541-0124/02 – Geografie turismu (GT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits6
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KUB0247 Ing. Jan Kubáč
MAR31 prof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.
NIE096 Ing. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to inform students with the tourism geography in different parts of the world. After completing the subject, the student should have knowledge of the basic concepts, theory and methodology of tourism geography and should understand the relation of factors that affect tourism. Knowledge from geography in different parts of the world helps in the preparation of offers and products of tourism.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The subject is focused on the classification of tourism and on the description of individual factors (natural and socio-economic) affecting the deployment of tourism. Students will get information about localization, selective and realization prerequisites of tourism. The practical part of the exercise is focuses on the planning and preparation of excursions with geoscience themes.

Compulsory literature:

NELSON, V.: An introduction to the geography of tourism. Second Edition. Lanham: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD, 2017, 383 pp. ISBN 9781442271081. HUDMAN, L. E., JACKSON, R. H.: Geography of travel & tourism. 4th ed. Clifton Park, NY: Thomson/Delmar Learning, 2002, 552 pp. ISBN 0-7668-3256-5.

Recommended literature:

HALL, C. M., PAGE, S.: The geography of tourism and recreation: environment, place and space. Fouth edition. New York: Routledge, 2014, 470 pp. ISBN 978-0-415-83399-8. WIDAWSKI, K., WYRZYKOWSKI, J.: The geography of tourism of Central and Eastern European countries. Second edition. New York: Springer, 2017, 551 pp. ISBN 978-3-319-42203-9.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Znalostí jsou v průběhu semestru kontrolovány pomocí semestrálního projektu a prezentacemi v MS PowerPoint. Studium předmětu je zakončeno zkouškou, ke které lze přistoupit až po získání zápočtu. Zkouška má písemnou a ústní část.

E-learning

Other requirements

The study recommended literature. Seminar work and written test to checking the knowledge in the professional literature, the content of lectures and exercises.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Definition, classification and basic terminology of the geography. 2. Classification of tourism from the point of view of geography. 3. Factors affecting the deployment of tourism I. - natural prerequisites of tourism. 4. Factors affecting the deployment of tourism II. - socio-economic prerequisites of tourism. 5. Location, selective and realization prerequisites of tourism. 6. Spatial organization of tourism. 7. Types of maps, GIS and global navigation systems in tourism. 8.-9. Tourism geography in the Czech republic. 10. Tourism geography in Europe. 11. Tourism geography in America. 12. Tourism geography in Asia. 13. Tourism geography in Australia, New Zealand and Oceania.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2017/2018 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: doplnit, doplnit, doplnit,doplnit, doplnit.

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2020/2021 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan

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