Tourism is now one of the world's biggest industries. Reconciling the development of tourism with themanagement of its impact on the natural, urban, and cultural environments is a problem facing manycountries today. Full environmental sustainability may be an elusive goal, but there are many ways towards more sustainable tourism. This course addresses these issues in the context of the world debate on sustainability, always with a view to the practical applications of sustainable practice to tourism.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission