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Tourism and Sustainability in the Himalaya - (PTRM 353)

Credits: 3 | Offered: Summer
Co-requisites: NRSM 352
Instructor(s): Bosak

Description

 In this course we will explore the opportunities and challenges of development with particular reference to nature-based tourism and sustainability in an isolated but rapidly globalizing region of the Himalaya. Students will learn through extensive readings, class discussions, direct field experience (including living in a remote mountain village), meetings with development officials, sustainability activists and stakeholders in the region.