Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Tourism Management (Top Up)

Hsopitality and Tourism Course 2017

DURATION:
Full-Time: 12 months
Part-Time:18 months
INTAKE:
April / September
AWARDED BY:
University of Northampton

About The Course

Awarded by The University of Northampton

This tourism degree programme has been specifically designed to meet the needs of industry. Students are encouraged to take a critical and analytical perspective to their understanding of tourism business theory combined with a proactive business development approach throughout.

The aims of the award are to develop in learners:

  • A broad knowledge of the environment within which tourism businesses operate, whilst developing a sound understanding of the academic foundations which underpin key industry disciplines.
  • Knowledge and transferable skills in order that they may present themselves as marketable, well-educated and competent individuals, who are able to succeed in a wide range of tourism career opportunities.
  • Relevant skills in order that they may have the ability to manage complex situations professionally.
  • Knowledge and intellectual ability that they may confidently express themselves and seek to become lifelong learners

Course assessment:
Assessment of the modules includes examinations, assignments, projects, presentations, class tests, and/or practical tests.

Teaching and learning:
Lectures, tutorials and independent learning will be employed. To make sure that students have a clear understanding of the concepts, tutorials will re-emphasize the key areas. Independent learning involves students taking the initiative in recognizing learning requirements and undertaking activities to meet them. These activities could take the form of research, tutorial exercises, review questions and coursework.

  • Business Communication
  • International Destination Management
  • Principles of Marketing Management
  • Innovation in Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Professional Consultancy Project
  • Research Project
Age 17 years old
Academic Qualification Obtained at least a Pass in any one of the following:

  • TMC Higher Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • TMC Higher Diploma in Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure Management
  • Relevant Polytechnic Diploma*
  • Advanced / Higher Diploma in ( Hospitality / Tourism ) from Private Education Institutions*
English Qualification Any of the following or equivalent:

  • At least a C6 at GCE O English
  • Completed a Higher / Advanced Diploma where medium of instruction is English
  • Pass an English online test and an interview with the Dean / HOD / designate
  • IELTS 6.0
  • TOEFL ( Paper ) ≥ 547
  • TOEFL ( Computer ) ≥ 210
  • TOEFL ( Internet ) ≥ 78
  • TOEIC ≥ 780
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Academic English level
* Relevant Polytechnic Diploma and other Advanced Diploma holders will have to obtain a TMC Higher Diploma prior to the Top Up degree. Credits may be given for the modules completed previously and the number of modules required to undertake may be 4 modules or more.

Administrative Fees (New Student / TMC’s Existing / Local Transfer Student)

All the course fees stated below are inclusive of course materials, examination fee and lab fee unless stated otherwise. Repeat fees and other administrative fees are listed in the Miscellaneous Fee List.

Application Fee
$100

Fee Protection Scheme Fee
0.75% of (Course Fee less grant + Medical Insurance) OR $25 whichever is higher

Medical Insurance Fee
$80 Per Course Per Year

All fees subject to prevailing GST of 7%

Course Fees
$14,582

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)

Administrative Fees (New Student / TMC’s Existing / Local Transfer Student)

All the course fees stated below are inclusive of course materials, examination fee and lab fee unless stated otherwise. Repeat fees and other administrative fees are listed in the Miscellaneous Fee List.

Single / Bundled Programs Existing / Local Transfer
Application Fees: $200 Application Fees: $100
International Student Administrative Fee: $650 International Student Administrative Fee: $350

 

Fee Protection Scheme Fee
0.75% of (Course Fee less grant + Medical Insurance + International Student Administrative Fee) OR $25 whichever is higher

Medical Insurance Fee
$80 Per Course Per Year

All fees subject to prevailing GST of 7%

Course Fees
$17,640

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)