CGG3O - Travel and Tourism: A Geographic Perspective

COURSE Description

Course Title: Travel and Tourism: A Geographic Perspective
Course Code: CGG3O
Grade: 11
Course Type: Open
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: Issues in Canadian Geography, Grade 9, Academic or Applied
Curriculum Policy Document: Canadian and World Studies, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 to 12, 2015
Department:Business Studies
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2017-2018


Course Description: This course focuses on issues related to travel and tourism within and between various regions of the world. Students will investigate unique environmental, sociocultural, economic, and political characteristics of selected world regions. They will explore travel patterns and trends, as well as tensions related to tourism, and will predict future tourism destinations. Students will apply the concepts of geographic thinking and the geographic inquiry process, including spatial technologies, to investigate the impact of the travel industry on natural environments and human communities.