Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

445 - Degree in Tourism

29105 - Organisation and administration of tourism businesses

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
29105 - Organisation and administration of tourism businesses
Faculty / School:
177 - Escuela Universitaria de Turismo
445 - Degree in Tourism
445 - First semester
616 - Second semester
Subject Type:
Basic Education

5.1. Methodological overview

The learning process that is designed for this subject is based on the following:

The presentation of the different parts that make up the course for student knowledge, with bibliographic support and  work in class on given bibliographic references an audiovisual  related to the  course, including  videos, movies, blog posts and news.

5.2. Learning tasks

The program that the student is offered to help you achieve the expected results includes the following activities ...

Activities and organization:

1. Individual and group activities.

2. Case studies.

3. Exercises- problems.

4. Document Analysis.

5. Individual quizzes.

6. Individual work.


Working time (in hours)

Attendance to theoretical classes: 55

Attendance to practical classes: 35

Attendance to tutorials: 5

Various activities 5

Study: 73


5.3. Syllabus

1. The company, the employer and the tourism sector.

2. The environment of the tourist company

3. The company as a system.

4. The management of the tourist company

5. The organization of the tourist company.

6. Quality and social responsibility in tourism companies.


5.4. Course planning and calendar

The course Organization and Management of Tourism Companies includes 4 weekly classroom sessions whose concrete planning will be published on Moodle.


5.5. Bibliography and recommended resources

[BB: Bibliografía básica / BC: Bibliografía complementaria]



BB Casanueva Rocha, C. , García del Junco, J. y Caro González, F.. Organización y gestión de empresas turísticas. Madrid : Pirámide, 200