This Master reviews a range of key issues, challenges, and developments in tourism management, with particular focus on the relationships between tourism and the wider economic, environmental and socio-cultural context. It is a conversion course – meaning it is intended for students who have not studied the subject previously – and is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.
The course aims to develop your management, research, and analytical skills to allow you to operate at a high level within this dynamic industry. During your studies, students will meet industry experts, with the opportunity to take a professional placement, network and share knowledge and experience whilst learning in a structured environment. The course also offers a unique opportunity to mix with a diverse range of nationalities, allowing you to increase your intercultural competence. This is vital to tourism management in an increasingly globalized world. Thus, the course prepares graduates to develop within a variety of potential career paths.
This course is delivered by staff who are actively involved in research and consultancy, ensuring that the curriculum and discussions are informed by cutting edge knowledge and practice.
Duration: 1 year
Intake: January, September
Entry requirement: IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.