BSc (Hons) Business and Tourism Management

Course details

Our degree course has been developed to give you the key business skills needed for a successful career in this sector.  There is a particular focus on the biggest challenges facing the tourism industry; these include sustainability, ethical tourism and diverse competition.  Designed to unlock your potential by developing both your commercial awareness and specialist subject knowledge, our degree is a perfect launch pad into this highly important industry.

Intakes Study Options Location
September 3 years, full time, weekdays UK

Why Study BSc (Hons) Business and Tourism Management?

Hospitality and Tourism are two of the fastest growing job sectors of all as well as some of the most social and engaging. Additionally, they are crucial in facilitating the financial and business worlds. This means that there exists an ever-growing demand for not only those qualified with such specialist knowledge that is needed to succeed down this career path, but also can employ it with business acumen and in-depth understanding of how best to use the tools at your command. With your combined skills, employment is sure-fire in a variety of occupations, especially as the potential to establish your own business is made more possible with the skill-set taught.

With the business of tourism offices booming, hands-on practical work experience is commonplace on these courses, meaning you receive real-world tourism experience; strengthening your knowledge-base and helping you understand how theory is put into action.

Career Opportunities:

The addition of a Business and Tourism Management degree to your experiential arsenal provides opportunities for a variety of senior and influential professions. These include:

  • Tourism Management
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Marketing Executive
  • Human Resources
  • Outdoor Activities/Education manager
  • Event Planning
  • Travel Agent

The opportunity for work experience and studying abroad are also invaluable for those looking to endeavour in a career in Business and Tourism Management, allowing you to gain real practical experience as well as mix with individuals who can advise and guide you to the best career prospects.

Course Structure & Classes

Year 1

  • Hospitality, Tourism and Events Environment

  • Academic and Professional Skills

  • Managing Quality in Hospitality, Tourism and Events

  • Business Finance

Year 2

  • Customer Service Management for Tourism and Hospitality

  • Managing Human Resources

  • Principles and Practice of Marketing

  • Tourism Management

Year 3

  • Tourism and Events Live Project

  • Business Strategy

  • Sustainable and Ethical Tourism

  • Global Hospitality and Tourism Issues

  • Major Project

Please note: the availability of modules are subject to change depending on the course circumstances and student demand, the structure and modules offered will vary on your placement of university and intake.

Entry requirements

  • GCSE: minimum of five to include Maths and English at grade C or grade 4
  • UCAS tariff points : BSc: 120-128 points
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Please get in touch with one of our consultants regarding English fluency, work experience and any other inquiries you may have about entry requirements.

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.