Hospitality and Tourism: Traveling the Globe

Course Description:

With greater disposable income and more opportunities for business travel, people are traversing the globe in glowing numbers. As a result, hospitality and tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. This course will introduce students to the hospitality and tourism industry, including hotel and restaurant management, cruise ships, spas, resorts, theme parks, and other areas. Students will learn about key hospitality issues, the development and management of tourist locations, event planning, marketing, and environmental issues related to leisure and travel. The course also examines some current and future trends in the field.

Course Details:

Course Title (District): Hospitality and Tourism: Traveling the Globe
Course Title (NCES SCED) : Marketing—Hospitality/Tourism
Course Provider : Whitehall District Schools
Content Provided By : Florida Virtual School
Online Instructor Provided By : Whitehall District Schools
Standards Addressed : None
Ailgnment Document : http://media.mivu.org/mivhs/alignchart/other/HospitalityTourism.pdf
Academic Terms : Accelerated, Semester, Trimester
NCES SCED Code :
Subject Area : Business and Marketing
Course Identifier : Marketing—Hospitality/Tourism
Course Level : (G) General or Regular
Available Credit : 0.5
Sequence : 1 of 1

How To Enroll:

Enrollment Website : https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSesq-7lqJjVBrRuwflE8db22egnhPXuu9DZ_wNmhplsVoor5A/viewform
Email : [email protected]
Phone : (888) 889-2840

Students and Parents: It is important to work closely with your local school counselor or registrar to follow the school's enrollment procedures. By clicking the "Start Registration Request" button below, you will be able to notify the school of your interest in registering for the online course. However, it is the responsibility of the district or school to review the registration request and approve or deny the request. Please make a note to follow up with your school after submitting a registration request.

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Additional Course Information:

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Examine a variety of careers and trends in the hospitality and tourism industry
  • Analyze the advantages and disadvantages, career options, and personal characteristics necessary to be successful in the hospitality industry
  • Compare and contrast the major sectors of the hospitality and tourism industry including hotels, resorts, cruise ships, restaurants, and theme parks.

INACOL Online Course Quality Standards


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Review Conducted By : Michigan Virtual
Date of Review : 05/23/2016

  Unit 1: Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism

  Unit 2: Careers in the Hospitality and Tourism Field

  Unit 3: Hotels

  Unit 4: Restaurants and Food Service

  Unit 5: Travel and Planning

  Unit 6: Event Planning and Conventions/Exhibitions

  Unit 7: Theme Parks and Recreation

  Unit 8: Cruise Ships and Resorts

Term Type Enrollment Opens Enrollment Ends Random Draw Date Enrollment Drop Date Course Starts Course Ends # of Seats Course Fee Potential Additional Costs
Semester 08/01/2020 10/15/2020 07/01/2020 08/31/2020 01/15/2021 35 $0.0000 0.0000
Drop Policy Completion Policy Term Type Enrollment Opens Enrollment Ends
Consult counselor Consult counselor Semester 08/01/2020 10/15/2020

Students can use chat, email or private message system within the course to access highly qualified teachers when they need instructor assistance.