2020-2021 College Catalog

HRTM 1110 Travel Industry & Geography

Introduces students to the importance of the travel agent in the hospitality industry and provides an understanding of international national state major cities and their points of interest to the travel customer. Emphasis is placed on career options industry trends travel documents identifying why people travel and how geography is linked to their needs. Topics include: terminology agency operations travel reference guides airline industry other transportation modes hotels and resorts individual travel needs travel and tourism careers miscellaneous services geographical and physical aspects of the Americas and Greenland Europe Middle East and Africa Far East Australia New Zealand and Pacific Islands and travel regulations and documents needed to travel internationally.Minutes: