This programme will suit students wishing to develop a broad range of tourism, events and business skills. It will provide you with the necessary knowledge and insight to develop an understanding of managing tourism and events more effectively. This is located in the Business, Tourism and Management (BTM) department.
Entry criteria detail a typical offer but the College considers all applications on an individual basis which means that we could make offers based on qualifications, personal profile and experience. If you have any queries regarding your offer, please contact our Admissions Team. Typical offer: 1 A Level at C Grade or 2 A Levels at E Grade or above or MP/PPP profile from a BTEC Level 3 qualification and five GCSEs at Grade C or above, to include English and Maths (or equivalent qualifications).
The recognised progression route is the third Year of the BA (Hons) in International Tourism and Events Management. Graduates have employment prospects in a wide range of tourism and events disciplines, for example: conferencing and events management, tourism and planning consultancy, tour operations, the airline industry, marketing and consultancy.
The programme will include lectures, fieldwork, practical and tutorial sessions. You will usually have to complete portfolios, presentations and written assignments as you progress, and normally sit exams at the end of each academic year. Year 1 Modules include: Applied Professional and Personal Development, Organisational Behaviour, Introduction to Hospitality, Tourism and Events, Marketing for Tourism Hospitality, Events and the Culinary Arts, Event Operations Practices, Contemporary Hospitality. Year 2 Modules include: Practical Event Management, Contemporary Human Resource Management in Context, Work Placement for International Tourism and Event Management, International Tourism Sustainability, Managing International Travel Operations, Dark Tourism.
You will usually have to complete portfolios, presentations and written assignments as you progress, and normally sit exams at the end of each academic year.
Travel to and from your work placement. This programme requires an enhanced DBS check, charged at an additional cost to the student.
19/20 fees: £9,000