Online lectures/ videos
independent reading materials and information search
Versatile independent assignments (eg. quiz, written text)
Required tools: fast Internet connection, computer, MS Office.
Global Wellness Tourism Economy Report. Global Wellness Institute. (latest e-report)
Grénman, M. & Räikkönen, J. 2015. Well-being and wellness tourism – Same, same but different? Conceptual discussions and empirical evidence. Matkailututkimus, 11, 1, 7–25.
Konu, H. 2010. Identifying potential wellbeing tourism segments in Finland. Tourism Review, 65, 2, 41-51.
Smith, M. & Diekman, A. 2017. Tourism and wellbeing. Annals of Tourism Research, 66, 1–13.
Tuohino, H., Björk, P. & Konu, H. 2011. Wellbeing Tourism in Finland: Finland as a competitive wellbeing tourism destination. University of Eastern Finland. (e-report)
Possible case work provided by wellbeing tourism companies.
Case examples and assignments with both national and global perspective.
15.02.2021 - 25.04.2021
Distance learning (135h) Online lectures and videos 30h Reading material 20h Assignments and information search 85h
10.02.2021 - 28.02.2021
Assignments have a recommended schedule. Latest deadline for all assignments is at the end of the course. No webinars that require attendance at a given time.
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All assignments are assessed as approved-failed. Half-time feedback is provided by teacher if assignments are returned by the recommended schedule.
Avoin AMK (Open UAS) 5
Exchange students: 15
Bachelor's Degree Programme in Tourism Management