Short Title:Irish Hospitality & Tourism Studies
Full Title:Irish Hospitality & Tourism Studies
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:HOSP H1001
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Travel, tourism and leisure
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Raymond Keaney
Module Description:This syllabus aims to provide a comprehensive introduction to the Irish hospitality & tourism industry.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Know the structure of the Irish tourism industry
LO2 Describe the key components of the Irish tourism industry
LO3 Understand what visitors look for when holidaying in Ireland
LO4 Detail the economic benefits associated with the sector
LO5 Appreciate the employment potential of the sector
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment This will be a report on some aspect of the Irish tourism product. For example, students might undertake a sightseeing tour of Dublin and reflect on what they learned 1,2,3,4,5 30.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 70.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Tutorial No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning No Description 5.00 Every Week 5.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

This module does not have any book resources
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HHOTM_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Hospitality & Tourism Management 1 Mandatory
TA_HHOTM_D_X Bachelor of Arts (Ordinary) International Hospitality and Tourism Management 1 Mandatory