This is a specialist programme specifically designed for people keen to work in travel, tourism or related industries. It offers the opportunity to explore different aspects of management within the industry, with an overall focus on developing your networks and employability.
You will benefit from the contribution of practitioners and industry experts to both the programme design and its delivery.
You will be exposed to the findings of leading-edge academic research and you will also develop a critical perspective on both current practice and likely future developments in the industry, within the broader context of general business and management.
Why should I choose this programme?
The global travel and tourism industry demands highly skilled managers equipped not only to deal effectively with today’s challenges, but who can anticipate and make the most of future opportunities.
The best managers are those who combine hands-on industry knowledge with a critical appreciation of the latest research and academic theory. This programme will equip you with the skills and knowledge to meet these demands.
Key skills, aims and objectives
- Critical evaluation and analysis
- Networking skills
- Technological skills
- Understanding of other business areas
- Analysis and research skills
This programme places strong emphasis on practical learning that you can begin applying straightaway. You will build your understanding of the business as a whole through a programme that has been tailored specifically to the needs of the industry.
It will equip you with the skills and insight required to develop your career within the industry, and enable you to develop networks to enhance your future employability, whether you already have experience in the industry or are new to it.