Hertfordshire International College

      BA (Hons) Tourism Management

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      Hertfordshire International College
      In Hatfield

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      Important information

      Typology Bachelor's degree
      Location Hatfield
      Duration 3 Years
      Start 17/09/2019
      • Bachelor's degree
      • Hatfield
      • Duration:
        3 Years
      • Start:
        17/09/2019
      Description

      Tourism is a career that can take you anywhere. Our course is recognised by the Tourism Management Institute (TMI) and is ranked inside the top 20 of the Guardian University League Table 2018 for tourism, hospitality and event management. It explores the latest trends and practices within the industry, examining the impact tourism has on destinations, as well as the sector’s sustainability, cultural influences and community engagement. You’ll also have the chance to take a six-month internship at Walt Disney World, Florida, and study at the University of California Riverside in an exclusive partnership with the University of Hertfordshire.

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      Where and when
      Starts Location
      17 Sep 2019
      Hatfield
      University of Hertfordshire (College Lane Campus), Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK, Herefordshire, England
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      Starts 17 Sep 2019
      Location
      Hatfield
      University of Hertfordshire (College Lane Campus), Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK, Herefordshire, England
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      To take into account

      · What are the objectives of this course?

      The course is recognised by the Tourism Management Institute (TMI) and is a key partner of the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA)You will get to study real world case studies and have the opportunity to visit an overseas destinationThe course gives you the opportunities to do a work placement in small or large corporations, developing key employability skills, both domestically and internationallyAll students have the option to study abroad and learn or develop language skills to give you an edge in the job market.You will develop key tourism management and business skills at a leading international business facing University on a course ranked 5th in the UK for Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management.

      · Who is it intended for?

      Our students completed placements with a wide variety of large and small businesses, such as Walt Disney, Rent-a-car Enterprise, TUI Travel, Thomson Cruises, Mundy Cruising, Wendy Wu Tour Operator, Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, Hilton Worldwide, Heathrow Airport and EasyJet.

      · Requirements

      96-112 UCAS points

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      Student
      5.0 15/12/2018
      What I would highlight: I spent my best years here, its a big university with people similar interest. its new but great I would really recommend this.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      Student
      5.0 06/10/2018
      What I would highlight: Motivation is the key to stay focused till finishing
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      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      Michaela Bevelagua
      5.0 25/09/2018
      What I would highlight: The place is amazing though I was quite nervous before but later found out the decision to be the best. I had great memories and friends to cherish my UK diaries.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
      Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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      Achievements for this centre

      2018

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      The average rating is higher than 3.7

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      What you'll learn on the course

      University
      Mandarin
      Tourism
      Industry
      Tourism Industry
      Destination Marketing
      Mandarin
      Global Tourism Geography
      Tourism Passenger
      Social & Cultural Impacts of Tourism
      Management Accounting for the Tourism
      Law for the Tourism and Event Industry
      Social & Cultural Impacts of Tourism
      Law for the Tourism and Event Industry

      Course programme

      Work Placement

      As with all courses at Hertfordshire Business School, you can undertake a paid work placement in a UK or International business. During this time you will be employed by a business and will be subsequently paid. The Careers, Employment and Enterprise team based on the campus can help you find and tailor applications to maximise your chances of securing a relevant placement.

      As part of our enterprise and employability focus, we give you many options to gain work experience. You can undertake internships during the summer, engage in multiple work shadowing opportunities, and take on a yearlong placement between your second and third year.

      Structure

      Level 4

      Core Modules
      • The Tourism Industry Framework - 15 Credits
      • Study & Research Skills for the Tourism Industry - 15 Credits
      • Global Tourism Geography - 15 Credits
      Optional
      • Mandarin Route A - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Mandarin Route A - 4b - 15 Credits
      • French Route A - 4a - 15 Credits
      • French Route A - 4b - 15 Credits
      • French Route B - 4a - 15 Credits
      • French Route B - 4b - 15 Credits
      • German Route C - 4a - 15 Credits
      • German Route C - 4b - 15 Credits
      • German Route A - 4a - 15 Credits
      • German Route A - 4b - 15 Credits
      • German Route B - 4a - 15 Credits
      • German Route B - 4b - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route A - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route A - 4b - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route B - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route B - 4b - 15 Credits
      • Japanese Route A - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Japanese Route A - 4b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route C - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route C - 4b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route A - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route A - 4b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route B - 4a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route B - 4b - 15 Credits
      Level 5

      Core Modules
      • Tourism Passenger Transport - 15 Credits
      • Destination Marketing Research - 15 Credits
      • Career Planning in the Tourism Industry - 15 Credits
      • Social & Cultural Impacts of Tourism - 15 Credits
      Optional
      • Management Accounting for the Tourism & Event Industry - 15 Credits
      • International Field Trip - 15 Credits
      • Impacts of Events & Festivals - 15 Credits
      • French Route A - 5a - 15 Credits
      • French Route A - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route A - 5b - 15 Credits
      • French Route B - 5a - 15 Credits
      • French Route B - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route B - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route B - 5b - 15 Credits
      • German Route A - 5b - 15 Credits
      • German Route A - 5a - 15 Credits
      • German Route B - 5a - 15 Credits
      • German Route B - 5b - 15 Credits
      • German Route C - 5a - 15 Credits
      • German Route C - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route A - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Mandarin Route A - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Mandarin Route A - 5b - 15 Credits
      • French Route C - 5a - 15 Credits
      • French Route C - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route C - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route A - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route A - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route C - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route B - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route B - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Japanese Route A - 5b - 15 Credits
      • Japanese Route A - 5a - 15 Credits
      • Law for the Tourism and Event Industry - 15 Credits
      Level 6

      Core Modules
      • Tourism Planning - 15 Credits
      • Strategic Business Management for the Tourism & Event Industry - 15 Credits
      • HBS Placement - 0 Credits
      Optional
      • Industrial Placement Sem B only - 0 Credits
      • Industrial Placement Year - 0 Credits
      • Placement Study Abroad (South East Asia) - 0 Credits
      • Placement Study Abroad (North America) - 0 Credits
      • Placement Study Abroad (Australia) - 0 Credits
      • Placement Study Abroad A (Europe) - 0 Credits
      • Placement Study Abroad B (Europe) - 0 Credits
      • Placement Study Abroad (Europe) - 0 Credits
      • Industrial Placement (Semester A) - 0 Credits
      • Dissertation - Tourism - 30 Credits
      • Research Methods - 0 Credits
      • Tour Operating (Mass Market & Niche) - 15 Credits
      • Sporting Events & Sports Tourism - 15 Credits
      • French Route A - 6a - 15 Credits
      • French Route A - 6b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route A - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route A - 6b - 15 Credits
      • French Route B - 6b - 15 Credits
      • French Route B - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route B - 6b - 15 Credits
      • German Route A - 6a - 15 Credits
      • German Route A - 6b - 15 Credits
      • German Route B - 6a - 15 Credits
      • German Route B - 6b - 15 Credits
      • Mandarin Route A - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Mandarin Route A - 6b - 15 Credits
      • French Route C - 6a - 15 Credits
      • French Route C - 6b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route C - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route C - 6b - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route A - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route A - 6b - 15 Credits
      • Spanish Route B - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route B - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Italian Route B - 6b - 15 Credits
      • Japanese Route A - 6a - 15 Credits
      • Japanese Route A - 6b - 15 Credits
      • German Route C - 6a - 15 Credits
      • German Route C - 6b - 15 Credits

      Additional information

      International fee

      £11950 for the 2018/2019 academic year