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21917 Tourist Behaviour

There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 27767 Tourist Behaviour AND 277670 Tourist Behaviour



This subject introduces conceptual and methodological approaches to the study of tourist behaviour. It seeks to develop an understanding of tourist behaviour as distinct from other types of leisure experience and travel by exploring the motivation of the tourist and the sociocultural and physical environment of the tourist. A focus is diversity of experience and social inclusion. The subject also examines approaches to managing tourist behaviour. The content of this subject is largely based on contributions from tourism studies, cultural geography, sociology and environmental psychology.

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