TRMN502: Critical Perspectives on Global Tourism

Course at a glance

Next Start Date

September 6, 2021

Subject Level


Course Description

Explores various themes related to the study of tourism in a global context. Examines theories, concepts and worldviews involved in considering tourism as both an economic and social phenomenon, and from the perspective of the significance of travel in our lives. Considers the relationship between globalization and tourism, both in developed and developing countries. Investigates the interaction of tourism management and the traveler within the broad spectrum of culture, heritage and identity. Applies strategic tools and frameworks, and field observation research.

Course Credits

  • 3.00

General Studies Offerings

General studies courses may be eligible for internal transfer credit into their related programs.

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
September 6, 2021 November 19, 2021 TBD Online
October 18, 2021 December 17, 2021 TBD Blended
September 5, 2022 November 18, 2022 TBD On Campus