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Studiepoeng:
7.5
Ansvarlig avdeling:
Avdeling for økonomi og samfunnsvitenskap
Emneansvarlige:
  • Birnir Egilsson
  • Ole Martin Kleivenes
  • Geir Oterhals
Undervisningssemester:
Vår, Høst
Undervisningsspråk:
Engelsk
Varighet:
½ år

IDR210 Adventure Management (Høst 2020)

Om emnet

This course investigates key principles and practices involved in the management of commercial outdoor tourism, sport and recreation that includes a significant element of excitement. The course begins by introducing the market for adventure and the size and scope of the adventure industry. The main focus of the course is then on how adventure is managed. For instance, entrepreneurship and strategic approaches to adventure, adventure planning, business planning, and operations management. The course also considers trends and issues that are likely to influence the adventure industry of the future.

Drawing on expertise from some of the leading academics and practitioners throughout the world, the course covers various adventure management issues including:

  • The adventure management environment
  • Business models applicaple to adventure management
  • The role of marketing in adventure management
  • Risk management
  • Stakeholder management
  • Project management 
  • Sustainability in Adventure Tourism

Emnet er tilknyttet følgende studieprogram

Studentens læringsutbytte etter bestått emne

By the end of the course the student should:

  • know the basics in adventure planning and operations management
  • know the basics concerning entrepreneurship and innovation within the adventure industry
  • know the role of adventure marketing and market research, and be able to do a market analysis
  • Understand key elements of the adventure experience and how they can be managed
  • be able to identify trends and issues that are likely to influence the adventure industry of the future
  • Understand the pillars of sustainable adventure mangament.

 

Undervisnings- og læringsformer

2 day excursion "Experiencing adventure event" (obligatory). Students that do not attend are not alloved to take the final exam.

Lecture 3 hours per week

Homework (est. 3 hours per week)

Arbeidskrav - vilkår for å avlegge eksamen

  • Obligatorisk arbeidskrav: Ekskursjoner
  • Antall arbeidskrav: 1
  • Påkrevde arbeidskrav: 1
  • Fremmøte: Påkrevd
  • Kommentar:

Eksamen

  • Vurderingsform: Hjemmeeksamen
  • Andel: 75%
  • Varighet: -
  • Gruppering: Gruppe
  • Karakterskala: Bokstavkarakter
  • Hjelpemidler: Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
  • Vurderingsform: Muntlig skoleeksamen
  • Andel: 25%
  • Varighet: -
  • Gruppering: Gruppe
  • Karakterskala: Bokstavkarakter
  • Hjelpemidler: Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler

Evaluering av emnet

In groups:

Coursework - Final Report (75%)
Oral presentation (25%)

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