Are you aiming for an influential role in one of the fastest growing global industries? Through our Institute of Hospitality accredited programme, you’ll develop an international perspective on hospitality management and the contemporary issues that shape it. Sharpen your knowledge of business and marketing theory and gain strategic and operational insights into the hospitality sector through our strong industry partnerships.
-Learn to meet the changing needs of the hospitality industry and the varying demands of both society and the economy. -Benefit from established industry contacts with international corporations like Hilton Worldwide, helping you network your way to a graduate career. -Take an international perspective on one of the fastest growing sectors in the world and learn first-hand from industry experts. Our lecturers are active in research areas such as sustainable practices, consumer behaviour, motivation and satisfaction, and staff retention. -Gain a competitive advantage on a course accredited by the Institute of Hospitality. -Investigate a topic you’re passionate about and sharpen your research skills, by undertaking an independent postgraduate dissertation. -Explore key topics within International Hospitality Management, such as luxury, service, customers and innovation, through diverse and relevant fieldwork.
Throughout this programme, you’ll familiarise yourself with key marketing theories and business strategies within the context of the hospitality industry. You’ll study a diverse range of current topics from business development and service operations, to e-commerce strategies and people management. The programme features fieldwork, guest speakers from industry and lectures led by research active academics. Every aspect of your studies will be grounded in current trends and emerging practices, culminating in an independent research project and dissertation. Benefit from a strong focus on international management, while building on the regional strengths of the south-west of England.
Core modules -HTM701 Managing People in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry -HTM706 e-Service Strategies -HTM704 Tourism and Hospitality Dissertation -HTM702 Tourism and Hospitality Marketing -HTM703 Competitive Advantage for Hospitality -HTM708 Hospitality Service Encounters -HTM709 Hospitality Business Development and Entrepreneurship
Every postgraduate taught course has a detailed programme specification document describing the programme aims, the programme structure, the teaching and learning methods, the learning outcomes and the rules of assessment.
A minimum of a second class honours degree (2:2) from a UK university or equivalent award from an overseas institution. Other qualifications and/or experience may be considered, if you have demonstrated acquired knowledge and skills sufficient to meet the challenges and demands of this programme.
21 April 2017
Recipient: Plymouth University
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