• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

By gaining an appreciation of other cultures you will be both aware and sensitive to the positive and negative impacts of tourism on communities and local economic development. Looking at the modern challenges faced by tourism organisations, this International Tourism Management (Hons) course from Leeds Beckett University  focuses on recent trends and developments so you are equipped with the skills to solve complex problems and implement plans and solutions to resolve them.

You will acquire an understanding of sustainable tourism and development as well as the organisational structure and management of this ever-expanding service sector. Combined with a strong international focus, you will understand the core areas of business and management of the tourism sector with the ability to contribute at a regional, national and global level.

Career

You will impress employers with your portfolio of experience, management skills and expertise. Commercially and culturally aware, you will be primed to take on a management role in a wide range of sectors, including the airline industry, with tour operators or in destination marketing. Like many of our students, you could be hired by your placement company after graduation. You could also pursue postgraduate study in a variety of related disciplines.

  • Destination Manager
  • Travel Consultant
  • Product Manager
  • Sustainable Tourism Planner

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Sandwich Option: 4 Years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Complexities of Tourism
  • Cultures, Ethics & Tourism Encounters
  • Insights into Industry
  • Understanding Tourism Experiences
  • Management & the Tourism Workforce
  • Marketing the Tourism Experience

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • GCSE English Language and Maths at Grade C or above (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards) or equivalent. Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy/Numeracy are accepted in place of GCSEs.
  • International Baccalaureate: 24 Points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Leeds

  • 637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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