International Tourism is a specialization path offered at the Faculty of Law, Administration and International Relations.
The offer is addressed to candidates from Poland and abroad with a good command of English. The studies aim at equipping the students with comprehensive theoretical knowledge, as well as with the indispensable practical skills, making it possible for the students to choose professional careers on the domestic and international market of tourist services.
1st cycle studies
Students get an opportunity to study over 30 courses in 3 years (6 semesters) including such subjects as Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Principles of organization and management, Principles of Marketing, Theory of Tourism, Antropology of Tourism, International Tourism Marketing, Polish Tourist Attractions, Polish Tourism Market, World Tourist Attractions, Basis of Hotel Management, Information System in Hotel Management, E – Business and Computer Graphics in Tourism, Medical Tourism – SPA & Wellness or Risk and Safety Issues in Tourism.
2nd cycle studies
The specialization path of International Tourism in master’s studies is carried out for 4 semesters and leads to obtaining a master’s degree. As part of the master’s program in the International Tourism specialization path, students gain knowledge in the field of (incl.):
- Development Economics
- International Social Policy
- Strategic Tourism Destination Management
- Cultural and Economic Aspects of Management in Tourism
- Development of International Tourist Traffic
- Information Technology Tools in Tourism
- Religious Tourism
The acquired professional competences will make it possible for the graduates to run their own business activity in the field of tourism, and to undertake work in the area of tourism organization and management (public administration, local and economic governments),as well as in hotels, travel agencies, holiday resorts, and many other entities operating on the market of tourist services.
Professional preparation of the IT graduates for further careers in the tourist industry is guaranteed by the highly qualified academic staff (theoreticians, experts and practitioners).