Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)
This exciting programme prepares you for a management career within the leisure industries. An ideal course of study if you are interested in a range of leisure sectors and wish to develop a broad range of industry-based skills for this sector.
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
Swansea Business Campus
24 September 2018
Year 1 Provides an introduction and foundation to key issues and the vital underpinning skills for all sectors of leisure industries, this is complemented by the study of core business disciplines in management and marketing. You will gain a detailed understanding of the inter-relationships between Tourism, Sport and Events within the leisure industry as well as the principles of Hospitality and Guest Service Management which are central to the industry. The focus of year 2 is to develop the professional skills required by the industry and this will include studying specialist modules including Management Operations, finance and HR as well as Events Management and Entrepreneurship. Students will select an option of their choice. Students will have the opportunity to undertake a sandwich placement year if they wish to further develop their industry based skills and experience. In year 3 students will select either a Dissertation of their choice, or undertake an Organisational Project.
The programme will be assessed through a structured mix of assessments which will include assignments, essays, management reports, debates, industry presentations and field study work. Assessments are related to the modules studied and wherever possible are designed to enhance employability.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Swansea Business Campus|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
In choosing to study at university you are making a considerable investment in your future and it is a decision that we take seriously. We will make every effort to ensure that your experience as a student here will help you to develop your potential to the full. We will provide you with sound academic knowledge, but we also believe that the rich diversity of cultural and social experiences that you will have as a student here will help you develop a range of personal and professional qualities as we believe that these are both equally important considerations when choosing a university.
|UCAS Tariff||88 points||Grades are important; however, our offers are not solely based on academic results. We are interested in creative people that demonstrate a strong commitment to their chosen subject area and therefore we welcome applications from individuals from a wide range of backgrounds. To assess student suitability for their chosen course we normally arrange interviews for all applicants at which your skills, achievements and life experience will be considered as well as your qualifications.|
|Channel Islands||£9,000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|