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    May 25, 2024  
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HSPTR 220 - Ecotourism



5.0 Credits
Elements of Ecotourism with a focus on how business and government tourism enterprises are investing in Ecotourism and sustainability. Special emphasis on the positive and negative impacts of tourism on indigenous cultures and ecosystems.
Course-level Learning Objectives (CLOs)
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Define the concepts of Ecotourism and sustainable development in the hospitality industry.
  2. Develop criteria for evaluating businesses and government tourism organization’s sustainability practices.
  3. Research companies whose business models meet the criteria developed above.
  4. Analyze the impact of Ecotourism and sustainable practices on environments and people.
  5. Utilize case studies to review and evaluate Ecotourism companies and plans.
  6. Examine and evaluate the growing Ecotourism business in the United States and internationally.



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