Leah's passion for food and agritourism inspired the second year MS-ST student to co-host (with Dr. Carol Kline) the Sustainable Farm Tour this past year in the Greenbriar Valley of West Virginia. Leah recently gave her mid-semester presentation on the experience. This is one presentation you will not want to miss out on! View it now!!
As pictured above, Leah also has a profound passion for photography. Her work is amazing and you can view her collection here.
Research Methods (6 s.h)- Possible courses listed below, but this is not an exhaustive list
Directed Electives- Choose a minimum of 9 s.h. electives from approved listing of elective courses.
Theories of tourism and sustainable tourism; local and global applications of sustainable tourism practices.
P: Admission to the graduate program or consent of instructor. Socially and environmentally responsible business practices in sustainable tourism.
P: Admission to the graduate program or consent of instructor. Public policy issues and planning; strategies crucial to sustainable tourism.
P: SUTO 6000 or consent of program director. Application of advanced sustainable concepts within a community or industrial setting.
P: Consent of instructor. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 s.h. Sustainable management of natural and cultural resources in international settings.
P: Consent of instructor. May be repeated for a maximum of 3 s.h. Sustainable tourism principles and practices in regional and national settings.
P: Consent of the Graduate Program Director. May be repeated for a maximum of 2 s.h. Review and critique of current research, methods, theory, best practices, and/or applied projects.
P: Graduate standing. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 s.h. New or advanced topics in an area of specialization within sustainable tourism.
P: Consent of Graduate Program Director. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 s.h. Analysis of specific problems and issues in sustainable tourism.
May be repeated. May count a maximum of 6 s.h.http://www.ecu.edu/cs-acad/grcat/sustainable-tourism.cfm