Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Nottingham Trent University

Tourism Management (Top-Up) Degree

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Course summary

TEF Gold

Loughborough College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

Find out more about the TEF.

The BA (Hons) in Tourism Management is a one-year top-up degree programme which has been designed to give you a theoretical and practical experience of the fast-growing tourism industry. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experiences necessary for a successful career within the tourism industry. This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills in order to develop as an informed tourism specialist. Converting your existing HND or Foundation Degree into a full BA (Hons), this course seeks to enhance your abilities and broaden your understanding of industry processes. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, conferences, practical tasks at events, trips, peer-group learning and independent study. The programme provides you with an opportunity to study modules such as:

  • Strategic Management
  • Tourism Demand
  • Destination Marketing
  • Aviation
  • Tourism Transport
Your academic and course tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress, to ensure that you achieve your best. Features/Benefits
  • Induction and team-building
  • Opportunity to attend graduate and employment fairs and tourism conferences and events
  • Opportunities to achieve additional qualifications such as the ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management
  • Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.
  • Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.
  • Loughborough College was awarded TEF Gold 2019.
  • Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.
Progression Opportunities Upon completion of this course our graduates find success in a broad range of sectors, and the opportunities for further progression are varied. Achievement of a BA (Hons) Degree in Tourism Management will provide you with the confidence and expertise required for employment, and can lead to jobs in destination planning, travel writing, attractions, and agency supervision. Achievement of this degree qualification also provides you with the platform for postgraduate study.

Course details

Modules

The programme provides you with an opportunity to study the following modules: Research Proposal, Dissertation, Strategic Management, Tourism Demand in the 21st Century, Destination Marketing and Tourism in Developing Countries or Aviation and Tourism Transport, Destination Marketing

Assessment method

The programme uses a variety of assessment techniques to ensure that you can demonstrate the range of learning outcomes. Subject knowledge and understanding is assessed through examinations, coursework essays, coursework reports, individual or group presentations, written evaluations, debates and posters will be used as other forms of assessment. These also assess a range of transferable skills, including confidence in academic written communication.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N801
Institution code:
L77
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment to succeed and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7750 Year 1
International £7750 Year 1
England £7750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7750 Year 1
Scotland £7750 Year 1
Wales £7750 Year 1
Channel Islands £7750 Year 1

Additional fee information

The cost of some activities are not included in your tuition fee and you will need to meet this cost in addition to your fees. A summary of the costs that you may be expected to pay, and what is included in your fees can be found on our website.
Tourism Management (Top-Up) Degree at Loughborough College - UCAS