Applicants must have a bachelor's degree (180 ECTS), or an equivalent qualification, with a minimum of 80 ECTS within tourism, out-door recreation, event studies, marketing and communication, social sciences, humanities or education.
International applicants who hold a bachelor's degree or equicalent issued in Europe, Canada, USA, Australia and New Zealand: An average grade C is a minimum requirement.
International applicants who hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent issued in countries other than the above mentioned region/countries: An average grade B is a minimum requirement in addition to fulfilling formal admission requirements for Master's level entry.
Non-EU applicants need to have a Higher Education Entrance Qualification from their home countries and certified fulfilment of English language requirements.
Application code: 9731 (nordic applicants)
The students have the following learning outcomes:
Knowledge: the student
Skills: the student
Competence: the student
Lectures will be given in an intensive mode (classes given in blocks) in autumn semester only. Students are expected to work 280 hours.
Teaching will consist of eight lectures (3x45 min), which also include student presentations, and group work. Students will be required to discuss literature, give oral presentations, and partake in discussions. The course assignment/exam will be part of a process writing approach within which students will comment on their student peers' written work.
The course will be evaluated in accordance with the quality systems of UiT - The Arctic University of Norway.
Coursework: The following coursework requirements must be completed and approved in order to take the final exam: 70% attendance in the lectures
Assessment and exam: the exam will consist of
The exam will be assessed on an A-F grades scale. Grade A-E for passed and F for failed.
A re-sit exam will be arranged for this course.