RPLS 490/590 Workshop-Cruise Culture
Port Canaveral, Florida; CocoCay, Bahamas; Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas; Phillipsburg, St. Maarten
March 3, 2019 - March 10, 2019
Students interested in this program must first receive permission to participate from the program leader. Please contact Kristi Montandon at email@example.com 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.