EplerWood International

 Harvard Extension School Courses

Fall 2019: Environmental Management of International Tourism Development

This course lays out the significance of the international tourism industry, which represents approximately nine percent of the global economy, from economic and environmental management viewpoints. It provides students with an understanding of how the tourism business operates, primarily focusing on mainstream tourism, its supply chains, and how each sector of the business approaches environmental management. September - December annually, 4 credits, Harvard Extension School live web conference course

Instructors: Megan Epler Wood & Sofia Fotiadou

More information available July 2019. 

Spring 2020: Sustainable Tourism, Regional Planning, and Geodesign

This course introduces the basic principles of tourism master planning, enabling students to learn how communities, governments, business, and civil society can take a more inclusive and sustainable approach to planning tourism destinations worldwide. Students learn to determine the best management of vital natural and social resources, and to build scenarios that include the impacts of climate change, including approaches to mitigation and adaptation, over the next 20-30 years. January - May annually, 4 credits, live web conference course.

Instructors: Megan Epler Wood, Dr. Vicente Mol├ęs, Stephen M. Ervin