Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality

Cultural Heritage Tourism

This course examines the development of cultural heritage tourism resources as primary or secondary destination products. Students examine the range of cultural and heritage assets that can become viable tourism attractions including museums, the performing arts, historic sites, and national parks. Topics include: current and future cultural and heritage trends; the role of the organizations involved in cultural heritage tourism; and using cultural heritage resources for economic development. Prerequisite: None
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Associated Degrees