Courses & Units

Food, Wine and Agritourism BMA319

Hobart

Introduction

This unit equips you with an advanced knowledge concerning the role of food, wine and agritourism as visitor attractions at regional destinations. Food and wine tourism is a rapidly growing sector of tourism, which reflects changing lifestyles and increasing diversification within the tourism industry. Food and wine form integral parts of the visitor experience in many destinations throughout the world. Together, they form an integral part of the Agritourism sector. This unit explores the development of the food and wine tourism industry, the concept and size of agritourism, food and wine business development, marketing and broad trends affecting tourism enterprises within this sector.

Summary

Unit name Food, Wine and Agritourism
Unit code BMA319
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
TSBE
Discipline Marketing
Coordinator

Dr Alison Dunn

Teaching staff

Dr Alison Dunn

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2017: $1,324.00 2017: $2,438.00 080700

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

BMA115

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Two hour lecture, one hour tutorial

Assessment

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Textbooks

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