This course reviews a range of key issues, challenges and developments in tourism management, with particular focus on the relationships between tourism and the wider economic, environmental and socio-cultural context; the course aims to develop your management, research and analytical skills to allow you to operate at a high level within this dynamic industry; during your studies, you will gain access to industry experts, with the opportunity to take a professional placement, network and share knowledge and experience whilst learning in a structured environment; the course also offers a unique opportunity to mix with a diverse range of nationalities, allowing you to increase your inter-cultural competence, which is vital to tourism management in an increasingly globalised world.
An honours degree is normally required 2.2 or above, or substantial relevant industrial experience at senior management level; applicants are encouraged to provide details of relevant work experience; relevant subjects: all subjects considered.
Year 1: tourism and hospitality principles and practice; business strategy and finance; managing organisations; tourism, culture and society; the management of cultural and heritage attractions; dissertation. Choose 1 of the following options: aviation, tourism development and climate change; conference tourism; entrepreneurship; food and drink; mobile communication and mobile marketing; sport tourism; wildlife, nature and ecotourism; placement.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Sandwich including industrial placement||-||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 13,000 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Whole course (EU fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Talbot Campus||Poole||BH12 5BB||South West|