Content: Definition of coastal and maritime tourism; coastal and maritime tourism sector; demand and supply; regulation, planning and management; integrated coastal zone management; sustainability and responsibility; impacts of climate change on tourism industry.
Competence: Student defines the concept of coastal and maritime tourism and analyses its state of play as a sector of Blue Growth. Student compares demand and supply of coastal and marine locations and water-based activities. Student explains the importance of regulating, planning, and managing the sector and the impacts of climate change on tourism industry. Student explores responsibility and sustainability in coastal and maritime tourism. Classification of competence: Basic level.
This is a non-stop 100% online course that is available 10.1.2022-30.11.2022 and studied at own pace without any scheduled lectures. There are five individual assignments (one is a Moodle exam) that are submitted 30.3.2022, 30.5.2022, 30.7.2022 or 30.11.2022. The final deadline for all assignments is 30 November 2022. After this date no assignments can be submitted and the course is closed.
Moodle, MS Word.
You must activate the SAMK-ID and @student.samk.fi email address to complete the course. After your enrolment has been processed, the Student Services Secretary will send you the activation instructions to the email you provided in the enrolment form.
There is a limited number of students approved on this course. When you fill out the electronic application (Enrolment -section), you will see if there were places left. If the course was already full, you can find the waitlist (=varasija) with a waiting number in the end of the course title. Applications are processed in the next two weeks, but not processed during the Christmas break (20 December 2021 – 9 January 2022). When your enrolment has been processed, the Student Services Secretary will send you a message with instructions on how to activate the SAMK student identifier to the email address you provided in the application form.
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