Courses & Units

Food, Wine and Agritourism BMA319



This unit aims to equip students with an advanced knowledge about 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.


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

Dr Alison Dunn

Teaching staff

Dr Alison Dunn

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


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


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2015: $1,283.00 2015: $2,093.00 080700

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BMA115 or equivalent introductory level unit.


Teaching Pattern

Two hour lecture, one hour tutorial


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