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HMT 1105 Introduction to the Hospitality & Tourism Industry

This course will provide an overview of the Hospitality and Tourism Industry. Topics include in-depth views of the restaurant and culinary industry, lodging industry, meeting and events, tourism, casinos, cruise-lines and more. Hospitality Interactive simulation, My Hospitality Lab, and service scenarios will provide an experience of fun socialistic learning. Successful students of this course will receive a Hospitality Reception and Service Specialist short term certificate.

Prerequisites: DEV 0035

Course Outcomes
  • List and describe aspects of the tourism industry ranging from airlines/cruiselines to casinos/world class attractions and career positions from flight attendants/cruise directors to croupiers/casino managers.
  • List and describe aspects of the restaurant industry ranging from Quick Service Restaurants to Fine Dining Establishments and career positions within culinary from cooks-executive chefs to cake decorators-master bakers.
  • List and describe aspects of the lodging industry ranging from limited service to full service establishments and career positions from guest service associates to general managers.
  • List and describe aspects of the meeting and events industry ranging from small meetings to trade shows/expositions and career positions from set up to event managers.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Hospitality Management
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 13, Rm 424
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: A Term
Open Seats: 18
Meets: TTH from 8:00AM to 9:50AM
Section: A01
Open Seats: 18
Meets: TTH from
8:00AM to 9:50AM
Section: A01
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 13, Rm 424
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: A Term
Open Seats: 23
Meets: MW from 5:00PM to 6:50PM
Section: AN1
Open Seats: 23
Meets: MW from
5:00PM to 6:50PM
Section: AN1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 19
Section: 500
Open Seats: 19
Section: 500