Checking date: 31/07/2023

Course: 2023/2024

Public law in tourism
Bachelor in Tourism (Plan: 381 - Estudio: 209)


Department assigned to the subject: Public State Law Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
1. Identifying and applying the law governing public administration bodies, and its constitutional context. 2. Understanding the legal framework governing the organization of Public Administration. 3. Getting a sector-based knowledge of the legal instruments and the regulatory tools included in the different courses included in the Administrative Law curriculum. 4. Dealing with Administrative Law laws and regulations: finding, interpreting and applying the legal rules in this field. 5. Getting the ability to abstract thinking and understanding the legal concepts pertaining to governmental agencies, and applying them to real cases.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Lesson 1. Administrative Regulation Lesson 2. Constitution and Tourism Policies Lesson 3. The tourist Lesson 4. Natural Resources and Tourism Regulation Lesson 5. Infrastructure and natural resources Lesson 6. Tourism Services and another relevant activities Lesson 7. Travel-related services Lesson 8. Travel agencies and tour operator services, tourist guide services and other related services Lesson 9. Tourism professions Lesson 10. Supervision
Learning activities and methodology
The continuous evaluation system is based on a practice-oriented teaching that aims to reinforce the learning of theory through direct experience in cases that should facilitate the understanding and management of its content. Academic activities are divided into Master Lessons (large group) and Practice Sessions (small groups). 1. Master classes (Large Groups), in which the general lines of the subject matter of the corresponding topic will be exposed. 2. Practical Sessions (Small Groups), in which specific activities are developed through which a practical vision of the content of the topics will be offered. The activities to be carried out will consist of solving practical exercises, as well as, where appropriate, other control activities such as reading the bibliography or relevant sentences and surprise tests or questions to check the level of knowledge on the topics. These activities will be duly announced in Aula Global. The tutorials will be held at the time and under the conditions determined by the teacher in Aula Global.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • Carmen Fernandez Rodriguez . Administrative law of tourism. Marcial Pons . 2020
  • Eduardo Gamero Casado . Administrative law for non-legal studies. Tecnos . 2021
  • Luciano Parejo Alfonso . Administrative Law Lessons. Tirant lo blanch . 2022
  • María Lidón Lara Ortiz. Administrative regulation of tourism. Tirant lo blanch . 2018
  • Tomás de la Quadra-Salcedo; José Vida Fernández; José Luis Peñaranda. . Administrative Law . 2012 .
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The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.