Course Info

HSP 563: Hospitality Research Analysis and Financial Metrics

This course provides a comprehensive perspective of various hospitality financial performance constructs and key industry operating performance benchmarks, including how to design studies to collect the data to analyze. Students will learn the fundamentals of research methodology and then be indoctrinated to hospitality industry metrics and the critical nature of linking analysis with decision-making in order to achieve organizational profitability objectives. Topics include; research methodology, interpretation of financial statements, operating control systems, budgeting-forecasting synthesis, operational leadership techniques and operations flow-through.

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 101
Class number: 16648
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: N/A at Loop Campus
Instructor: Chris Roberts

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 201
Class number: 20281
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00330 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lisa Thomas
Section: 202
Class number: 26149
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Lisa Thomas

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 201
Class number: 20341
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00330 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lisa Thomas

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 201
Class number: 23144
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00330 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lisa Thomas

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 201
Class number: 26400
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL 08201 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lisa Thomas