All details in this unit profile for TOUR12003 have been officially approved by CQUniversity and represent a learning partnership between the University and you (our student).
The information will not be changed unless absolutely necessary and any change will be clearly indicated by an approved correction
included in the profile.
This unit develops your knowledge of tourism enterprises and how they operate in a sustainable manner. The unit introduces you to the nature of tourism enterprises within the tourism system, and the principles of sustainability that underpin the operations of sustainable tourism enterprises. You will explore different aspects of tourism enterprises, including business operations, obligations, marketing, human resources and financial considerations, as well as the alignment of sustainable principles and practice within enterprises. The unit also encourages you to consider those factors that impact the development of new tourism products from both demand and supply perspectives. Building on this concept, you will develop knowledge and analytical skills by assessing and evaluating business plans. The unit enables you to think critically about the trends that affect the sustainability of tourism enterprises.
Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 2
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 10
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
There are no requisites for this unit.
Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit,
should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification.
Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability.
See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).
Offerings For Term 1 - 2022
All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes –
in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory.
International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet
both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period
(satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).