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Future Trends of Meeting Industry and Business Travel

Future Trends of Meeting Industry and Business Travel

Code: SJL3RL010C
Extent: 3 ECTS (81 h)
Timing: Semester 5, 6
Language: English
Level: Elective professional studies
Type: Elective

Prerequisites
Courses: Event Management – Case Project and Future Trends of Business Travel and Meeting Industry should perform at the same time.

Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to identify future trends of the Meeting Industry and Business Travel.

After completing the course the student:

 • define and describe the trends in Meeting Industry and Business Travel
 • can critically analyze the opportunities and threats of the trends for the industry
 • knows and is able to apply the information sources of trends for Meeting Industry and Business Travel

Course contents

 • Future trends and signals

Cooperation with the business community
The course includes a guest lecture and/or company visit.

International dimension
The international partners for the course are various business travel and event management companies and organizations at branch.

Teaching and learning methods
It is possible to complete the course based on classroom learning.

Classroom learning:
Lectures 16 h
Student group assignment and self-studies 64 h
The assessment of one’s own learning 1 h

Accreditation of prior learning (APL)
The required skills and competences can be demonstrated by a skills examination.

Teacher/s responsible
Aija Juvonen
Salla Juustila

Course materials
Will be given at the beginning of the course.

Assessment
Learning assignments
Activity

The assessment of one’s own learning does not influence the grade. The assignment is the same for all courses/modules and the answers will also be used for course/module development. The assignment is completed on an electronic form.

Assessment criteria

Grade 1
The student can define and describe the trends in Meeting Industry and Business Travel and explain the various opportunities and threats of the trends. The student finds and can name information sources of trends for Meeting Industry and Business Travel.

Grade 3
The student is able to analyze possible outcomes of the trends in Meeting Industry and Business Travel and can compare the various opportunities and threats of the trends. The student investigates and gathers information about the different sources of trends for Meeting Industry and Business Travel.

Grade 5
The student recognizes and can discuss the trends in Meeting Industry and Business Travel. The student can critically analyze and measure the opportunities and threats of the trends for the industry. The student selects, judges and can recommend good information sources of trends for Meeting Industry and Business Travel.