Communication and digitalisation in tourism
7.5 ECTS credits
The course cantres on how digitalisation affects the tourism industry. Students acquire tools to critically review how the development in social media and digital solutions affect tourism development with a focus on a democratic perspective and the representation of place. Students develop understanding of the use of digital tools and methods in relation to defining and representing place. Case studies are used to develop and enhance the experience of a destination.
Progressive specialisation: G1N (has only upper‐secondary level entry requirements)
Education level: Undergraduate level
Admission requirements: General admission requirements
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
This course is included in the following programme
- Tourism Programme (studied during year 2)
- Start Autumn 2020
- Mode of study Campus
- Language English, if required by international students
- Course code TVGT32
- Application code KAU-35783
- Study pace 100% (Day)
- Study period week 46–50