Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
Rapid social change impacts on the ways people socialise, spend their money, work and participate in leisure. The leisure industry is also going through rapid change with the emergence of new forms of leisure such as extreme sports, multi-purpose leisure centres, online gaming and adventure tourism. This subject introduces you to leisure industry components such as recreation, sport, entertainment and tourism to examine how businesses may leverage opportunities that arise with changes in leisure participation.
|Unit name||The Business of Leisure|
Dr Clayton Hawkins
|Available as student elective?||No|
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|Cradle Coast||Term 1||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
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Blended mode: Online content, full-day workshop (x2), weekly tutorials
AT1: A Week of Leisure (20%) AT2: Business Report (30%) AT3: Leisure Business Opportunity (50%)
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Veal, AJ, Darcy, S & Lynch, R, 2013, Australian Leisure, (4th ed.). Frenchs Forest, NSW: Pearson
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