Academic Year 2021/2022 - 1° Year
Teaching Staff: Benedetto TORRISI
Credit Value: 6
Scientific field: SECS-S/01 - STATISTICS
Taught classes: 36 hours
Term / Semester:

Learning Objectives

Study of methods and statistical applications for the development of tourism management sectors

Course Structure


Program description:

1. Quantitative Methods for tourism - 2. Main indicators of tourism - 3. Analysis of supply and demand guide - 4. The statistical sources in the tourism sector;



Program description:

5. Time series of tourism - 6. The quality and the measurement in tourist services - 7. Measurement of the spatial aspects of the tourism industry;

Detailed Course Content

Teaching methods: lectures with the use of slides, excel, statistical software, classroom discussions, external testimonials, case studies


Audit methods or examination:

- Written test (practical test): YES

- Oral test (theory test): YES

Textbook Information

* Pasetti P. (2002) “Statistica del turismo” ed. Carocci

** Torrisi B. (2011) “Dispense del docente”

Software: Excel

Books of deepening suggested for the methodological and applicative approaches:

David M. Levine, Timothy C. Krehbiel, Mark L. Berenson Statistica II ed. edizione Apogeo

Gardini A. (1998) “L’analisi della domanda e della produzione di servizi turistici” ed. Clueb