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Opintojakson toteutussuunnitelma

GroupA11BM/Degree Programme in Business Management (Tornio)
Study unitTTM100 Tourism Management, 5.00 ECTS credits, 133 h
Time of implementationAutumn1/2014-2015
Responsible teacherJauhola Esa
Other teachers
Status of implementationFinished

Description status Under modification
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates01.08.2014 - 24.10.2014
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants  
Enrolment period15.04.2014 - 15.05.2014
Implementation method Virtual studies
Virtuality 5 ECTS credits
R&D integration 0 ECTS credits
Resit dates of the exam
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 

An introductory business course that helps students learn business terminology and provides preliminary study into the areas business planning, ethics, business ownership, business management, human resource management and business cultures.

The purpose is to study and analyze the Barents region as a learning environment from an entrepreneurial perspective.

The aim is to develop competences needed in cross-border business in travel and hospitality in Arctic regions such as service-mindedness, internationalization, service management, business know-how, innovativeness, ethics, service environments for travel and hospitality, and team-working.

Teaching methods

Lectures and group work, active LearnLinc participation.  Case-based teaching and discussions. Team and individual assignment. Presentation of papers.


Weaver D, Lawton L (2010) Tourism Management. Wiley.
Quinn Susan,  Management basics (2010), a free downloadable book on
Teacher’s material in Openmoodle

Assessment criteria  
Pedagogical arrangements