Recreation and Tourism Management

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Graduate Program Curriculum

1. Required Core Courses (15 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
RTM 697  or RTM 698DDirected Comprehensive Studies or Graduate Project/Thesis
3

2. Required Specialization Courses (12 units)

a. Tourism and Travel Management Track  (12 units)

CourseTitleUnits
*RTM 500Foundations in Tourism, Hospitality and Recreation
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
RTM 695 Alternative Tourism 3

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

CourseTitleUnits
*RTM 500Foundations in Tourism, Hospitality and Recreation3
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

* For students whose Bachelor's degree is not in Recreation, Hospitality, Travel and Tourism studies or allied field. 

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.


Total units required for the graduate degree:

30 = 15 (Core) + 12 (Tourism and Travel Management Track or Recreational Sport Management/Recreation Management Track) + 3 (Additional Elective)