GEOGRAPHY OF CULTURAL HERITAGE AND TOURISM MOD.II

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Code
65696
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 9265 MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FOR CULTURAL SERVICES (LM-37) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-GGR/01
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FOR CULTURAL SERVICES)
semester
2° Semester
modules
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The teaching activity aims to provide the knowledge of all those elements that constitute the essential motivation of tourism activity, i.e. the territory and its resources. In particular, the course aims to provide the methodological and interpretative tools of the wide theme of cultural tourism and cultural heritage, in the balance between conservation, valorisation and tourist enjoyment.

TEACHING METHODS

Except several indications due to the evolution of the health situation, the course will take place in the traditional way (presidential) by lectures, seminars, case analysis and work groups.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The main topics are:

  • Introduction to cultural tourism and cultural heritage;
  • The determinants of cultural tourism;
  • Cultural heritage: evolution of the concept and legislation;
  • Cultural heritage in figures: the situation in Italy;
  • The link with tourism: flows, income and seasonality.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • Mangano S., I territori culturali in Italia. Geografia e valorizzazione turistica, Roma, Carocci, 2018.
  • The slides published on AULAWEB

Attending Students will receive suggestions during the class.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: Tutoring: On TUESDAY from 3 to 5 pm at the teacher's office at the DISPO – Albergo dei Poveri, Piazzale Brignole, 2 canc., Central Tower, 4th floor, room 4/38. However, as the health situation does not allow for face-to-face reception, the reception is held on the same day and at the same time on the TEAMS channel "Mangano_Ricevimento", code: g3272ro. In order to avoid overlaps and waits, please notify in advance by email (stefania.mangano@unige.it) in order to agree on a punctual time. Nevertheless, it is possible to arrange an appointment even outside the indicated day and time upon request via email.

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Except several indications due to the evolution of the health situation, the course will take place in the traditional way (presidential) by lectures, seminars, case analysis and work groups.

LESSONS START

The lectures will start on the days scheduled in the calendar.

 

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Oral exam.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The learning outcomes acquired by the students are verified and ascertained by an oral exam. During the exam, it will be possible to verify the dialectical ability and the property to organize and structure the discourse. At the same time, students have to use in a clear way the concepts inherent tourism and cultural heritage.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
19/01/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
19/01/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
19/01/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
03/02/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
03/02/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
10/05/2021 10:00 GENOVA Orale
15/06/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
20/07/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
16/09/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
01/10/2021 15:00 GENOVA Orale
22/11/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale