Recreation and Tourism Management

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Graduate Program Curriculum

1. Required Core Courses (12 units)

CourseTitleUnits
RTM 540Human Resources in Recreational Sport and Tourism
3
RTM 550Marketing and Promotion in Recreational Sport and Tourism
3
RTM 684Research Methods and Design
3
RTM 693 BSupervised Internship II 
3

2. Required Specialization Courses (12 units)

a. Tourism, Hospitality, and Travel Management Track  (12 units)

CourseTitleUnits
RTM 510Trends and Issues in Hospitality and Tourism
3
RTM 530Cultural Aspects and Global Perspectives in Tourism
3
RTM 580Seminar in Tourism Planning: A Cultural and International Perspective
3
RTM 610Sustainability in Hospitality and Tourism
3

b. Recreational Sport Management/ Recreation Management Track (12 units)

CourseTitleUnits
RTM 520Trends and Issues in Recreational Sport
3
RTM 560Facility Design in Recreational Sport
3
RTM 600Law, Risk Management and Ethics in Recreational Sport
3
RTM 620Effective Teams and Leaders in Tourism, Hospitality, and Recreation Organizations
3

3. Additional Elective (3 unit, according to specialization),

Select 3 units from graduate catalog listings according to career specialization and in consultation with an academic advisor.

4. Culminating Experience (3 units)

CourseTitleUnits
RTM 698D or RTM 697Graduate Culminating Project/Thesis or Directed Comprehensive Studies3

Total units required for the graduate degree:

30 = 12 (Core) + 12 (Tourism, Hospitality, Travel Management or Recreational Sport Management/Recreation Management Track) + 3 (Additional Elective) + 3 (Culminating Experience)