MI290 The Tourist, Hospitality
and Travel Industries



Learning Objectives


After you have studied this module, you will be able to:

  • Talk about the long history of tourism.
  • Reflect on current aspects of tourism.
  • Explain the global growth of tourism and hospitality.
  • Recognize the importance of sustainable tourism.





  1. The history of tourism and attractions
  2. Tourism today
  3. Current trends and developments of the industry
  4. Tourism and hospitality growth
  5. Sustainable tourism