The structure aims to be both simple and comprehensive. You will follow four core modules, which will provide an overall foundation for management in the relevant industries, clearly introducing basic concepts, working approaches and methodologies.
The content of the programmes which comprises tourism and events has been designed in such a way that it underpins:
The inter-disciplinarily of our approach to the study of tourism and event management A research-informed up to date curriculum, embedded in the real world of tourism and events The four core modules have been carefully written to prepare you for employment or study whilst being employed, and then fully prepare for the dissertation that completes the totality of the programme.
You will also select two optional modules which offer you the chance to study two bespoke areas of management. To prepare you for employment and/or career enhancement, employability skills and attributes are embedded into each module.
Events-related tourism is growing at an incredible rate and this programme has been developed in consultation with leading professionals to meet the need for specialist managers who can apply their skills to this interlinked field.
The programme will also offer you a variety of workshops to help your prepare and/or enhance your career in the tourism and events management industries.
We organise field trips and visiting speakers to put your learning into context. The mix of academic rigour and vocational relevance is designed to give you a long-lasting career advantage.