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Tourism Systems and Hospitality Management

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What is the objective of the course? What is it?
What does it train you for?

The Master Degree in Tourism Systems and Hospitality Management (TSHM) stems from an agreement between the University of Palermo and Florida International University (FIU) Chaplin School of Tourism and Hospitality Management in Miami. The course provides students with the possibility to visit FIU on special occasions, as well as to participate in ‘visiting’ periods during the course activities in Florida, to carry out a training term and/or to complete the whole educational process in Florida. The course aims to: • analyse territorial contexts; • plan and manage projects for local tourism development; • foster the necessary communication for the development and sustainable management of tourism systems, hospitality and food and wine traditions; • disseminate advanced socioeconomic research methods in order to analyse the different components of the tourism system from both the demand and the supply perspectives.

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What do you learn?

About 30% of the Credits (ETCS) are taught by Professors from the Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Florida International University, Miami, USA Details about the study program at following link:

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What can you do with it?

High employment rates and several internship opportunities in more than 300 accredited firms in Tourism and Hospitality markets Career and Internship Opportunities - Planning, management and marketing of tourism systems; - Events organization, management and marketing; - Planning and marketing of territorial tourism systems; - Territorial economic analysis and research on the tourism market; - Food and wine Tourism. Internship opportunities in more than 300 accredited companies in the Tourism and Hospitality sectors.