MAST-121 - Introduction to Adventure Tourism Industry

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 45 hours Prerequisites: None Delivery Method: On-campus Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/MAST121.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 while examining the positive and negative impacts the industry has on communities, ecosystems, and economies. Topics of land use, environmental impacts and cultural considerations in tourism are discussed. This also helps students evaluate the scope of career options and define their own role in this exciting industry.