115-0332/01 – Geography of Tourism (GEOCR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ManagementCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. RNDr. Arnošt Wahla, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. RNDr. Arnošt Wahla, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2008/2009Year of cancellation2008/2009
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOV07 RNDr. Jiří Kovář
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- Expand the existing formal school knowledge of geography and cartography. - Develop the necessary regional geographical knowledge, skills / competencies for the profession of geography of CR.

Teaching methods



Introducing students to the deployment of essential tourist attractions, both in CR and in the main centers of tourism of current world and simultaneously with the natural conditions, socio-economic and historical development of the state. Students completing the course should to be able to acquire a set of skills and information for the development of specific tour programs and acquire basic skills in the tourist guide.

Compulsory literature:

LEW, Alan, C. Michael HALL and Dallen J. TIMOTHY. World Geography of Travel and Tourism: A Regional Approach. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2008. ISBN 978-0750679787. MOWFORTH, Martin and Ian MUNT. Tourism and Sustainability: Development, Globalisation and New Tourism in the Third World. 3th ed. New York: Routledge, 2009. ISBN 13:978-0-415-41403-6.

Recommended literature:

BONIFACE, Brian, Chris COOPER and Robyn COOPER. Worldwide Destinations: The geography of travel and tourism. 6th ed. New York: Routledge, 2012. ISBN 978-0-080-97040-0.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 0 (0) 0
                Other task type Other task type 0  0
        Examination Examination 100 (100) 51
                Written examination Written examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2008/2009 (B6208) Economics and Management (6501R006) Tourism Economics (02) Tourism Economics P Czech Uherské Hradiště 3 Compulsory study plan

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