Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Geography Of Tourism COG 304 6 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. FATİH ARICİ
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. FATİH ARICİ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective The basic concepts about tourism and how can natural and human tourism values can be considered within the geographical thinking system will be taught
Course Content Basic concepts, development stages of tourism activities, natural and human tourism sources, proper utilization of tourism sources and use of these resources in the economy
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Describe the principle theme of tourism geography Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Explain the principle concepts and terms of tourism Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
3 Debate the role of the subjects of tourism geography in tourism planning and acquiring the ability to get involved in this planning Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Brain Storming, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 The relationship between tourism and geography Discussion, Simulation, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 İncluding to abilty to tourism planning and organizing Discussion, Simulation, Brain Storming, Case Study, Problem Solving, Project / Design, Portfolio, Performance Task,
6 Using knowledge acquired from the course of tourist guiding can do Case Study, Problem Solving, Project Based Learning, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is Tourism and Recreation Geography?
2 Demand and motivations in Tourism
3 Attractions in Tourism
4 Natural and Human tourism sources
5 Tourism and Transport
6 Accommodation
7 Utilization of the Sources with Tourism Purposes, Holiday Places
8 Midterm Exam
9 The policies for the development of tourism, planning in tourism
10 Tourism in Europe
11 Tourism in Africa and Middle East
12 Tourism in America
13 Tourism in Asia
14 Tourism in Turkey
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To have advance-level information and comprehension which stay up with textbook that contain to current informations, practise equipments and other scientific contexts, able to use these ones X
2 To evaluate concepts, opinions and datas with scientific methods in geography and geographical information technology field.To determine to complicated problem and subjects, its able to analising, able to discuss, able to develop to suggestions which based upon to proof and research
3 To instruct professional or beginner listener groups about subject associated with geography and geographical information technology.Able to transfer to the listeners of ideas,problems and solutions by oral and written examination X
4 Able to show administer advance-level working freely
5 To discover solution methods on complicated conditions in practise in geography and geographical information technology field
6 Able to administer thereby planning of activities directed towards professional evolution
7 To know foreign language for able to communicate with colleauges and to follow up to informations on geography and geographical information technology field
8 Able to use of technologies of informatics and communication with knowledge of computer software and hardware
9 To have satisfactoriness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced
10 To have knowledge and consciousness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced X
11 Conscious about professional security, health, quality control and its management and environmental protection
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
Total 20
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignment 1 20 20
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 20 20
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.6
dersAKTSKredisi 6