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  • Locations: Cozumel, Mexico; Falmouth, Jamaica; Labadee, Haiti
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Restrictions: Minnesota State Mankato applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Spring Break
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Click here for a definition of this term Faculty Director(s) / Program Contact: Kristi Montandon Click here for a definition of this term MSU Sponsoring Academic Dept(s): Recreation, Parks & Leisure Services
Course Number: RPLS 490 Program Type: No
Intent of Program: Field experience (direct hands-on learning) Program Length: Fewer than 14 days
Click here for a definition of this term Program sponsorship indicator: Mankato Program
Program Description:

 

RPLS 490/590 Workshop-Cruise Culture

Port Canaveral, Florida; CocoCay, Bahamas; Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas; Phillipsburg, St. Maarten

March 3, 2019 - March 10, 2019

CRUISE SHIP    C SHIP F& B STAFF    CONCH SHELLS

C SHIP WORKERS   C SHIP FOOD

 
Students interested in this program must first receive permission to participate from the program leader. Please contact Kristi Montandon at kristi.montandon@mnsu.edu with your interest in this program.
 

This is a field course designed to acquaint students with the process of operating a cruise ship with multiple international destinations.  The course will take place on a Conquest-class ship of the Carnival Cruise Line, one of the largest ships in the industry.  Conquest-class ships offer more services than most cruise ships and Carnival Cruise is considered to be one of the market leaders interns of service quality.  Topics to be covered include: Tourism, Economic impact of international tourism dollars, Commercial recreation, Who Cruises and Why, The Anatomy of a Cruise Ship, The Cruise Experience, Who's Who in Cruising, The pre-, and Post-, and Off-Ship Cruise Experiences, The Geography of Cruising, Profiling the Lines, Cruise Marketing, Groups and Incentives.


Updated 9/14/18 D.T.



This program is currently not accepting applications.