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FROM: Dr. Susan Ryan
RE: Why is gambling addictive? Winter Session Online Course About Casino Gaming
Sent: 12/10/2019 9:05:05 AM
To: Students, Faculty, Staff



Get ahead or get caught up this winter. 

 Winter 2019 100% Online Course


 GEO 277 Casinos and Gaming Entertainment 


This course has no prerequisites and is open to all undergraduate majors


Also an elective for the Tourism, Hospitality, and Event Studies Major; 

Elective for the Event Planning & Mgmt Minor; and, 

Elective for the Tourism Studies Minor


Registration is open now via http://vip.calu.edu  


Course Description: Casinos and gaming entertainment are a growing sector of the tourism and hospitality industries. This course examines the history and development of gaming and casino operations. Managerial, technical, and operational concepts of casinos and gaming entertainment will be reviewed. Other topics will include regulatory issues and implications for game protection. Within a global context, the socio-cultural, environmental, and economic impacts of casinos and gaming entertainment will be examined. Responsible gaming operations and management will be emphasized.


I welcome any questions you may have about the course, Event Planning and Management, or Tourism, Hospitality, and Event Studies.


This course is designed for flexible completion to fit into your busy plans. 

Winter Semester Starts December 16 

Your questions are always welcome! 

Many thanks, 

Dr. Ryan 

ryan@calu.edu

 

Dr. Susan Ryan

Professor 

Geography: Tourism Hospitality & Event Studies

Director Cal U Tourism Research Center

Department of Earth Sciences

 

California University of Pennsylvania

250 University Ave., Campus Box 55

California, PA 15419-1394

office: 724-938-4531

ryan@calu.edu www.calu.edu