Module 1: Introduction - What is Tourism?

    Learning Objectives:


Ability to define the terms tourism, excursionist, visitor, foreign visitor and travel.


Ability to identify various forms or transportation used in tourism.


Ability to describe the four dimensions of tourism.


Ability to identify the four essentials necessary for tourism to occur.


Be able to locate various tourism data from the internet.

To complete this Topic successfully, please complete the following activities in the order shown below:

Textbook Reading: No text assignment for this module.  Read the on-line lesson.

On-line Lesson: What is Tourism?

video Greenbox Eco Eye - Ecotourism in Ireland

Once you have completed the activities in this topic, you should:

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