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Tourism Destination Development

Dalarna University

12 months
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8629 EUR/year
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At the Tourism Destination Development programme offered by Dalarna University you will learn about assessing global changes in the tourism industry and interpreting these changes in a local situation.

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Overview

You will gain the ability to critically assess the consequences of different strategies for sustainable tourism destination development. These skills and this knowledge will help you join our many graduates who now work internationally as marketing and project assistants, service centre advisors and event managers.

Career Opportunities

Tourism is a major growth industry internationally, and there is an urgent need for knowledge on how to develop destinations in a sustainable manner. The courses in the Tourism Destination Development Programme offered by Dalarna University prepare you to work within the tourism and marketing fields, and can lead to countless job opportunities, including positions as:

  • Junior Online Marketer
  • Tourism Officer
  • Destination Development Consultant
  • Operations Manager
  • You will most likely find work in destination-marketing organisations, at hotels, in activity companies, and within local and regional tourism-planning organisations throughout the world.

Upon completion of the programme, you may also apply for a PhD position within Tourism Studies or similar fields at any Swedish university. You may also apply for a full Bologna Master Degree at some of our partner universities in Europe.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Destination Development
  • Event Tourism - Planning, Marketing, Evaluation
  • Managing and Interpreting Natural and Cultural Heritage Sites
  • Place and Destination Marketing
  • Theory and Research Methods
  • Degree Thesis in Tourism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed bachelor's degree majoring in Human Geography, Business Administration and Management, Tourism Studies, Economics or an equivalent degree or currently completing the final year of studies leading to such a degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8629 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8629 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Total tuition fee: 87 000 SEK for NON-EU/EEA
  • EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.

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