Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Hsopitality and Tourism Course 2017

DURATION:
Local:
Full-Time: 6 months + 6 months of Industrial Attachment
Part-Time: 10 months + 6 months of Industrial Attachment

International:
6 - 9 months

Industrial Attachment: 6 months
INTAKE:
Upon Request
AWARDED BY:
TMC Academy

About The Course

The aim of the Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management (DHTM) course is to provide students with the basic knowledge and skills in hospitality and tourism industry and also to provide students with the necessary foundation for undergraduate studies in related field. This course also aims to equip students’ employability by providing opportunities for on-job training through industrial attachment where students will be able to apply their knowledge in the workplace.

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

Mode of Delivery
Lectures, tutorials and independent learning are employed. To make sure that students have a clear understanding of the concepts, tutorials are used to re-emphasize the key areas.

Independent learning involves pupils 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.

  • Strategies for Academic Success
    – Advanced 2*
    – Academic English*
    – Introduction to Study Skills
  • Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism
  • Food and Beverage Operation
  • Accommodation Operation
  • Service Excellence
  • Industrial Attachment

*Student must pass all English levels before starting the proprietary modules.

Local International
Age 17 years old
Academic Qualification Any of the following:

  • Obtained at least a C6 at GCE O level in any 3 subjects
  • NITEC or Higher NITEC
  • Integrated Programme (3 passes at a level equivalent to Secondary 4)
  • TMC Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme
Completed Secondary education or Year 9
English Proficiency Any of the following:

  • At least a C6 at GCE O level English
  • Completed a prior Certificate or Diploma where medium of instruction is English
  • Pass an English online test and an interview with the Dean/HOD/designate
Any of the following:

  • IELTS 5.0 or TOEFL (Paper) ≥ 500 or,
    TOEFL (Computer) ≥ 175 or,
    TOEFL (Internet) ≥ 60 or,
    TOEIC ≥ 500
  • Completed a prior Certificate or Diploma where medium of instruction is English
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Advanced 1 level
Mature Candidates ≥ 30 years old with 8 years of working experience

It is important to achieve regular attendance and meet the attendance requirement stipulated by the authorities (eg. Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore) and TMC. Failure to meet the requirement will lead to the following:

  • Rejection of Student Pass on re-application/renewal for international students.
  • Expulsion where students do not make any improvement in their attendance rate and/or consistently absent from class despite warnings and counselling given in accordance with the school policy

 

Attendance Requirement is as follows:

Module Attendance
For all propriety students, module attendance is required to be eligible for work to be assessed and sit for examination:

  • The minimum module attendance is normally 80% for full-time, 60% for part-time (75% for SSG-funded part-time students)
  • Special consideration will only be given to students with valid reasons.

Monthly Attendance:
All full-time international students must meet a monthly attendance of 90%. Student pass shall be subjected to cancellation if the monthly attendance is not met continuously.

Full-time local students enrolled in Hawthorn English courses, TMC College preparatory courses and external degree courses must meet a monthly attendance of 75%. Local students enrolled in external degree courses shall be subject to relevant university’s regulations regarding attendance.

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
Full-Time: $4,704
Part-Time: $4,704

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

with Advanced 2 and Academic English $10,908
with Academic English $9,258
Without English  $7,608

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)