Tour & Leisure Plan (Young-geun Kim)
Since its foundation in October, 2001, Tour & Leisure Plan at University of Seoul has been researching on tour & leisure and local revitalization, turning out many graduates till present day.
The lab's area of interest is in tour & leisure activity related research based on the leisure theory.
The lab puts emphasis on social scientific research methods, and thus it identifies theoretical reasons for users' behaviors and plans activity programs, as well as physical space plans due to its background in Science of Landscape Architecture.
Key research areas:
1) Park and tour site user management
2) Green-tourism for rural area revitalization
3) Park, recreational area, tour site development
The lab's basic researches are oriented towards nature-friendly, user-centric, local revitalizing planning.