Swansea University

Management (Tourism), MSc

Swansea University
In Singleton Park

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Typology Master
Location Singleton park (Wales)
Start Different dates available
  • Master
  • Singleton park (Wales)
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    Different dates available
Description

Our strong profile of leading tourism scholars cover core topics in the industry, which include destination management, development, tourism economics, governance and strategy, successfully combining sector knowledge with general business applications.
The course blends together theory and practical activity so our students develop the necessary transferable skills to be able to effectively research, analyse and evaluate big data, plan and execute practical activities/fieldwork using appropriate techniques, manage budgets, and challenge previously held assumptions within one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the world.

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Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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· Requirements

Students must attain a 2:2 (or overseas equivalent) in an undergraduate degree. Any degree subject will be considered. We consider all applications on their merits and will look at each individual case before making an offer so students who fall slightly short of the entry criteria should still apply to the School of Management.. Non-native English speakers must achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no component less than 5.5. A list of equivalent tests are provided here her details can be found here. For students who fall significantly short of the general entry...

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Opinions

4.0
Course rating
100%
Recommended
4.6
excellent
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

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Sarah Carne
4.0 20/02/2018
What I would highlight: It was one of a kind welcoming and great university. Thanks for a wonderful memory. I had a time of my life.
What could be improved: It was great.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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What you'll learn on the course

Tourism Development
Tourism
Tourism Industry
Business
Tourism management
Tourism Business
Tourism Skills
Business Industry
Tourism Strategies
Tourism improvement

Course programme

Modules

Disclaimer: Module selection options may change.

Year 1 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCertCompulsory Modules

MN-D004Semester 3 (Summer Taught)60

Dissertation (Directed Independent Learning)

MN-M001Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15

Managing Financial Resources

MN-M012Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15

Human Resource Management

MN-M013Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15

Marketing Management

MN-M022Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15

Operations Management

MN-M522Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)15

StrategyMN-M549Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)15

Research Methods

MN-M556Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)15

Managing and Marketing Tourist Experiences

MN-M582Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)15

Tourism Study Tour

Additional information

Careers and Employability We have an excellent track record of placing our graduates with major multinational companies and our graduate employment rate is 92%. From the moment you arrive at the School of Management we will work with you to help you build your skills and experience to enhance your career prospects. During your time with us you’ll have the chance to: Undertake a work placement or internship through the Swansea Paid Internship Network (SPIN) or ‘Week of Work’ initiative Work and network with employers from a range of national and multi-national companies through our visiting speaker programme In conjunction with the International Development Office, undertake an Internship in India, with a company such as GE, Thomson Reuters, 3M, Private Equity or Kanvic Consulting Boost your skills and meet employers during our biannual Employability Week Complete the Swansea Employability Award Participate in one of our student challenges and competitions, such as the Branding Challenge, and CIM student competition ‘The Pitch’