University of Chester

Degree level: Undergraduate

International Tourism Management with a Language - French (with Professional Placement Year)

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Course summary

TEF Silver

University of Chester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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We bring International Tourism Management to life with inspiring and real experiences. We are passionate about sustainable and responsible tourism management. Learn in creative ways how tourism destinations are managed to be successful, sustainable and competitive. We develop outstanding tourism professionals so that you, like Sean, can succeed in your future career. In addition, you will be equipped with the professional and industry relevant vocabulary you need, through a specialist language module at each level of study. Dedicated language tutors will support you in small groups, whether you are a complete beginner or have more advanced language skills. This degree course is accredited by the Tourism Management Institute and is recognised by the Institute of Travel and Tourism. You can be confident you’ll have a great experience on a programme valued by professionals and industry. Chester is one of the UK’s leading historic tourism destinations. It is an ideal place to explore tourism marketing, development and management ideas that can be applied across the globe. Our business campus in the heart of the city, is both state of the art and welcoming. This is a special and unique place that will enable you to flourish and grow from undergraduate student to confident tourism professional. You are a name here. We value your uniqueness. Throughout your degree course, you will be mentored and supported by a Personal Tutor. These are the people who will support you through life’s challenges. You will also benefit from our Student Experience Representatives. These are the students who make sure that your voice is heard. Tourism is a fast-paced, competitive industry. You will develop much more than tourism knowledge. Your future employers are seeking important skills that we develop with you. You will leave with valuable experiences that will give you an edge at interview and in the workplace. Furthermore, you will have the additional advantage of your ability to communicate in a widely spoken language.

Course details

Modules

For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.

Assessment method

We use a well-balanced range of assessment methods, including business reports, essays, exams, presentations, debates and practical work. The majority of assessed work is through coursework.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N8RR
Institution code:
C55
Campus name:
Chester
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The Advanced Diploma is acceptable on its own. Please note: A BTEC National Award, OCR National Certificate or the Welsh Baccalaureate (core) will be recognised in our tariff offer. Previous study in a Modern Language is not required, however for those students who are studying a relevant language at A Level, the option for you to study the language module post A Level will be available.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
78%
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

The University may increase these fees at the start of each subsequent year of your course in line with inflation at that time, as measured by the Retail Price Index. These fee levels and increases are subject to any necessary government, and other regulatory, approvals.
International Tourism Management with a Language - French (with Professional Placement Year) at University of Chester - UCAS