Upon completing this course you will be able to – identify different actors and operations in sport tourism. – understand the motives of sport tourists and the theme’s significance to the competitiveness of companies. – understand the concepts, phenomena and special characteristics related to sport tourism nationally and internationally. – identify the sustainability and environmental issues affecting sport tourism.
Special characteristics of sport tourism Sport and the tourism experiences Sport tourism markets Sport tourism development Sport event tourism Sustainability in sport tourism
Tourism and/or sport business studies.
Online pedagogy via Moodle platform. Teaching is conducted completely online with the use of recorded lectures, articles, assignments and a learning diary.
Brent W. Ritchie, Daryl Adair: Sport Tourism: Interrelations, Impacts and Issues (2004)
Simon Hudson, Bennet P. Lientz and Kathryn Rea Hudson: Sport and Adventure Tourism (2003)
Mark Dodds, Kevin Heisey and Aila Ahonen: Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business (2018)