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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
Faculty: Allen
Term: Fall 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Note: A Term
Open Seats: 4
Meets: TTH from 8:00AM to 9:50AM
Section: A01
Open Seats: 4
Meets: TTH from
8:00AM to 9:50AM
Section: A01
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Finton
Term: Fall 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Open Seats: 13
Meets: MW from 5:00PM to 6:50PM
Section: AN1
Open Seats: 13
Meets: MW from
5:00PM to 6:50PM
Section: AN1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Allen
Term: Fall 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: 12 Week
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 4
Section: 502
Open Seats: 4
Section: 502