Tourism and Hospitality LawModule Details
Course Title: Tourism and Hospitality Law
Course Code: UU-LAW-4040-UG
Hospitality law is a legal and social practice related to the treatment of a person's guests or those who patronize a place of business. The course/module concept is based on legal liability, hospitality laws that intended to protect both hosts and guests against legal implications.
Course/ Module Objectives:
The main objectives of the course are:
- To introduce the student to the legal system and to give the student a knowledge and understanding of selected areas of law relevant to a business in the Hospitality and Tourism industry
- To provide an understanding to students how the legal system work
- To enable students to limit the legal exposure of the business and liaise effectively with legal advisers in the Hotel and Tourism industry.
Course/Module Learning Outcomes:
After completion of the course students are expected to be able:
- To demonstrate an understanding of the implications of the relevant legal principles for the business
- To avail of the knowledge of the law to limit the legal exposure of the business
- To apply the knowledge of Hospitality and Tourism law in business.
Prerequisites Categories: Year 1, Year 2, Year 3
Typical Module duration: 4.0 Week(s)