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Graduate Course Details
Number GPH 701
Title Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism
Credits 3.0


An overview of the broad field of hospitality and tourism emphasizing the understanding of the various phenomena within these industries. Theoretical perspectives on the growth of hospitality and tourism will be covered along with the breadth of the industries within this realm, and an assessment of the supply and demand. This course provides the student with an introductory understanding of the nature and scope of hospitality and tourism, host and guest behavior, and affiliated activities.