SİLİFKE TAŞUCU VOCATIONAL SCHOOL
Course Name   TRAVEL AGENCIES AND TOUR OPERATORS
Semester Course Code Theoretical / Practice time ECTS
1 7019176 2 / 1 4
Course Degree Associate's Degree
Course Language Turkish
Format of Delivery: Face to Face
Course Coordinator Lecturer Kazım ESER
Coordinator e-mail kazimeser selcuk.edu.tr
Instructors
Öğr.Gör.Mahmut BALTACI
Asistant Instructors
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to introduce travel agencies to student and to teach them about planning, preparing, marketing and management of tours and establishment,, classification, duties and responsibilities of travel organizations.
Basic Sciences Engineering Scinces Social Sciences Educational Sciences Artistic sciences Medical Science Agricultural sciences
0 0 100 0 0 0 0
Course Learning Methods and Techniquies
Presentation and discussion.
Week Course Content Resource
1 Definition, history and establisment of travel company. SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
2 distribution system in tourism and the importance of tourism companies within this SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
3 Organisational structure and laws for travel agencies SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
4 Travel agencies and their functions SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
5 Activities of travel agencies (types of reservatios) SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
6 Activities of travel agencies (ticketing proces) SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
7 Activities of travel agencies (passport procedures, customs and visa procedures,rent a car procedures) SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
8 Midterm exam
9 tour operators and tour wholesaling SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
10 Package tour,tour types and tour attendants SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
11 preparing itinerary and choosing destination SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
12 management in travel companies SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
13 marketing in travel companies SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
14 homework ,practice and presentation SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
15 homework ,practice and presentation SEYAHAT ACENTACILIĞI VE TUR OPERATÖRLÜĞÜVI. BASKI, Necdet HACIOĞLU, ULUDAĞ ÜNİVERSİTESİ BASIMEVİ, BURSA, 2006.
Assesment Criteria   Mid-term exam Final exam
  Quantity Percentage Quantity Percentage  
Term Studies : - - - -
Attendance / Participation : - - 1 5
Practical Exam : - - - -
Special Course Exam : - - - -
Quiz : - - 1 5
Homework : 1 5 - -
Presentations and Seminars : 1 5 - -
Projects : - - - -
Workshop / Laboratory Applications : - - - -
Case studies : - - - -
Field Studies : - - - -
Clinical Studies : - - - -
Other Studies : - - - -
Mid-term exam   1 30 - -
Final exam   - - 1 50
ECTS WORK LOAD TABLE   Number Duration
Course Duration : 14 3
Classroom Work Time : - -
Presentations and Seminars : 1 12
Course Internship : - -
Workshop / Laboratory Applications : - -
Field Studies : - -
Case studies : - -
Projects : - -
Homework : 1 12
Quiz : 1 12
Mid-term exam : 1 17
Final Exam : 1 25
ECTS 4
No COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES CONTRIBUTION
D.Ö.Ç. 1 Defining tourictic travels and the development of travel sector 4
D.Ö.Ç. 2 Defining the development ,process and organizational structures of main and peripheric business firms 4
D.Ö.Ç. 3 Defining the relations between travel firms and other tourism firms 4
D.Ö.Ç. 4 Preparing package tours that is one the main services of travel sector 4
D.Ö.Ç. 5 Knowing basic services regarding travel sector (reservation,ticketing,passport procedures, visa and customs formalities, information, rent a car) 4
D.Ö.Ç. 6 Gaining and applying knowledge on tour employees especially tour guides 4
D.Ö.Ç. 7 Having knowledge on legislative regulation concerning travel companies 4
* 1: Zayıf - 2: Orta - 3: İyi - 4: Çok İyi
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