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Professionally Oriented Undergraduate Program of Tourism

Academic study programme TOURISM

CYCLE: 1st cycle

DURATION: 3 years (6 semesters), 180 ECTS

MODE OF STUDY: regular and part-time study

LOCATION OF STUDY: Brežice

TITLE CONFERRED: Diplomant turizma UN

 

The programme is highly interdisciplinary, encouraging students to connect theoretical knowledge from the fields of tourism, organisation, marketing, psychology, informatics, logistics, tourism security … At the same time it encourages students to broaden their knowledge of foreign languages and communication, which will enable them a successful integration into the work processes. Internship in the third year of study is a peculiarity of the programme, enabling the students to gain work experience in tourism. By attending the field work and field trips around Slovenia and abroad, students certainly gain also their own tourist experience.

 

Graduates will be able to design competent and complete tourist offer. Holding leading positions in tourist organisations, they will be able to do their job independently and responsibly, following professional ethical and environmental standards.

 

YEAR 1

 

COURSE TITLE

L

S

T

FW

IW

Total hours

ECTS

1.

Tourism theories

40

 

20

 

110

180

6

2.

Economics of enterprise

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

3.

Geography of tourism

40

 

15

15

110

180

6

4.

Organization of tourist organization

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

5.

First foreign language – English in tourism 1

 

30

 

 

60

90

3

6.

German language for tourism

 

30

 

 

60

90

3

7.

Introduction to commercial law

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

8.

Logistics of tourist systems

30

 

10

10

130

180

6

9.

Informatics and data analysis

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

10.

Slovene cultural heritage and tourism

40

 

15

15

110

180

6

11.

First foreign language – English in tourism 2

 

30

 

 

60

90

3

12.

German language in tourism economy

 

30

 

 

60

90

3

 

Total

290

120

170

40

1180

1800

60

Legend: L – Lectures; S – Seminar; T – Tutorial; FW – Field work; IW – Individual work; ECTS – credits.

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2

 

COURSE TITLE

L

S

T

FW

IW

Total hours

ECTS

1.

Strategies in tourism

30

 

10

10

130

180

6

2.

Finance and management

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

3.

Consumer psychology in tourism

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

4.

Human resources management

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

5.

First foreign language – English in tourism 3

 

30

   

60

90

3

6.

German language and tourism

 

30

   

60

90

3

7.

Marketing and market research in tourism

40

 

15

15

110

180

6

8.

Destination management

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

9.

Tourism security

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

10.

Media culture and tourism

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

11.

Sports tourism

30

 

10

10

130

180

6

 

Total

260

80

150

30

1280

1800

60

Legend: L – Lectures; S – Seminar; T – Tutorial; FW – Field work; IW – Individual work; ECTS – credits.

 

YEAR 3

 

COURSE TITLE

L

S

T

FW

IW

Total hours

ECTS

1.

Sustainable development

30

 

25

15

110

180

6

2.

Sociology of tourism

40

 

30

 

110

180

6

3.

Gastronomy and enogastronomy

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

4.

Elective course 1

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

5.

Elective course 2

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

6.

Elective course 3

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

7.

Internship

 

20

 

 

400

420

14

8.

Graduate thesis

 

10

 

 

290

300

10

 

Total

210

30

120

30

1410

1800

60

Legend: L – Lectures; S – Seminar; T – Tutorial; FW – Field work; IW – Individual work; ECTS – credits.

 

ELECTIVE COURSES

 

COURSE TITLE

L

S

T

FW

IW

Total hours

ECTS

1.

Tourism in 3rd age period

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

2.

Quality and excellence

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

3.

Management of events

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

4.

Health and medical tourism

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

5.

Innovations and good practices in tourism

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

6.

Wellness

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

7.

Gambling tourism

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

8.

Rhetoric in business communication

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

9.

Promotion in tourism

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

10.

Tour guiding and tour managing

30

 

10

10

130

180

6

11.

Third foreign language in tourism – Italian I and II

 

60

   

120

180

6

12.

Enology and tourism

30

 

20

 

130

180

6

Legend: L – Lectures; S – Seminar; T – Tutorial; FW – Field work; IW – Individual work; ECTS – credits.

 

Faculty of Tourism issues part-time mode of study for Academic study programme Tourism as well. Compared to regular study, part-time mode of study performs 1/3 of organised pedagogical work, which means that contact hours are available to the employed students. Part-time study is carried out when minimum 10 students apply for admission to the programme.

 

 

 

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