University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

International Tourism and Aviation Management (Top-Up)

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

Find out more about the TEF.

This new and exciting programme is a one year full time top-up degree for those individuals who have already successfully completed either a Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma in a tourism/aviation-related subject. The BA (Hons) in International Tourism and Aviation Management degree (Top Up) course has been specifically developed by highly qualified and experienced staff to ensure that you cover appropriate and relevant modules, which will equip you with the experience, knowledge and skills to be successful in the tourism and aviation industry or progress to post-graduate study.

Course details


Modules you may study would include: Crisis Management in Tourism and Aviation, Global Issues in Tourism and Aviation, Worldwide Tourism and the Media, Research Methods, Dissertation (double module).

Assessment method

Key assessment methods include: •Written assignments •Dissertation •Evaluations •Literature Review •Presentations •Reports

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code8G19
Institution code L21
Campus nameUniversity Centre
Campus code1

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Leeds City College and it's various centres welcome students from across the EU and international students who are already residing in the UK. The College is not currently recruiting students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) whose immigration permission is for education only.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

Foundation Degree in a tourism related subject with a 55% module average in year 2 (Level 5) or a Higher National Diploma in a tourism/aviation related subject based on a 50% merit or above profile in year 2. Relevant Work Experience / Volunteering in the subject area. This will be assessed on an individual basis. GCSE Grade C in English and Maths (or equivalents). Detailed personal statement, which outlines their suitability for this programme of study. In the absence of formal learning qualifications applications are welcomed from persons who can demonstrate relevant work experience, including work in a voluntary capacity. The course structure actively supports claims for Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) and Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL). International qualifications will be assessed against these criteria. Speakers of other languages will need to possess an IELTS band score of 6.0 (with no-less than 5.5 in any one element) or a recognised English Level 2 qualification.

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7950 Year 1
England £7950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7950 Year 1
Scotland £7950 Year 1
Wales £7950 Year 1
Channel Islands £7950 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees are charged per academic year.
International Tourism and Aviation Management (Top-Up) at University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College - UCAS