Topics in Adventure Tourism

This course covers specialized topics related to understanding, developing, managing and marketing various types of adventure tourism products.


Topics explored may include outdoor recreation, adventure sports such as mountaineering, and travel to extreme destinations such as the arctic and space. Some classes will focus on Maine’s adventure tourism industry, while others may explore national and international case studies. Guest speakers, site visits and other experiences will connect students with real-world examples. Cr 3.

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor
CountryUnited States
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionUniversity of Southern Maine
Begin date20.01.2020
End date01.05.2020
Registration deadline-
ECTS credits3.0
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyTravel, tourism and leisure
Teaching placePortland campus
Tagstourism
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