This section presents the competences associated to the subject:
CB3: Students acquire the ability to gather and interpret relevant data (usually within their area of study) to make judgments that include a reflection on relevant social, scientific or ethical issues.
CG3: Students acquire the ability to gather and interpret quantitative, qualitative and spatial data relevant to make judgments that include a critical reflection on relevant issues of territorial, social, economic, legal, scientific or ethical, related to tourism.
CE1: Students understand the principles of tourism, its spatial, social, cultural, legal, political, labor and economic dimensions, and acquire a comprehensive vision of the tourism phenomenon.
CE2: Students understand the dynamic and evolving nature of tourism and the new leisure society.
CE4: Students understand the relationship between economy and society in a world strongly conditioned by technological progress and climate change, with the aim of developing tourism activities that contribute to sustainability.
CE5: Students acquire capacities to analyze the interrelations between the physical environment and human societies and their distribution on the earth's surface; as well as analyzing and interpreting spaces, landscapes and cartography.
The learning outcomes are the following:
LO1: Acquired advanced knowledge and understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects and the methodology of work in the different disciplines of study in the field of tourism
LO2: Apply the knowledge acquired, the understanding of this knowledge and their abilities to solve complex and / or specialized problems in the professional field
LO3: Have the ability to collect and interpret data and information to focus their conclusions, including the reflection on social, scientific or ethical issues within the scope of their field of study.