ATBO-101 - Principles of Tourism

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 45 hours Prerequisites: Minimum 65% in either English 12, English Studies 12, English First Peoples 12, ENGL 090, or equivalent. Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $365.28 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/ATBO101.pdf

This course provides an overview of the variety, products and infrastructure of adventure tourism in the province. Students explore past trends and discuss the future of adventure tourism. A variety of assignments, presentations,  and guest speakers will help guide students to investigate the ecological, economic and cultural impacts of tourism on the community. This course also helps students to evaluate the scope of career options,  and to define their own role in this exciting industry.