A course focused on special topics in hospitality and tourism. Topics will be chosen in accordance with faculty expertise. The course may include domestic travel in which enrolled students will be required to participate. A description of the topic, travel requirements and costs will be included in the registration schedule of the upcoming semester. May be repeated for credit with different topics. Only 3 credit hours can count as elective credit in the Hospitality and Tourism Management or Business Administration major. Prerequisite: HOS 300.