Travel has become a vital part of a modern life. People travel for work, to study or just for fun and as more can reach global destinations than ever before, skillful professionals are needed to move, accommodate and service masses.
This is a specialisation of the Management programme.
Tourism is a sector that is at the heart of many of the big moments in modern life such as major music or sports events, family weekends or a dream holiday on an island. We will ensure that you have the necessary skills to manage operations and businesses across a diverse range of contexts including tourism, cultural heritage, festivals and events.
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|Duration of programme||6 semesters|
|Tuition fee per semester||€ 3,300|
|One-off registration fee for non-EU citizens||€ 900|
|Degree awarded by||The University of Buckingham|
|Common first year||Yes|
|Work placement available||Yes|
|Study abroad available||Yes|
|Admission criteria||High School Leaving Certificate|
|Language of tuition||English|
The skills cultivated working in tourism environments are also coveted by a broad range of businesses in the contemporary service-led economy. Here are just a few areas where with this degree you can pursue a career: Management of International Hotels, Airlines, Catering & Banqueting, Conference & Event Organisation, Tour Operators, Travel Agents, Cruise Ships, Spa & Wellness and Medical Tourism, Resort Management, Theme Parks, Destination Marketing & Development Consultancy, Ski Resorts and National Tourism Offices.
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|1||Management and Business Context 1|
|1||Information and Communication Technology|
|1||Legal Environment for Managers|
|1||Academic Skills 1|
|1||Decision Making Skills|
|2||Management and Business Context 2|
|2||Finance for Managers|
|2||General Orientation Option|
|2||Management Information Systems|
|2||Academic Skills 2|
|3||Language and Culture 1|
|3||General Orientation Option|
|3||Career Development Skills|
|3||Human Resource Management|
|3||Principles and Practices of Tourism|
|4||Language and Culture 2|
|4||Quantitative Methods for Managers|
|4||Managing Tourism Functions|
|5||Business Policy and Strategy|
|6||Final Semester Option|
|6||Academic Writing Project|
You can see the full indicative curriculum here (from academic year 2016/17) >>
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