SECS-P/06 - 6 CFU - 2° Semester

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

The course aims to provide the main elements for understanding tourism phenomena. During the course, students will learn more about the different players in the tourism supply chain and the direct and indirect effects that sector produces in the destination

Course Structure

Frontal lessons and cases studies. If the lessons will be in mixed or remote mode, there may be some variations in order to respect the program provided and reported in the syllabus.

Detailed Course Content

Tourism development in Italy

Tourism macroeconomic system

Tourism policies

Models of destination development

The firms of the tourism sector

Textbook Information

Foreign students could choose between english or italian language program

english language program

Dwyer, L., Forsyth, P., & Dwyer, W. (2010). Tourism economics and policy. Channel View Publications (chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21)

Open in PDF format Versione in italiano