Ecotourism and Sustainability

The principal aspects of the programme in Ecotourism and Sustainability include planning, development and management of ecological systems and sustainable tourism.

The subject material is drawn from many different fields:

  • tourism,
  • eco-philosophy,
  • ecology,
  • biological conservation and biological diversity,
  • sustainable planning and management,
  • cultural studies and outdoor activities.

The programme combines theoretical understanding and practical experience, including case studies and field trips.

The language of instruction is English.

 
Career opportunities/Further studies

The programme will provide an education that may be applied in various fields, such as economics, outdoor life, ecology, culture and sustainable forms of tourism. Successful candidates may use this qualification to seek positions in the travel industry, outdoor activities, service professions and various types of administrative and consultancy activities.

 

Published by Silje Kontni Systad - 15/04/2013

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