Hertfordshire International College

BA (Hons) Tourism Management

5.0 excellent 3 opinions
Hertfordshire International College
In Hatfield

Price on request
Prefer to call the centre directly?
07958... More
Want to speak to an Advisor about this course?

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.

Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location
17 Sep 2019
Hatfield
University of Hertfordshire (College Lane Campus), Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK, Herefordshire, England
See map
Starts 17 Sep 2019
Location
Hatfield
University of Hertfordshire (College Lane Campus), Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK, Herefordshire, England
See map

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

Questions & Answers

Ask a question and other users will answer you

Opinions

5.0
excellent
Course rating
100%
Recommended
4.9
excellent
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

S
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
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
S
Student
5.0 06/10/2018
What I would highlight: Motivation is the key to stay focused till finishing
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
M
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)
Reviews gathered by Emagister & iAgora

Achievements for this centre

2018

How do you get the CUM LAUDE seal?

All courses are up to date

The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

This centre has featured on Emagister for 0 years

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

Students that were interested in this course also looked at...
See all