Courses Catalogue

Park And Wild Life Management

COURSE CODE: EV 2201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Tourism and Hotel Management, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

Wildlife and protected areas are the foundations of tourism in East Africa. Internationally East African Region in well known for its wildlife safaris and wildlife related adventures. A student of tourism needs to know the management of wildlife and protected areas. This will enable to student to manage wildlife and protected areas

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit, students should be able to;

Explain the different protected area systems in east Africa.

Discuss the challenges facing wildlife and protected area management in east Africa

Describe the new management paradigms applied in wildlife and protected area management.