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Ulster University Foundation Degree in Science in International Hospitality and Tourism Management

Ulster University

Level 5


This Foundation Degree prepares you for a career in International Hospitality and Tourism Management. It focuses on acquisition and application of knowledge relevant to the role of the manager in the global hospitality industry. Through work based learning, the course provides opportunities to develop and enhance your practical, personal and interpersonal skills vital to successful performance in the workplace. On completion, you will be equipped to operate in a management role in the industry.


Duration: 30
Hours per Week: 16
Total Hours: 480
Start Time: 00:00
End Time: 00:00

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Course Content

Successful completion of the programme requires Learners to achieve 240 CATS points from modules studied including: • Contemporary Hospitality Travel and Tourism; • Food and Beverage Operations; • Study Skills; • Culinary Operations; • Accounts for Hospitality, Travel and Tourism; • Events Operations for Hospitality Travel and Tourism; • Research Methods for Hospitality, Travel and Tourism; • Principles of Event Management; • Work Based Learning; • Employability and Digital Media Skills; • Leadership and People Management in the Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Industry; • Global Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Management Issues; and • Marketing and Entrepreneurship in the Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Industry.

Assessment Method

Assessment will take the form of written assignments, written reports, practical assessments, presentations and formal examinations. Learners will complete a period of Work Based Learning and complete a project whilst on placement.

Progression Opportunities

On completion of the course successful Learners can progress to year two Honours Degree in Hospitality, Tourism Management disciplines at Ulster University. Bridging options for final year entry are possible subject to academic performance. Learners can progress into employment in a wide variety of organisations at junior or duty management level.

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Entry Requirements

72 UCAS tariff points (180 in old UCAS points). Four GCSE passes including English and Maths or equivalent. One A Level or equivalent. Refer to general entry requirements.

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Course Costs

Total Fee £2,500.00
Reduced Fee £0.00

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