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An introduction to resources for SIT30112 Certificate III in Tourism.
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Welcome to the Box Hill Institute guide to studying Tourism. These resources support the courses that are currently taught at BHI.  

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Tourism - Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria
Call Number: 338.4791 TOU
ISBN: 9781876703271
Publication Date: 2016
* Geographical concepts and questions
* Tourism: an overview
* Tourism in Tropical North Queensland
* The impact of tourism in Victoria’s cities and towns
* Ecotourism
* Italy and Vietnam: two contrasting tourist destinations
* Melbourne Sports and Entertainment Precinct: a fieldwork analysis

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Tourism management - 5th ed. - Stephen J. Page
Call Number: 338.4791068 PAG
ISBN: 9781138784567
Publication Date: 2015
One of the leading texts in the field, this is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of tourism as you study for a degree, diploma or single module in the subject. It is written in an engaging style that assumes no prior knowledge of tourism and builds up your understanding as you progress through this wide ranging global review of the principles of managing tourism.

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Tourism management - 5th ed. - David Weaver & Laura Lawton
Call Number: 338.479194 WEA
ISBN: 9781118644812
Publication Date: 2014
This book explains why sophisticated and adaptive management is required to realise the tourism sector's full potential as a positive and sustainable economic, ecological, social and cultural force.

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Global hospitality and tourism management technologies - Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos, Robert Tennyson & Jingyuan Zhao (Editors)
Call Number: eBook
ISBN: 9781613500415
Publication Date: 2012
Dynamic market forces such as global competition, changing customer expectations, and new communication technology mandate continuous learning and the sharing of ideas. This book provides a reference for students interested in understanding applications of IT for tourism and hospitality management.

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Tourism - Stephen L. J. Smith (Editor); Michael Lück (Editor); Peter Robinson (Editor)
Call Number: 338.4791 ROB
ISBN: 9781845939762
Publication Date: 2013
This textbook covers all aspects of tourism from a contemporary perspective. It includes a range of theoretical and research-based topics supported by examples, case studies and comment boxes from industry representatives.

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The tour guide: walking and talking New York - Jonathan R. Wynn
Call Number: 917.4710444 WYN
ISBN: 9780226919065
Publication Date: 2011
In this book, Jonathan Wynn offers a how-to guide to designing and leading a tour. Touching on the long history of tour-giving across the globe as well as the ups and downs of New York’s tour guide industry in the wake of 9/11, The Tour Guide is as informative and insightful as the chatty, charming, and colorful characters at its heart.

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Festival places - Chris Gibson (Editor); John Connell (Editor)
Call Number: 394.230994 FES
ISBN: 9781845411664
Publication Date: 2011
Festivals have burgeoned in rural areas, revitalising old traditions and inventing new reasons to celebrate. How do festivals contribute to tourism, community and a rural sense of belonging? What are their cultural, environmental and economic dimensions? This book answers such questions - featuring contributions from leading geographers, historians, anthropologists, tourism scholars and cultural researchers.

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Tourism - 12th ed. - Charles R. Goeldner; J. R. Brent Ritchie
Call Number: 338.4791 GOE
ISBN: 9781118071779
Publication Date: 2012
This book explores major concepts in tourism; what makes tourism possible and how tourism can become an important factor in the wealth of any nation. It is written in global terms and provides an overview of the principles, practices, and philosophies that affect the cultural, social, economic, psychological, and marketing aspects of human travel and the tourism industry.

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Tourism: principles and practice - 4th ed. - Chris Cooper [et al.]
Call Number: 338.4791 TOU
ISBN: 9780273711261
This textbook, now in its fourth edition, examines broad concepts in global tourism such as demand, marketing, environmental impact and changes in the future of tourism as a result of both global conflict and emerging technologies.

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Marketing for hospitality and tourism - 6th ed. - Philip R. Kotler; John T. Bowen; Ph.D., James Makens
Call Number: 647.940688 KOT
ISBN: 9780132784023
Publication Date: 2014
This book discusses an integrative approach to the major marketing decisions hospitality managers face in today's global marketplace. It includes experiential exercises and new material on social networking, database marketing and revenue management. It includes chapters on market segmentation, targeting, and positioning as well as promoting products.

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