ECTS - Tourism Investment Projects Evaluation

Tourism Investment Projects Evaluation (TUR518) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Tourism Investment Projects Evaluation TUR518 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Turkish
Course Type N/A
Course Level Social Sciences Master's Degree
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Demonstration, Discussion, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. İbrahim BİRKAN
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The main purpose of this course is to teach how to prepare a feasibility report in tourism industry and techniques using for project assessments
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To be able to categorize investment projects and to understand its content and importance
  • To learn how to begin a project and able to organize stages of feasibility report
  • To be able to assess the importance of market analysis, demand forecast and site of establishment decision for investment
  • To understand the key points of a project related tourism industry for its succession
  • To be able to decide capacity size for an enterprise and state its total amount by giving examples
Course Content The structure and general characteristics of tourism industry, tourism, investment and basic terms, tourism investment incentives and credits.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The structure and general characteristics of tourism industry Chapter 1
2 Tourism, investment and basic terms Chapter 2
3 Tourism, investment and basic terms Chapter 3
4 Tourism investment incentives and credits Chapter 4
5 Preparing of tourism investment projects Chapter 5
6 Preparing of tourism investment projects Chapter 6
7 Assessment methods of tourism investment projects Chapter 7
8 Mid-term Exam Mid-term Exam
9 Assessment methods of tourism investment projects Chapter 8
10 Tourism investment managing with value based approach Chapter 9
11 Tourism investment managing with value based approach Chapter 10
12 Real properties in tourism investments Chapter 11
13 Turizm Yatırımlarında Taşınmaz Değerlemesi Chapter 12
14 Examining sample investment decisions Chapter 13
15 Review Review
16 Review Review


Course Book 1. Norbert Vanhove, The Economics of Tourism Destinations

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 20
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 3 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 The skills of understanding, explaining, and using the fundamental concepts of tourism management
2 Analyzing and designing management techniques and practices in tourism organizations
3 Understanding the planning, organizing, executing, coordinating and control functions of tourism management, along with explanation and implementation of them
4 Understanding the strategic, tactical and operational dimensions of the tourism management
5 Ability to use the modern techniques and technological devices of tourism industry
6 Improving the ability to effectively implement the knowledge and skills in alternative tourism areas
7 Concentrating practice along with theoretical frame of tourism management
8 Developing the skills of communication
9 Understanding the trends in the tourism industry
10 Having the quality consciousness in the tourism industry
11 Adopting work ethic and social responsibility in the tourism industry
12 Ability to effectively implement the business knowledge and skills in at least one of the following fields: service, marketing, finance, human resources and accounting in tourism management

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project 7 4 28
Homework Assignments 6 4 24
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 10 10
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 15 15
Total Workload 125