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International Tourism Management Honours, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) ,
International Tourism is a thriving industry and is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic economic sectors. Tourism remains a leading provider of employment opportunities in a wide variety of settings within and beyond the industry. The International Tourism Management Honours degree is offered at the Middlesex University. 

About

Why study BSc International Tourism Management Honours at Middlesex University?

The International Tourism Management BSc Honours degree explores key aspects of modern tourism and their relevance to sustainable economic development and civil society, equipping you with the knowledge and skills needed to advance in a career in the tourism sector. This course is structured to offer you the flexibility to follow a preferred career path through optional modules, as well as taking part in practice-based learning opportunities. Developing employability skills is central to the course and essential for a wide range of roles in travel and tourism management, events, hospitality, airlines, destination management and many more.

Being based in London means you engage with one of the world's top tourist destinations, while the EU Erasmus programme offers students the chance to take a one year study abroad option at one of our partner universities in Europe and the USA in your second year. You can also take a paid, year long, industry work placement during year three, either in UK or abroad, and add a language, Spanish or Mandarin, to your course for free.

Course highlights

  • Every year you will take part in a range of UK field trips, while in year two you will have a week-long visit to an international exciting tourist destination. International field trip destinations have included Spain and Greece, and the majority of the cost is included in your tuition fees
  • There are opportunities to take part in study abroad at part of the EU Erasmus programme in year two (a fee contribution may be required) and also to do a work placement in the UK or abroad in year three (without accruing additional fees)
  • You will have the opportunity to plan your career path with the support of a designated team and to engage in industry networking activities such as career fairs
  • This course is pending recognition by the Tourism Management Institute under their scheme for Course in Higher Education
  • You will receive high levels of tutor support from our international staff team who are actively engaged in research that informs high quality learning and awareness of opportunities to contribute to society globally

Careers

There is an exciting diversity of tourism careers across the private, public and voluntary sectors, with roles for graduates within the tourism sector including;

  • Business Development Officers
  • Customer Service Agents
  • Graduate Trainee Managers
  • HR Executives
  • Marketing Executives
  • Project Managers
  • Travel Consultants

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course Include:

Year 1
  • Opportunities and resources in tourism 
  • Tourism and society 
  • Marketing theory and practice 
  • The international tourism industry and employability 
Year 2
  • Contemporary tourism management 
  • Researching people and places 
  • Experiential learning overseas
  • Consulting project in tourism
  • Aviation and passenger transport management 
  • Tourism enterprise and revenue management 
  • Tourism business 
  • Responsible tourism management 
  • Tourism languages 
  • Emerging markets: China and Latin America 
  • Developing employability through work placement
Year 3
  • Creative branding in tourism 
  • Tourism policy -making 
  • Customer service management in tourism and hospitality 
  • Hospitality business management 
  • Event planning and management 
  • Event sector 
  • Tourism in cities 
  • Heritage Tourism 
  • Tourism supply chain and sector analysis 
  • Tourism languages 
  • Dissertation- final year project 
  • Work placement project 
  • Social media and viral marketing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    87

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General Requirements

  • 112 UCAS points
  • Your prior achievement in awarded qualifications
  • Predicted achievement in the qualifications you are currently studying
  • Personal statement or statement of purpose for evidence of your motivation and commitment to your subject
  • References about your academic potential and personal qualities
  • Details of time spent at another Higher Education institution, even if the course was not completed.

Advance entry

  • Year 2 entry: 120 UG credits at Level 4 in a Business/Management based degree/HND/HNC
  • Year 3 entry: 240 UG credits in a Business/Management based degree/HND/HNC

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 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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UK/EU students
  • Part-time students: £77 per taught credit
International 
  • Part-time students: £108 per taught credit

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 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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