LAW OF THE SEA CARRIAGE OF PASSENGERS, CRUISES AND TOURISM

LAW OF THE SEA CARRIAGE OF PASSENGERS, CRUISES AND TOURISM

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Code
80515
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
6 credits during the 2nd year of 8708 Maritime and Port Management (LM-77) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
IUS/06
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Maritime and Port Management)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Nowadays the cruise and tourism industry has an important role in the economy. Therefore, it is essential for tourists to knowledge their rights and for operators to knowledge their liabilities.
The Course focuses on the regulation of the main contracts in the tourist sector.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The Course analysis the Italian regulation of the contract of passengers by sea in comparison with other modes of transport, focusing on passenger rights.
The Course also deals with the main contracts in the tourism sector with particular attention to the cruise contract and the tour contract.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the Course, students should have to acquire in-depth knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles of the Law of the sea carriage of passengers, cruises and tourism and should be able to elaborate their skills. In particular, they should have to understand legal problems and come to concrete conclusions. In addition, students should be able to communicate in a clear way their knowledge and results. Finally, they should have to develop adequate learning skills in order to implement the study the subject by themselves.

Teaching methods

The Course is based on traditional lessons.

Interactive student participation is encouraged.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  • Contract of carriage of passengers by sea
  • Cruise contract
  • Tour contract
  • Other contracts in the tourism sector (hotel booking, hotel contract, restaurant contract, etc.)

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Materials on the AulaWeb.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Wednesday 11.00 a.m.

Exam Board

MONICA BRIGNARDELLO (President)

RACHELE GENOVESE

GIORGETTA MARIA BOI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

The Course is based on traditional lessons.

Interactive student participation is encouraged.

LESSONS START

2nd semester

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

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LAW OF THE SEA CARRIAGE OF PASSENGERS, CRUISES AND TOURISM

EXAMS

Exam description

The oral exam consists of at least three questions on the topics covered by the program of the Course.

Assessment methods

The exam aims to verify students’ learning skills, in-depth knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles of the Law of the sea carriage of passengers, cruises and tourism, understanding of legal problems, abilities to come to concrete solutions and communication skills.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
17/06/2020 09:00 GENOVA Orale
08/07/2020 09:00 GENOVA Orale
09/09/2020 09:00 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Recommendations:
Students are requested to register to Aulaweb to gain access to the classroom materials and other information.

Limits:
Examinations can be repeated without limits.

Further information for students not attending classes:
The content of the Course, the bibliography, the exam description and the assessment methods are the same as above for the students attending classes.