Travel and Tourism

                                                                        

Travel & Tourism Industry prepares candidates to understand the interrelationships between tourism and overall economy. The emphasis throughout this program is on relationship marketing, sales and services and more specifically on air fares and ticketing, transportation, geography, quality service, attractions and food and beverage operations.

Curriculum for the (B.A.)

Number of credits: 96

University Requirements (15 credits)

ENG201

Academic English

3 cr

ARAB201

Introduction to Arabic Language

3 cr

COMP201

Computer Applications

3 cr

CS201

Cultural Studies I

3 cr

GHN201

General Health and Nutrition

3 cr

 

Faculty Requirements (22 credits)

ENG 202

Advanced Academic English

3 cr

TOUR 100

Introduction to tourismology

2 cr

TOUR 105

Legislations & organizations in tourism

2 cr

TOUR 110

World travel geography

3 cr

TOUR 115

Travel agencies & tour operators

2 cr

TOUR 120

Transport (Air, land and water)

3 cr

TOUR 125

Tourism Research skills

3 cr

TTOUR 220

Accommodation products

1 cr

TTOUR 230

Travel Formalities Requirements

3 cr

 

Major requirements (37 credits)

TOUR 010

Second foreign language

3 cr

TTOUR 225

History of art tourism

2 cr

TTOUR 240

Tourism Marketing

3 cr

TTOUR 225

 Travel Management

3 cr

TTOUR 210

Tourism Destination I

3 cr

TTOUR 245

Sustainable Tourism

2 cr

TOUR 015

Third foreign languages I

3 cr

TTOUR 250

Tourism Sociology & Anthropology

2 cr

TTOUR 260

Food & Beverage Management

3 cr

TTOUR 235

Air, land and sea freight

2 cr

TTOUR 215

First Aids (Safety Tour)

1 cr

TTOUR 265

Discover Lebanon

1 cr 

TTOUR 205

Travel and Tourism Seminar

1 cr

TTOUR 200

Research Project

3 cr

TOURE 500

Elective I

2 cr

TOURE 510

Elective III

3 cr

Concentration in Guidance (22 credits)

ARC 223

Ancient & medieval art & architecture

3 cr

ARC 224

Renaissance & modern art & architecture

3 cr

TTOUR 300

Internship (Training/stage)

4 cr

TTOUR 305

Destination field trip

2 cr

TTOUR 310

Tourism destinations II

3 cr

TTOUR 315

Tourism destinations III

3 cr

TTOUR 320

Third foreign languages II

3 cr

TTOUR 325

Tourist Guide Techniques

1 cr

 

Concentration in Reservation & Ticketing (22 credits)

TTOUR 400

Internship (Training/stage)

1 cr

TTOUR 405

Tour Packages and Operational Technique

3 cr

TTOUR 410

Air fares & ticketing I

3 cr

TTOUR 415

Air fares & ticketing II

3 cr

TTOUR 420

Tourism computer reservation system (GDS)

2 cr

TTOUR 425

Tourism Issues in Travel Industry

2 cr

TTOUR 430

Convention, exhibition & special events

3 cr

TTOUR 435

E-Travel

1 cr

TTOUR 445

Event Management

2 cr

TOURE 505

Elective II

2 cr