Introduction to Ecotourism

More and more people are expected to travel each year, but at what cost? Introduction to Ecotourism invites you to explore a more sustainable and responsible model for tourism.

Ecotourism is the fastest growing sector of the tourism industry. It has the potential to build local economies, provide opportunities for cultural exchange and encourage sustainable development in tourism. It also has its challenges. 

Join a community of like-minded people to explore what ecotourism is all about, engage in critical discussion and build your knowledge. Throughout the course, you will also be prompted to build a brief business plan for an ecotourism enterprise. 

What You Will Learn

At the end of this free course, you will be able to:

  • Understand key concepts and principles that underpin ecotourism
  • Recognise and critically discuss a range of issues associated with running an ecotourism business
  • Become an active member in your course community

 

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