Overview of the career opportunities within the travel and tourism industries. Includes airlines, cruise lines, tour operators, wholesalers, charter operations, hotel representatives, car rental agencies, tourist offices, meeting and convention planning companies, incentive travel, consolidators, travel agencies, and home-based agents. Specific job titles and necessary skills will be examined.


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HOSP 1101-NET01

Duration: 16 week session

Instructor: Kathleen Talenco

Special Requirements: None






For questions regarding this course, contact the instructor or COD Online support.

Credit Hours

3 credit hours



Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.

Time Requirements

Students can expect to spend 10-12 hours each week completing the work required for the course.