Tourism and hospitality are expanding global industries resulting in an increased demand for skilled managers to lead and develop international organisations. The focus is to actively encourage students to apply management principles and concepts in the context of contemporary national and international tourism and hospitality management. Take the opportunity to study the related areas of tourism and hospitality within a single programme to ensure you have the tools to become a confident and high executive level manager in the international tourism and hospitality sector.
This master course in Tourism and Hospitality Management prepares you for management within various sectors of the worldwide tourism and hospitality industry. You will have the chance to develop a set of industry relevant analytical tools that can equip graduates for leadership and management positions. You build a strong theoretical and practical foundation by studying both business management modules, and tourism and hospitality modules.
You learn to apply and critically challenge your understanding of the industries in practical contexts, particularly in the work-related learning module and during your industry placement. You also critically examine the sustainability of the international hospitality and tourism industries. Throughout the course enhance your employability skills, such as communications and team-working, which are vital for rapid career development.
This postgraduate course is designed to cater for local and international professionals within the industry who wish to gain the necessary qualifications and theoretical awareness to enabling you to advance your careers or operations. It will also appeal to recent international and home graduates who wish to acquire the specialist knowledge and qualifications necessary in order to manage tourism operations.
The Tourism and Hospitality Management master degree will equip you with the knowledge you need to successfully operate an international tourism business while integrating hospitality management skills and contributes towards professional accreditation with the Institute of Hospitality.
Course Length: 1 years;
Start dates: January, May, September