Visitor Attraction and Resort Management at Staffordshire University - UCAS

Course summary

The travel and tourism industry is one of the largest and most dynamic industries in today’s global economy!!! This exciting and unique three-year course taught in partnership with Alton Towers and the Merlin Group will give you the knowledge, skills and work experience you’ll need to progress in this vibrant environment! This three year course will give students the knowledge, skills and experience required to work in the visitor economy and has been developed with input from world-leading organisations and researchers so that you are exposed to the most relevant advancements and trends in this dynamic industry. Throughout, the course is practical in nature, and we work with employers to ensure you leave with the right skills for a successful career. All the tutors have vast experience of working in a variety of industries and bring all of their knowledge into the classroom; the content is contemporary in nature and the assessments will ensure you are industry ready with the confidence and knowledge required to succeed. After graduation you’ll have a keen awareness of key business functions and will have gained important transferable skills that will give you a flexible, future-proof career in the years ahead.

Assessment method

There is strong focus on coursework that prepares you ensures you are industry ready after graduation. Your course will provide you with opportunities to test your understanding of your subject informally before you complete the formal assessments that count towards your final mark. Each module normally includes practice or ‘formative’ assessments, for which you receive feedback from your tutor. Practice assessments are developmental and any grades you receive for them do not count towards your module mark. There is a formal or ‘summative’ assessment at the end of each module. This includes a range of coursework assessments, such as essays, reports, portfolios, performance, presentations, an independent project and written examinations.

How to apply

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Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £16750 Year 1
International £16750 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

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Visitor Attraction and Resort Management at Staffordshire University - UCAS