Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

International Hospitality and Tourism Management

This course is a conversion course, it is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction. This course is intended to provide you with an advanced understanding of the hospitality and tourism industry as and a managerial perspective of how to run such organisations. After completing this course, you'll have the capacity to be involved in more analytical, developmental and strategic perspectives of the industries than those at undergraduate level, and gain insights of the issues affecting hospitality and tourism. Equally, this course will provide the opportunity for you to identify and engage with specialisms such as consumer behaviour, marketing, international human resource management, revenue management and international market trends. You will also have access to a wide range of extra curricula activities and qualifications, such as our visiting speakers programme for example representatives from Hilton International, Shangri-la Hotels, Fairmont Hotels and Le Manior aux Quat Saisons. You will have the opportunity to attend our Annual hospitality student conference and to undertake added value courses such as the Wine and Spirits Trust Award, trips to the World Travel and Tourism Market, London and the HOTS Hotel Simulation package.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree is normally required at 2:2 or above, or equivalent. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) or above.

Course modules

Core modules: tourism and hospitality principles and practice; research methods; business strategy and finance; hospitality operations management; issues in international hospitality and tourism management; dissertation. Choose 1 unit from the following options: aviation, tourism development and climate change; conference tourism; crisis and disaster management; Creative Industries in Tourism & Events; entrepreneurship; food and drink; food, culture and society; spatial design for retailers and restaurateurs; wildlife, nature and ecotourism; Economics for Tourism and Hospitality; placement.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2017 - 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 13,500 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,250 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 14,000 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 14,000 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Talbot Campus Poole BH12 5BB South West

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