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sun icon Class - Spring 2022 sun icon

January 10th to March 1st

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VIDEO:

A BRIEF WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION FROM DR. CHARLES HAMMERSLEY, PROFESSOR PARKS & RECREATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM PROVIDING INFORMATION ABOUT THE COURSE ORGANIZATION

 

IMPORTANT NOTE! - In order to successfully complete this web course, you are required to use and READ your NAU e-mail messages on a daily basis.  If you don't know your NAU e-mail address, user name or password, please contact the Student Technology Center.

(928) 523-9294

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The course is divided into eleven modules. Please complete the assigned modules (those highlighted and hyperlinked) in the order presented. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact me.

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Part 1 The Essence of Ecotourism

Chapter 1 - The Nature of Ecotourism

Chapter 2 - The Ecotourist

Part 2 Core Criteria Used to Define Ecotourism

Chapter 3 - Nature-based

Chapter 4 - Sustainability 1: local participation and benefits

Chapter 5 - Sustainability 2: parks and conservation

Chapter 6 - Learning

Chapter 7 - The Moral Imperative

Part 3 Topics and Issues Important to Ecotourism

Chapter 8 - Socio-cultural and Ecological Impacts of Ecotourism

Chapter 9 - Economic Impacts and Marketing of Ecotourism

Chapter 10 - Development, Governance and Policy

Chapter 11 - Programme Planning

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Class Assignments

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Ecotourism Trend or Issue Review Assignment - Deadline - Monday, February 7 by 11:59 pm

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Ecotour Project Assignment - Deadline - Monday, February 28 by 11:59 pm

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Extra Credit : Tourism Case Study - Deadline - Tuesday, March 1 by 11:59 pm

 Web Assignments

bullet Ecotourism Web Search - Deadline - Friday, January 14 by 11:59 pm
bullet Market Segmentation - Deadline - Friday, January 21 by 11:59 pm
bullet Planning for Protected Areas - Deadline - Friday, January 28 by 11:59 pm
bullet Ecotourism Development - Deadline - Friday, February 11 by 11:59 pm
bullet Non-Government Organizations (NGO) Search - Deadline - Friday, February 18 by 11:59 pm

Important Note: All tests and assignments are open and available beginning on the first day of the course. Assignments and tests may be turned in early, but no assignment or test will be accepted after their due date. Assignments and tests must be submitted by 11:59 PM on the due date.

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Test 1 - Chapters 1 - 5 . Deadline - Friday, February 4 by 11:59 pm

Test 2 - Chapters 6 - 11 . Deadline - Tuesday, March 1 by 11:59 pm

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