The objective of the subject is that students, beyond what they can study in a transversal way in other subjects, can carry out a monographic and global approach to Sustainable Tourism, reflecting and debating on it, incorporating a broader vision, acquiring concepts and key knowledge and analyzing good and bad practices.
UNIT 1. CONCEPTS ON SUSTAINABLE TOURISM: PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABILITY, CARRYING CAPACITY, ETC .
UNIT 2. GUIDELINES, STRATEGIES, PLANS, PROGRAMS, PROJECTS AND OTHER INSTRUMENTS LINKED TO SUSTAINABLE TOURISM
UNIT 3. INDICATORS LINKED TO SUSTAINABLE TOURISM
CASE STUDIES FOR THE SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF TOURIST DESTINATIONS:
CS1. Tourism sustainability in natural heritage and biodiversity. Ecotourism
CS2. Tourism sustainability linked to rural destinations. Rural tourism
CS3. Tourism sustainability in urban destinations
CS4. Tourism sustainability, mobility and transport
CS5. Tourism sustainability and accommodation
CS6. Tourism sustainability and tourism service companies