University of West London

Degree level: Undergraduate

Hospitality Entrepreneurship with Foundation

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Course summary

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Do you dream of running your own business in the hospitality industry? This specialist hospitality business entrepreneurship degree has been designed to develop your entrepreneurial and corporate skills, so that you can thrive in the fast-paced hospitality business sector. This innovative course was developed in response to the growing number of restaurant start-ups and other small businesses opening in the hospitality industry. Your studies will focus on starting a new business and will take you from innovation through to implementation. If you already have a business idea, this course will give you the tools to develop your concept and write a business plan that helps bring it to fruition. The foundation year course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to continue onto your Honours degree. You will study a range of subjects that will underpin your future study and also gain valuable experience of university life, with full access to campus facilities. Successful completion of the year allows you to progress straight onto Level 4 of this course.

Course details


Upon successful completion of the course you could run your own business. The skills you develop will also benefit you if you want to work in an SME or a larger organisation. You may choose to work in the fields of: human resource management, operations management, sales and marketing or finance. Alternatively, you could advance your studies with a postgraduate course at the London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism. Modules: Foundation Year • Introduction to Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism • Business Environment in Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism • Careers in HEAT Industries • Delivering the Customer Experience • Academic Performance • Personalised Learning. Year One • Academic and Personal Development • Introduction to Financial Management • Operations Managements • Food Business Operations • Ethical and Sustainable Sourcing • Introduction to Human Resource Management. Year Two • Social Media and Innovation Enterprise Channels • Building the Brand • Developing the Entrepreneur • Enterprise and Business Development • Legislation for Small Business • Research Methods. Year Three • Contemporary Issues in Hospitality Entrepreneurship • Project Management • Hospitality Product Development • Strategic Hospitality Business Planning • Hospitality Business Research Project.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE (or recognised equivalent) English and Mathematics at Grade C or above

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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
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
International £12750 Year 1

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Hospitality Entrepreneurship with Foundation at University of West London - UCAS