This exciting vocationally based programme will prepare you for a tourism management career in the tourism industry. With a strong local and international flavour, students will gain a knowledge and understanding of Tourism Management within Wales whilst the international profile helps to create distinctive .
Year 1/ Level 4: The Global Tourism Village, Marketing Essentials, Academic and Industry Skills, Hospitality and Guest Service Management, Principles of Managing Organisations, The Events Industry. Year 2 /Level 5: Management Practice, Research Methods, Entrepreneurship, Live Events Project, Study Overseas, Languages for Professional Purposes, Intercultural Communication, International Travel Operations Management, Event Design and Delivery, Sustainability, Hospitality and Tourism Management. Placements are quality assured by the University to ensure the relevance and appropriateness of the student learning experience. An extended sandwich internship option is also available. Year 3 /Level 6: Dissertation, Consultancy Project and The Global Student Conference, Strategic Tourism and Travel Management, Culture and Heritage Tourism Management, Leisure Attraction Management, Global Destination Management, Sandwich Placement, Strategic Festivals and Events Management
The programme will be assessed through a structured mix of assessments which will include assignments, essays, planning and organising events, management reports, debates, industry presentations and field study work as well as development records, exams, reviews, DVD’s and blogs. Assessments will also aim to support the development in managing ICT, communication, numeracy, problem solving, interacting in teams, critical appraisal, self-management and leadership.
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 3
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|