Tourism I Course (Distance Education)
ACS Distance Education
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Learn more about tourism with this distance learning course. Tourism has become a major recreation pursuit, and commercial industry world wide. It is so significant today that some regions (even some countries) economies, are more heavily dependent upon tourism than anything else. The tourism industry encompasses the provision of all those services used by people when travelling away from home. The reason for travel is most obviously "a holiday"; but may also be "business". There are ten lessons in this module as follows:
Travel Industry Overview/Introduction : Holiday travel, Business travel, Resources, Components of travel (Accommodation, Transport, Food, Luggage/what to take, Health, Money, etc)
Destinations : Local, State, Interstate, International; health before departure.
Money, Insurance & Legalities : Credit cards, traveller's cheques, exchange rates, International driving, quarantine laws, Islamic law, political concerns, tariffs, duty free, departure taxes etc.
Transport - Airline reservations : International Air Transport Assn, Aircraft types, Flight information, transfers, time zones, passports, visas, baggage, travelling with animals, making a reservation, etc.
Transport - Car Rental : Types of hire cars, reading manuals, different road rules, making reservations, cost structures, etc
Transport -Other, boat (ferries, cruising), bus, rail etc
Accommodation : Camping, Caravans, Tents, B & B's & Guesthouses, Hotels, Youth Hostels, Resorts, etc
Travel Agency Systems : Ethics, Tourist organisations, Client records and accounts procedures, etc.
Special Project -planning a trip
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