as well as an analysis of types of tourists and motivation for travel to various destinations, such as cultural heritage tourism and ecotourism. Case studies illustrate the positive and negative impacts of tourism.

Class Notes

South East Asia travel course-application and additional fees required. See rce.csuchico.edu/passport. Co-requisite, SOCI 354. This course examines the cultural diversity of tourism and global phenomenon, focusing on non-Western cultures and the impact of culture change in the 21st century. The development of tourism as a global industry is discussed as well an analysis of types of tourists and motivation for travel to various destinations, such as cultural heritage tourism and ecotourism. Case studies illustrate the positive and negative impacts of tourism.

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Nitzky, William D
Location

OFFC TBA

Class Registration Information

Class #
1032
Course
ANTH 338 -
SECT 101
Units
3
Fees
Flat Fee
  • $2,000
Amount per Unit
  • $300 / unit
Capacity
12/12
Class Meeting Dates

06/03/2019 - 07/03/2019

Days

U-S

Times

8:00am5:00pm

ANTH 338 - SECT 101

Culture and Tourism

Class: 1032 Units: 3 Fees: $2,900.00

M-F 06/03/2019 - 07/03/2019 U-S 8:00am5:00pm
This course examines the cultural diversity of tourism as a global phenomenon, focusing on non-Western cultures and the impact of culture change in the 21st century. The development of tourism as a global industry is discussed as well as an analysis of types of tourists and motivation for travel to various destinations, such as cultural heritage tourism and ecotourism. Case studies illustrate the positive and negative impacts of tourism.

Class Notes

This course examines the cultural diversity of tourism as a global phenomenon, focusing on non-Western cultures and the impact of culture change in the 21st century. The development of tourism as a global industry is discussed as well as an analysis of types of tourists and motivation for travel to various destinations, such as cultural heritage tourism and ecotourism. Case studies illustrate the positive and negative impacts of tourism.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Nitzky, William D
Location
OFFC TBA