United Kingdom

University College Birmingham

Summer Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 1JB, United Kingdom

University College Birmingham

Hospitality Business Management

Course snapshot Our Hospitality Business Management degree, accredited by the University of Birmingham, will provide you with a wide range of opportunities to work at management level in world-class hotels, country clubs, theme parks, leisure centres, exhibition venues and catering services. Year 2 is a work placement year, when you will be able to put your theoretical learning into practice and boost your future job opportunities. We will offer you plenty of support to find the right placement. Who’s the course for? If you are good with people, business-minded and hard-working, a career in hospitality business management is a great option. Why should I study the course? This is a strongly vocational course designed to give you the knowledge and skills necessary for a range of management careers within the international hospitality industry. Throughout the course, we will encourage you to add to your skills by specialising in subjects such as Management of Food and Beverage Operations; Rooms Revenue Management; or Events Planning. Great. Tell me some more You will gain valuable work experience on a 12-month work placement, allowing you to put what you have learned into practice, broaden your experience and demonstrate your abilities to potential employers. Over the years, we have developed close working relationships throughout the hospitality sector in the UK and internationally, including the USA and Canada. Our hired@UCB team will assist you in finding a paid placement that gives you the relevant experience to support your future career plans. Specialist technical modules will enable you to take advantage of UCB’s unparalleled hospitality restaurant facilities and supported work placement network. The course has an international focus, which means you will be able to apply what you learn to overseas organisations. You will be encouraged to develop an industry specialism such as gastronomy, convention management or managing pub operations. What skills will I gain? You will be exposed to the wide range of the hospitality sector and learn how to apply key business skills such as managing people, marketing and finance within an industry context. You will have the opportunity to go on a 12-month placement to develop your management skills and apply financial, marketing and human resource management theory to the hospitality environment. You will develop your management skills and learn how to balance the logistics of running a profitable hospitality business with meeting the high service expectations of your customers. What about the future? The course will give you the confidence and know-how to move into a wide range of jobs in business hospitality management, specialising in areas such as human resources, marketing, public relations, financial management and operations management. Graduating with this degree will enable you to pursue a career in: • Conference and exhibition management • Hotel management • Food services management • Resort and property management • Travel services

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-02-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Birmingham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,076
  • England Year 1 £9,076
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,076
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,076
  • Wales Year 1 £9,076
  • International Year 1 £9,700
  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Birmingham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,076
  • England Year 1 £9,076
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,076
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,076
  • Wales Year 1 £9,076
  • International Year 1 £9,700