541-0126/02 – Technika služeb turismu (TST)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
NIE096 Ing. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.
STR38 Ing. Alena Straková
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Identify and define the types of services used in tourism, to link legislation in the Czech Republic and its application in legal relations between the travel agency and the participants in tourism. Know the principles of advertising and promotion in the preparation of the tourism event, apply the principles of the economic balance sheet and the subsequent evaluation of the work of travel agencies.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Students will learn about the nature and the system of tourism, with different types and forms. The course gives information about the character and the specifics of tourism services as well as various types of basic and complementary services in the tourism such as travel agency and agency services, transport services by road, rail, air and ship, as well as accommodation and catering services, insurance services, spa services and customs, foreign and visa obligations in the implementation of tourism. The aim is to provide students with an overview of individual tourism services (basic and supplementary) familiar with their essence and peculiarities. The subject contains basic information about legal relations in the field of tourism. The aim is also to equip students with the basic skills to provide individual tourism services and to stimulate the development of their management and organizational skills.

Compulsory literature:

Jayapalan, N.: Introduction To Tourism, Atlantic Publishers & Dist, 2001, 296 pp. ISBN 81-7156-977-3 Lickorish, L. J., jenkins, C. L.: An introduction to tourism. New York: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1997, 256 pp. ISBN 0750619562.

Recommended literature:

Plesník, P., Dluhošová, R.: International tourism. Opava: Slezská univerzita v Opavě, 2016, 73 pp. ISBN 978-80-7510-199-0. Nedelea, A., Korstanje, M., George B. P.: Strategic tools and methods for promoting hospitality and tourism services. Hershey, PA: Business Science Reference, 2016, 326 pp. ISBN 9781466697621.

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

Seminar work on the given topic and a written exam verifying the knowledge in the scope of professional literature, content of lectures and exercises.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. The system and economy of tourism 2. Specific features of tourism services - division 3. Road transport 4. Rail transport 5. Air and water transport 6. Other forms of transport 7. Congress and incentive tourism, MICE tourism 8. Travel travel agency and agencies 9. Passport, visa, customs and exchange services 10. Insurance and health services, responsibility for damages 11. Spa services, classification of spa centres, basic and complementary services 12. Accommodation services, categorization of accommodation facilities 13. Catering services, world and national gastronomy, gastro tourism 14. Specific forms of tourism, significance of events for tourism

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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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan

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