Medium of instructions English
Mode of learning Self study
Mode of Delivery Video and Text Based
number of course credit 4
SWAYAM is a programme initiated by the Government of India which seeks to remove the bridge of the digital divide for students who remained untouched by the digital revolution.
Geography is fundamental to the study of tourism because tourism is geographical in nature.
The course in Geography of tourism follows a systematic approach that enables candidates towards their desired goal in Tourism. This course caters candidates with timely progress and makes them stand out in the field of tourism and services. This course helps people earn and socialize through tourism activities. The lessons are designed by remarkable instructors having great knowledge. Effective video lectures and timely self assessment programmes are provided ensuring proper knowledge.
- Designed by experienced instructors
- Guided by PROF. A. BALASUBRAMANIAN
- The course duration of 12 weeks
- Flexible Learning programme
- Education through Four Quadrant Approach
- Certificate is given by Swayam
- Instructor led classes
- Video learning
Course and certificate fees
The Geography of Tourism Fees details are given below:
- The course is free of cost.
- The certification fees is not mentioned
Amount in Rupees
certificate providing authority
Who it is for
The Geography of Tourism course by SWAYAM is a versatile course catering to the needs of various individuals.
The course is recommended for the following:
- Under Graduates who are interested in making a career in the field of tourism.
- Aspirants who want to explore the world of tourism.
Certification Qualifying Details
Candidates will be provided with a government certificate after successful completion of this course. Assessment/Assignment marks will be considered for Internal Marks and will carry 30 percent for overall Result. End Term Exam- will carry 70 percent of overall Result.
To be eligible for certificate and credit transfer, students must obtain 40% marks in in-course assessment and 40% marks in end-term proctored exam separately.
What you will learn
After completing this course in GEOGRAPHY OF TOURISM by SWAYAM, students will get the following benefits-
- Knowledge about various aspects of Tourism Geography
- Knowledge about National, International and Local Tourism
- Acquire skills to fulfil their demands
The procedure to enrol in the course of the Geography of tourism by SWAYAM is very simple.
Below are the steps that you have to follow-
Step 1: Visit the homepage of the course-https://onlinecourses.SWAYAM2.ac.in/cec20_hs30/preview and click on SIGN-IN/ REGISTER
Step 2: Enter your username and password and after verification, your account will be created.
Step 3: Now select the course Geography of tourism.
Step 4: Fill the course duration and category.
Step 5: Now you can access the course.
Introduction to Geography
Geography of Travel
Classification of Resources
Geography and Tourism
Conservation of Biodiversity
Tourism in Africa – Introduction: Part – I
Tourism in Africa – Introduction: Part – II
Tourism in South East Asia: Part – I
Tourism in South East Asia: Part – II
Tourism Attractions in Singapore and Indonesia
Tourism Attractions in Thailand and Malaysia
Tourist attractions and activities in Egypt, Kenya and Uganda
Tourist attractions in South Africa and emerging Tourist Destinations in Africa
Outline of Urban Geography
Tourism in Gulf Countries: Part I
Tourism in Gulf Countries: Part - II
Central & South America
Tourism in India - Arunachal Pradesh
Geography of Himachal Pradesh
Geography of Madhya Pradesh
Geography of Tamil Nadu
Geography of Puducherry
Tourism in India - Assam
Tourism in India - Goa
Geography of Goa
Geography of Kerala
Geography of Odisha
Geography of Karnataka
Geography of Gujarat
Career in Geography
How it helps
The course Geography of Tourism will help the students to understand and gain knowledge about various types of tourism. The course will make candidates establish their career in the field of tourism services. It facilitates the students to know the inter relationship between geography and tourism. The course will make students aware of National, International and Local Tourism and help them understand the social, economical and cultural phenomenon.
It also helps candidates to explore the undiscovered areas and places of the world and give them an understanding of different regions, languages and cultures. Tourism has vast economic value making it a profitable source of employment.
SWAYAM is a programme which is initiated by the Government of India and is designed to achieve access, equity and quality of Education Policy.
This course is available for free for the learners, however, candidates wanting a SWAYAM certificate have to register for final proctored exams that are chargeable and should be attended in-person at designated centres on specified dates.
All the courses are interactive, prepared by the best teachers in the country and are available, free of cost to any learner. More than 1,000 specially chosen faculty and teachers from across the country have participated in preparing these courses.
As mentioned, this course is provided by the Government of India ensuring the nationwide validation of this certification.
The programme is 100% free and that not even a single penny needs to be paid. But the candidates have to pay Rs.1000 to get the certificate of completion for this programme.