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Study Mode Full-time
Year of Entry 2019/20
MSc

International Tourism Management

Gain the skills and knowledge required to plan, to manage and to promote products, businesses and destinations in a competitive and sustainable manner. This course offers an optional work experience route including a 12 month work placement.


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How long will I study? 15 Months
Where will I study? City Campus
When do I start? January 2020

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Santiago De Le Rosa  MSc International Tourism Management Graduate

'This course changed the way I see the world, and prepared me to become a leader in the industry. Thanks to my experience at Hallam, I now have the tools and confidence to face any challenge. I am currently working as a sales manager in a luxury hotel in Marrakech.'

Santiago De Le Rosa, MSc International Tourism Management, 2016 graduate


How you learn

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Watch lecturer Dr Peter Whalley talk about Tourism at Sheffield Hallam University.

Course leaders and tutors

Dr. Emmie Deakin
Dr. Emmie Deakin
Lecturer

Emmie Deakin is a Lecturer in Hospitality within Sheffield Business School

Accreditation

This course is recognised by the Tourism Management Institute, the professional organisation for tourism destination managers.

Where will I study?

You study at City Campus

City Campus

City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.

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Location

Howard Street
Sheffield
S1 1WB

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Entry requirements

All students

Normally an honours degree or recognised equivalent qualification

We welcome enquiries from those who have substantial management experience but who do not have the normal entry requirements. We may invite you for an interview to discuss your particular background, experience and qualifications. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more

Through accreditation of prior learning (APL), you may be able to claim entry with credit or exemptions based on your existing qualifications, knowledge and experience.

Work experience route

If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS 6.5 score with a minimum of 6.0 in all skills or equivalent.

Non work experience route

If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent.

If your English language skill is currently below the required level we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

Additional information for EU/International students

This course is not open to international students who require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK. If you are an international applicant but do not require a Tier 4 (General) student visa, contact our Admissions Team to find out whether you’re eligible to apply.


Modules

Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances.

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Approaches To Tourism And Hospitality Business Management Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Business And Management Strategy Credits: 30 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Destination Marketing Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Dissertation Credits: 45 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Enterprise And Entrepreneurship In Tourism And Hospitality Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Research Methods Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Tourism Planning And Development Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Work Related Learning Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Elective modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Contemporary Issues In Tourism Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Hospitality Service Excellence Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Live Event Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Managing Profitable Food And Beverage Operations Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Managing The Property Asset Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Safety And Security Management In Tourism Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Sales And Revenue Management Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Strategic Resort Hotel Management Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Talent Management Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Tourism And Globalisation Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Practical
Module: Tourism, Culture And Society Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Visitor Attractions Management Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework

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How do I apply?

You apply for this course via our online application form.

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If you require an alternate version of the application form, please email directadmissions@shu.ac.uk.

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