The tourism industry has become one of the fastest growing economic sectors in the world. In Britain, tourism employs around 2.6 million people and supports more than 200,000 small and medium-sized businesses. This programme has been developed to meet the demand for successful entrepreneurs and managers in tourism. It will provide you with a critical understanding of tourism management and the global tourism marketplace, and will give you the ability and confidence to creatively solve management problems in the industry. You will learn to apply sustainable principles to the development of tourism and gain skills and knowledge in areas such as tourism marketing, human resource management, innovation, product development and destination planning. You will gain practical insight from industry case studies and UK and international visits. We are ranked first in London for hospitality, leisure, recreation and tourism programmes in the Complete University Guide 2017 league table. What careers could I pursue? Graduates from this programme can find employment in tourism marketing, destination management and tourism policy, and with tour operators and many other businesses. They will also be well prepared to launch their own tourism enterprise.