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Tourism and Hospitality Management

Newcastle College University Centre

UCAS Code: N890 | Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


A level

C,C

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GCSE/National 4/National 5

Grade C(4) in Maths and English Language.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MM

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MPP

Scottish Advanced Higher

C,C

UCAS Tariff

64

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Tourism

This Tourism and Hospitality Management degree will help you to develop the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the global tourism and hospitality industry. You will learn about cultures, lifestyles and economies across the world and develop skills to navigate the industry within different countries. You will gain the practical management tools you need to manage and market a range of tourism and hospitality businesses and benefit from close working links with local industry, including Hays Business Travel, NGI, ACAS and Northumbrian Water at Kielder. If you have a passion for people, enjoy experiencing different cultures and want to combine work and travel, this tourism and hospitality management degree could be perfect for you. You will collaborate extensively with the local hospitality and tourism industry thanks to the University Centre’s strong links. In your first year, you will undertake a work placement of around 60 hours and work alongside a tourist venue to complete a work-based project in your second year. You will also benefit from guest speakers and visits to local tourist destinations. After successfully completing the FdA Tourism and Hospitality Management degree you may choose to progress to the BA (Hons) Hospitality and Tourism Management (Top-Up) with Newcastle College University Centre. Alternatively, you will be able to enter lower level management roles within industry. Our alumni have secured roles with local companies including Copthorne Hotel Newcastle, Little Haven Hotel, DFDS and Hays Travel.

Modules

Year 1: Academic Study Skills, An Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality, Customer Relationship, Destination Management, Developing Manager, Personal Development, Tourism and Hospitality Business Development, Work-Related Learning. Year 2: Course content – year two Commercial Business Performance, Conference and Events, Leadership and Management, Marketing and Social Media, Professional Development, Sustainability in Hospitality and Tourism, Work-Based Learning.

Assessment methods

You will learn through a variety of methods including lectures, seminars, practical sessions, workshops and will be introduced to guest speakers from industry. You will also complete a placement. Assessments include written assignments, case-studies, presentations, portfolios, work-based projects and practicals

Tuition fees

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£9,000
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£9,000
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Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£9,000
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Newcastle College University Centre

Department:

Hospitality and Tourism

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