Bury College

International Tourism Management Bury College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Bolton


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Course summary

TEF Silver

Bury College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Tourism is now considered the largest industry in the world and this exciting course will develop your skills and give you the knowledge you need for a career in the dynamic and fast moving tourism sector. It is vocationally orientated and focuses on tourism in a national and global context. The programme includes case studies and study visits and will cover the sustainable planning, development and management of tourism resources, destinations and businesses.

The course is designed to equip you with the broad range of skills required by the tourism sector. The content acknowledges the diversity of tourism, helping you prepare for a variety of career opportunities in the public and private sectors.

Course details


You will cover the following topics:
• International Tourism Supply and Demand
• Academic Management Skills for the Tourism Industry
• The Global Tourism Industry
• Tourism Planning, Sustainability and Global ethics
• Marketing and Consumer Behaviour in Tourism
• Working in the Travel and Tourism Industry
• Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Events
• Strategic Management of Tourism
• Opportunities and Challenges within the Tourism Industry
• Dissertation / Project and PDP

Please note that module titles, course content and assessment details may be subject to change. Please visit the Bury College University Centre website for updates.

Assessment method

Assessment is via examinations and coursework, including essays, reports and presentations.

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 code 6N81
Institution code B93
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 104 points
A level 104 points from a minimum of 3 A Levels
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) 104 points
Access to HE Diploma 104 points from an Access to Higher Education Diploma

You should also have 5 GCSE's at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent) including English.

Additional entry requirements



You may be required to attend an interview

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,500 Year 1
England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

This course is only available to students within the United Kingdom and European Union.

Provider information

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Bury College
Woodbury Centre
Market Street

Course contact details

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0161 280 8280

Fax: 0161 280 8228