Business (Tourism) at Arden University - UCAS

Business (Tourism)

Arden University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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The BA (Hons) Business (Tourism) is for those who are interested in business and have a passion for travel and tourism. This degree is designed to help you develop professional level skills and an understanding of the dynamics of the tourism. Studied over 3 years, there are 17 modules looking at the fundamentals of business management with a Tourism specialism. This course prepares you to become an effective manager in the tourism sector – but also have a range of transferrable business skills. Whether it’s through understanding the issues facing modern tourism, understanding the nature of domestic vs international travel, or analysing data to improve business performance, completing this degree will give you the skills needed to work in the tourism industry. You will leave with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of general business management. With CMI accreditation and membership, this qualification will have high value to many employers and will increase your employability prospects. Online Distance Learning Online Distance Learning is the flexible way of pursing a higher education qualification. You can study an international qualification without putting your life on hold. You will be able to watch online tutorials and access all of your learning materials online, you can study from any place in the world, on any device, at a time to suit you, as long as you can access the internet. If you don't want the huge expenses of going to a traditional university, or you are looking to gain work experience alongside gaining qualifications, online study may be the solution for you.

Course details


Modules are: Level 4 - Developing Personal and Management Skills Understanding the Business Environment Principles of Marketing Introduction to Finance People in Organisations Understanding the Tourism Environment / Level 5 - Managing across Cultures Business Processes Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Business Analysis Contemporary Issues in Tourism Management Sustainable Tourism Management / Level 6 - Contemporary Management Issues Strategic Management Managing Self and Others International Destination Management Research Methods and Dissertation

Assessment method

Assessments are designed to provide you an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used, these could include: Assignment Essays Presentations Case studies Portfolios of work Exams To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions and tips for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute

Unistats information

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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!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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This course has standard entry requirements. To be eligible for this course through the standard entry requirements you must have either: Two subjects at GCE A level or equivalent, plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level or equivalent; or Completed a recognised Access Programme or equivalent.

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £13500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £13500 Whole course
Scotland £13500 Whole course
Wales £13500 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee per level: £4,500 Total Fee: £13,500
Business (Tourism) at Arden University - UCAS