This is the 4 year course which includes a Professional Placement Year. Want to specialise in tourism? Become a budding business owner? BA (Hons) Business and Management (Tourism Management) at Bath Spa University is an innovative course offering specialism in Tourism Management. You’ll develop core skills needed to excel in all kinds of businesses and experience exceptional learning environments. You’ll be supported by academic staff with business experience who will assist you along the way.
- Develop as a person to achieve your potential through learning about Tourism Management.
- Have the choice to specialise and choose modules that you’re interested in.
- Learn to evaluate different approaches to destination management, understand contemporary concepts and demonstrate your knowledge of a range of emerging tourism forms.
- Bring in modules from areas outside of your course, such as Global Affairs.
Year 1 will give you a broad understanding of today’s business environment, from organisational operation, trends in economic thinking, to the importance of data in business. You’ll cover topics such as Organisations and the Business Environment; Economics and Globalisation; and Managing Data. In Year 2 you’ll take your knowledge and skills forward to focus on the inner workings of businesses, developing the skills that employers look for. You will learn to form opinions on how businesses manage challenges, you’ll work on projects and use business techniques to solve problems. Year 3 will see you undertake an in-depth business research project in Tourism Management, and give you the chance to plan a business by yourself or with fellow students. Again, you’ll choose other topics that excite you, such as Managing Sustainability; Organisational Strategy; New Trends in Management; and many more. For more information please refer to our website.
You'll be assessed in a wide range of ways that test your business knowledge and management skills. These could include presentations, work related projects, group-work, computer based simulations, podcasts, examis, essays, videos and business reports.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 4
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS 6.0 - for visa nationals, with a minimum score of IELTS 5.5 in each element.|
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|