This subject requires on campus attendance. Refer to Additional Requirements for more information.

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Sustainable Tourism Development

Postgraduate | TAS-HGA501 | 2024

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Study method
Online & on-campus
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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Sustainable Tourism Development

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Critically analyse impact of breadth of indicators and evaluation system that have been designed for the tourism and cultural heritage industries.
    2. Critically assess the integration of sustainable development and sustainable tourism into local, national and international government policy.
    3. Critically evaluate the application and challenges of sustainable development and sustainable tourism to different jurisdictions and businesses.
    4. Effectively communicate sustainable tourism principles to a range of tourism and cultural heritage stakeholders.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-SCM-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Strategic Communication

Additional requirements

  • Attendance requirements - Students are required to attend a face-to-face session from the Cradle Coast and at Cradle Mountain National Park campus in week 3. The session is in an intensive block mode, over 4 days. Attendance is compulsory.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

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Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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