code HM333
credit_hours 3
title Hotel Economics
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prequisites EI131
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes The familiarize students with the importance of demand of accommodations and the determination of the size and category of the hotel, the supply of the hotel industry.
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objectives 1. Analyze the factors that affect individual consumer demandrn2. Describe the economic impacts of hospitality and its role in the global economyrn3. Evaluate the impact of globalization on hospitality industry
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ref. books
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textbook Economics for hospitality
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Course Content
content serial Description
1 Introduction to hotel economics
2 Economics as applied to tourism
3 Economics as applied to tourism (continued)
4 Hotel economics
5 Hotel economics (continued)
6 Review
7 7th week exam
8 Restaurant economics
9 Restaurant economics(continued)
10 Market segmentation and analysis
11 Review
12 12th week exam
13 Products and their markets
14 Trends in hotel development
15 Demand forecasting
16 Final Exam