Our Specialties and Features
The department features Tourism Services, Marine Recreation, and Island Recreation, emphasizes combination of thoery and practice, and focuses on cultivating the talent for tourism industry. We also emphasize On-campus practice implementation, Off-campus Internship, Domestic and International Exchanges, and Five-Year BA-MA Program.
On-campus: the curriculum combines certificates. According to the curriculum and teaching needs, we also have appropriate planning and classrooms. There are currently 10 professional classrooms and 3 general classrooms.We actively encourage students to promote their ability and introduce domestic and foreign certificates. Currently, the department provides 10 classrooms for certificates obtained (6 domestic certificates and 4 foreign certificates) so that students can get certificates during school.
Off-campus Internship: we promote curriculum and teaching, cooperative education, and sandwich course. All students must complete a six-month internship. We also provide advanced internship (6 months), and you will have a one-year internship experience. Internship institutions include well-known domestic and international tourism company, travel agency, recreational farms, and recreation activity and so on.
Domestic and International Exchanges: Students are encouraged to study at least one semester at exchange schools. Partner schools like National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, National Taiwan Sport University, and National Quemoy University. Mainland: Xiamen Jimei University, Shanghai Ocean University, Zhejiang Ocean University, and Liming Vocational University. Oversea: Maejo University (Thailand), Ton Duc Thang University (Vietnam) and so on. In future, there will be more well-known domestic and foreign universities which are contacted, and expanded.
Five-Year BA-MA Program: The department has five-Year-BA-MA Program. The third-grade students with excellent grades can apply for this program. When you become senior, you will take the courses of Master in advance and one year later you can get master degree so that you can shorten your year of study.