801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
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Young University Rankings 2020
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European Teaching Rankings 2018
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International Tourism and Events Management (3 Years or 4 Years including Foundation) - Cardiff Metropolitan University

The International Tourism Management degree at Cardiff Met offers two pathways, both professionally accredited: BA (Hons) International Tourism Management – accredited by Tourism Management Institute BA (Hons) International Tourism & Events Management – accredited by the Institute of Hospitality The tourism industry is one of the world’s largest industries and is both dynamic and multi-disciplinary. It incorporates both multinational corporations and small scale locally owned companies as well as many aspects of the smaller events and hospitality industries. In order to help you explore and prepare for a career in this diverse industry, the Tourism Management courses provide a blend of core knowledge that reflects the economic, environmental and social context and practice of tourism with rigorous management underpinning throughout the course. It is mandatory to undertake a work-based learning module to strengthen your employability at the end of the course. To date students have undertaken placements both overseas and within the UK. Overseas placements have included Universal Studios, Disney and a range of resort hotels and country clubs within the USA, Camp America as well as European placements with tour operators including Thomas Cook. Within the UK, students have worked for a range of organisations such as the National Trust, the Youth Hostel Association, Cardiff Airport, National Museum of Wales, airlines and tourist information centres. To enhance the module content further, the course draws on the expertise of a number of industry experts including Visit Wales, Cardiff Airport and the Principality Stadium, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, CADW, Cardiff Castle. The course team also frequently arrange visits to many local tourist attractions and destinations. If you choose one of the field study modules there is also the opportunity to travel to places like Alicante and Gambia.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Part-time
  • Duration
    0
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Cardiff Met - Llandaff,CardiffUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Credit £320
  • EU Credit £320
  • England Credit £320
  • Northern Ireland Credit £320
  • Scotland Credit £320
  • Wales Credit £320