Objectives

Objectives

  • Formulate a progressive education and training scheme involving both theoretical and practical knowledge of Tourism and Hospitality
  • Prepare qualified and highly trained human resource in the tourism industry through harnessing the ability to understand and expose the economic importance of the industry
  • Build the ability of effective use of information technology(IT) to develop tourism in the region
  • To introduce the history and development of the tourism industry and its importance in the global economy
  • Understand rules, regulations, and legislation which govern the tourism industry
  • Ensure the Ecotourism and importance of Agri-tourism in the region in the region
  • Identify the vital social, cultural, environmental, political and economic impacts of tourism planning and policies
  • Understand the importance of community participation in tourism planning
  • Explore the roles of different stakeholders in tourism development
  • Discuss how principles of sustainability can be applied to tourism in the context of wider social participation and consultation
  • Ensure the coordination with the tourism department of the region
  • Develop the capacity building of the tour operators/guides.