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Tourism, Sport and Leisure

Enrolment code: HGA251/351

Offered: not offered in 2003

Unit description:

Investigates the prominent positions that sport, leisure and tourism occupy in contemporary society. Processes of development and change affecting sport, leisure and tourism, including commercialisation and policy development are examined in the light of competing theoretical approaches. Particular attention is paid to recent empirical research. Topics include: the growth of women’s sports; home leisure and entertainment; and eco-tourism. Australian and Tasmanian case studies are explored and placed in comparative perspective.

Staff Assoc Prof A Franklin For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2 hrs lectures weekly, 1-hr tutorial fortnightly Timetable
Prerequisites 25% at level 100 in Sociology or equiv (S3T: 25% from Schedule B)  
Mutual exclusions HAC228/328  
Assessment mode 3,000-word assignment (40%), final 2-hr exam (60%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Majors: [Discipline and school information] Sociology
Natural Environment and Wilderness Studies
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Tourism
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Bachelor of Science (Natural Environment and Wilderness Management)
Bachelor of Natural Environment and Wilderness Studies
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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