36 months
35800 AUD/year
12640 AUD/year
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The Business - Tourism and Hospitality offered at La Trobe University gives you the knowledge and skills to work in tourism and hospitality around the world. You'll participate in a hotel management computer simulation and gain hands-on experience using front-of-house and travel management booking systems.  

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Studying Business - Tourism and Hospitality offered at La Trobe University you'll also have the chance to complete an additional major in event management, marketing, human resources or a second language.

You'll learn:  

Business foundations
  • Understand how businesses operate in local, regional and global environments.
Management practices and procedures
  • Learn about all areas of restaurant and front-of-house operations.
  • Gain the skills to identify and provide high-quality service to clients.
Computer reservation systems
  • Learn reservation and ticketing procedures for the travel and hotel industries.
  • Gain experience using automated reservation systems.
Destination marketing
  • Examine the marketing and management of tourism destinations at supranational, national, state, regional and local levels.

Career outcomes

Graduates will be well placed to find employment in a range of roles that include:

Hospitality manager

  • Manage personnel, maintain facilities, ensure customer satisfaction and oversee administrative and financial records.

Tourism officer

  • Prepare tourism initiatives and campaigns with the aim of generating revenue.
  • Produce a range of tourist information, promotional material, business plans and press releases.

Guest relations manager

  • Ensure the satisfaction of guests in settings like upscale hotels, resorts, cruise ships and restaurants.
  • Supply information, provide quality service and resolve stressful situations.


The Bachelor of Business (Tourism and Hospitality) has EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Big Ideas in Business
  • Dollars and Sense 
  • Tourism, Hospitality and Events 
  • Food and Beverage Supervision 
  • Analysing Business Data

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 020412C 

Subject prerequisites 
  • VCE: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35800 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 35800 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    12640 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12640 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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