Higher Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Hsopitality and Tourism Course 2017

DURATION:
Full Time: 12 months + 6 months Industrial Attachment
Part Time: 21 months + 6 months Industrial Attachment
INTAKE:
January / March / April / June / July / September / November
AWARDED BY:
TMC Academy

TMC Academy’s Higher Diploma is equivalent to the first two years of a UK Bachelor’s Degree with Honours!

This course is specifically designed to develop the skills and knowledge required to be a competent and effective manager in this dynamic industry. This course includes a 6 months Industrial Attachment (IA).

 

Industrial Attachment (IA)

Paid internship; if the IA cannot be completed due to unsuccessful placement, students will study two additional modules as below:

  • Hospitality Operations Management
  • Communication Management in the Hospitality Industry

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Full Time: 12 months + 6 months Industrial Attachment

Part Time: 21 months* + 6 months Industrial Attachment

*can be completed in 14-16 months in the intensive mode.

 

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.

Core Modules

  • Legal Aspects of Hospitality and Tourism
  • Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Marketing
  • Financial Aspects of Hospitality, Travel and Tourism
  • ICT in the Hospitality Industry
  • Event Management
  • Research Methods for Hospitality, Travel and Tourism
  • Hotel and Resort Management
  • Issues in Hospitality and Tourism Industry
  • Tourism Planning and Development
  • Managing People in the Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Industry
  • Industrial Attachment

 

Additional modules to be taken if Industrial Attachment cannot be completed:

  • Hospitality Operations Management
  • Communication management in the Hospitality Industry

Age

17 years old*

Academic Qualification

Any of the following or equivalent:

  • Obtained at least an E at GCE A level in any 2 subjects
  • TMC Diploma/Foundation Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (at least 24 points)
  • NUS High School Diploma
  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Diploma (in Accounting / Business / Management / IT / Computing / Hospitality / Psychology) from Private Education Institutions (assessed on a case by case basis)

English Proficiency

Any of the following or equivalent:

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

Mature Candidates

≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience

* Students must be at least 18 years old at the time of Industrial Attachment.

GCE ‘O’ Level/NITEC/Higher NITEC holders may consider the following programmes: Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies, Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management or Certificate in Tertiary Foundation

GCE ‘N’ Level holders may consider our GCE ‘O’ Level Preparatory Course.

 

Alternatively, you may WhatsApp our course consultants at 8283 0855 or send us a message here.

Age

17 years old

Academic Qualification

Completed High School or Year 12

English Proficiency

Any of the following or equivalent:

  • IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL (Paper) ≥ 547 or TOEFL (Computer) ≥ 210 or TOEFL (Internet) ≥ 78 or TOEIC ≥ 780
  • Other qualifications equivalent to High School or Year 12 where the medium of instruction is English
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Academic English level

Mature Candidates

N.A.

GCE ‘O’ Level/NITEC/Higher NITEC holders may consider the following programmes: Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies, Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management or Certificate in Tertiary Foundation

GCE ‘N’ Level holders may consider our GCE ‘O’ Level Preparatory Course.

 

Alternatively, you may WhatsApp our course consultants at 8283 0855 or send us a message here.

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.

Course Fees
Full-Time: $7,860 (+$1,573 Industrial Attachment Admin Fees)
Part-Time: $7,860 (+$1,573 Industrial Attachment Admin Fees)

 

Administrative Fee
(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%

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)

Course Fees
$15,250

 

Administrative Fee
(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

Application Fees: $200
International Student Administrative Fee: $650

Existing / Local Transfer

Application Fees: $100
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%

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)