Faculties and centres
The tourist information has a major territorial component. The use of information technology (ICT) process-oriented geographic information and geo improve the management of tourism resources and their exploitation as "sustainable product", allowing the spatial relationship with other phenomena and environmental vulnerability, facilitating tasks management and planning.
ICT with geographic information (TIG) train tourism professionals to improve the dissemination and promotion of tourism resources of an area, using electronic media and the Internet provide the WEB, with the widespread use of social networks and mobile devices communication further enhanced this process
General Competences acquired at University of Alicante (CGUA)
Specific Competences (CE)
Highlighting the importance of serving GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION managing tourism activities from a territorial perspective.
Highlight the role of digital information and communication technologies (ICT) and geographic information systems (GIS DATABASES) for its effectiveness in studies of tourist spaces
Allow the students lay the foundation for a foundation necessary for the treatment and representation of digital geographic information and assess the benefits of using these computer resources in their future professional activities
Train in basic management of most common tools or affordable in the mapping process and the treatment of geographic data associated with tourism (process, representation, publication & Disclosure telematics) through practical exercises scheduled and assumptions applied
Training for project development work with these teconologías tourism promotion for broadcast and telematics, and career strategy for outreach and service planning professionals in the public and private tourism institutions