University of Wales Trinity Saint David has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
The BA (Hons) International Hotel Management course is unique in terms of its provision of work-based vocational training in the Marriott Hotel alongside academic study at UWTSD. Furthermore, as this programme is delivered over two years rather than the conventional three, it represents excellent value for money. There is an increased demand for graduates with practical experience, greater work-based competency, and effective management skills. This collaborative programme is designed to produce graduates who not only have a firm understanding of the academic theory underpinning the industry, but have been given the opportunity to apply this theory to their practice during placements at the Marriott Hotel.
Year 1 on campus; Hospitality and Guest Services, Marketing Essentials, Business Skills for the International Hotel Industry, Personnel Resourcing and Development, Financial Management, Foreign Language and Intercultural Awareness. Year 2 on campus; Management and Organisational Behaviour, Sustainable Hospitality and Tourism Management, Entrepreneurship, Organisational Consultancy, Contemporary Themes in the Hotel and Hospitality Sector, Global Tourism and Destination Management. Year 1 At the Marriott Hotel; Placement: Food and Beverage Operations, Placement: Hotel Administration and Front Office Operations, Placement: Operating Hotel Facilities. Year 2 At the Marriott Hotel, Placement: Food and Beverage Operations, Placement: Guest Service Operations, Placement: Hotel Administration.
The programme is predominantly assessed through a combination of coursework and practical tasks, with a limited number of examinations. Coursework/practical tasks may include; Presentations, Research projects, Process workbooks/development records, Academic reviews, Blogs, Field study reports, Case studies, Employer assessment.
How to apply
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!
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|Campus name||Swansea Business Campus|
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
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.
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Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|