• LevelLevel 6
  • FT/PTHE
  • Duration1 year
  • UCAS CodeA131
  • Awarding bodyThe Open University

Overview

Tourism is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, generating millions of new job opportunities every year. You’ll develop management and business skills that are essential to get ahead in this dynamic industry.

The content on the BA (Hons) Tourism Management course reflects our links with employers, and our teaching emphasises the connections between theories and practice. You’ll develop management and business skills that are fundamental to get ahead in this vibrant industry.

Field trips are will be an integral part of the course, to include the opportunity to visit both international and UK destinations.

*This programme is subject to validation by The Open University. This means the course is in development and the details of the course are in the process of being finalised by The Open University. We would expect this course to be approved, however, this is not guaranteed and should the course not go ahead you will be informed by Middlesbrough College and assistance will be provided to those who have been offered a place to find a suitable alternative course either at Middlesbrough College or at another provider. Please read our Essential Higher Education Course Information for further information on our policies and procedures before you apply for this programme.


Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules will include:

  • Business Research Methods
  • Business Research Project
  • Managing Strategy
  • International Tourism Policy
  • Sustainable Tourism Management
  • Critical Perspectives for Travel and Tourism

September- May

Entry requirements

You must have achieved an appropriate foundation degree or Level 5 equivalent.

Teaching methods will include lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials designed to support the development of understanding of the key content and themes of the programme of study.

Academic support is designed to facilitate student learning through supported student-led sessions, critical to developing graduate skills and support future career development.

You will be assessed through a variety of assessment methods, including, essays, presentations, research tasks, projects and case studies.

Fees payable directly to Middlesbrough College, £8,500 per year.

If you would like to study a higher education course, financial support is available. Please click here for more information and see what support you could receive.

Please apply through UCAS for this course here. Our team will make contact with you for further details to arrange an interview. If your application is successful we will formally offer you a place via UCAS.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to apply directly to us then please press the ‘enquire now’ button at the top of this webpage and complete our online enquiry form or you can download a higher education application here and print it out, complete the form and send it to the College. Our team will make contact with you for further details and to arrange an interview. If your application is successful we will formally offer you a place on the programme and upload your application to UCAS for you.

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