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Cultural Tourism (6 points)


Leader: Dr David Dunstan

Berwick Second semester 2003 (Day)
Berwick Second semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: Introduction to Cultural Tourism in International and Australian contexts. Theory and development of cultural tourism. The role of cultural institutions such as museums, theme parks and galleries and precincts such as Southbank, Chapel Street and the Rocks. The thematic interaction of tourism with hinterland districts, festivals, heritage and indigenous culture. Developing and interpreting cultural tourism attractions.

Assessment: Short test: 20% + Research and presentation of a one-day tour (2000 words): 40% + Seminar exercises (1000 words): 20% + Site review (1000 words): 20%

Contact Hours: 3 hours per week

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