SPORTS SCIENCES

TOURISM

 

COORDINATORS:

PROF. DR. DERMAN KÜÇÜKALTAN (İSTANBUL AREL UNIVERSITY)

DR. MUSTAFA DOĞAN (BATMAN UNIVERSITY)

DR. SEBAHATTİN EMRE DİLEK (BATMAN UNIVERSITY)

 

Tourism - Three units of tourism science studies

 

Nature-based tourism unit employes scientific approaches and methods, such as geography, ecology or environmental studies, to discuss preservation and appropriate use of natural environment and regional resources.

 

Culture-based tourism unit employes engineering knowledges, such as city planning and architecture, to preserve historical and cultural resources, and to involve local residents to community activities to make the region more attactive to both tourists and residents.

 

Tourism policy and information unit employes social engineering skills, such as policy studies, psychology, and infomation science, to discuss tourism policy, to discover new tourism behavior, and to develop new information media.

 

  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Heritage Tourism
  • Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Hotel and Restaurant/Beverages Management
  • Health and Wellness Tourism
  • Visitor Management
  • Tourism and Immigration
  • Marketing Approaches/Strategies in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Accounting and Finance in Tourism and Hospitality Industry
  • Information Technology in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Human Resource Management in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Volunteer Tourism
  • Tourism Security and Safety
  • Innovation in Tourism
  • Tourism Development, Policy and Planning
  • Local Government Role and Tourism Development
  • Theoretical Perspectives on Tourism
  • Economic/Social/Environmental/Cultural Impacts of Tourism
  • Alternative and Special Forms of Tourism
  • Destination Marketing
  • Information Technology in Tourism
  • Tourism Research and Methodology
  • Challenges and Best Practices of Tourism
  • Negotiation in Tourism
  • Transportation and Tourism
  • The Future of Tourism
  • The Effects of Crime, Terrorism, Safety and Security
  • Managing Human Resources in Hospitality and Tourism
  • Emerging Destinations and Innovation
  • History and tourism
  • Heritage and society
  • Urban and rural development and tourism
  • Macroeconomic issues of tourism
  • Tourism management and marketing
  • History of travel and geographical exploration
  • Festivals and events in tourism industry
  • Museums and conservation
  • Sports tourism
  • Climate and tourism
  • Recreational tourism
  • Cruise industry
  • MICE industry
  • Tour operations and travel agencies

 

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