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Swinburne University of Technology
This online Tourism Planning and Resource Management unit from Open Universities Australia and Swinburne University of Technology examines the degree and forms of interdependence prevailing in the tourism system at a global, regional, and local level.
At the successful completion of this unit, you will be knowledgeable in the roles and functions of tourism associations designed to facilitate tourism enterprises.
You will also have the ability to adapt to the continuing technological advantages in communication media that are available to tourism enterprises, and learn how to use them judiciously.
Key learning outcomes also include the ability to develop and manage sustainable tourism strategies in any region.
To be eligible for this unit, you must have successfully completed the following unit:
You must have also completed 9 units in addition to Introduction to Tourism.
In this Tourism Planning and Resource Management unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is part of a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This unit equips you with sound knowledge of the finite nature of resources, and the importance of prudent and responsible tourism industry management. You will also possess skills in stakeholders’ rights and aspirations, and the need for an inclusive approach to tourism planning.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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Contemporary Issues in Tourism is an undergraduate level 2 unit offered by Swinburne University that explores the challenges currently facing the global tourism industry. Studying this unit will put students in good stead for further study in the field of tourism.