Application of Virtual Reality in Tourism Management Professional Teaching

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 161)

Abstract

With the rapid development of tourism industry, the demands and requirements for tourism management talents get higher and higher. The traditional teaching model can not meet the requirement, however, Virtual Reality technology can effectively solves this problem. Firstly, the paper introduces the Virtual Reality technology and its features, and then discusses the characteristics of tourism management profession and teaching status simply, which lead to the function of Virtual Reality in tourism management teaching. With the application and popularization of Virtual Reality in all fields, the application in tourism teaching will also be inevitable.

Keywords

Virtual Reality tourism managemen teaching practical operation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Tourism CollegeHainan UniversityHaikouChina

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