University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

This programme has been developed to meet the growing demand for competent and resourceful managers in the rapidly expanding tourism industry. Organisations that develop tourism facilities, and those that provide essential services such as transport and holidays, are set to expand in the future. There is increasing demand for experts in formulating tourism policies, tourism plans, strategies and tourism marketing. As a tourism professional, you will need to take a strategic perspective and help develop a competitive sector that is sustainable. Our tourism teaching team consists of highly qualified academics, researchers and practitioners in the tourism field. You will gain sound foundation of business and management principles as well as specialist tourism skills and expertise that are essential for a successful career in tourism management today.

Course Modules

Compulsory modules: Dissertation; visitor and destinations management; cultural tourism management; international tourism policy, planning and development; strategic marketing and management for tourism; tourism scholarship and practice; tourism entrepreneurship and innovation; business English for academic purposes; research methods.

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA £9,250 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £12,100 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £9,250 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £12,100 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • You should have a good quality relevant degree from a recognised university or higher education institute, or a postgraduate diploma in an appropriate area. Mature applicants without an undergraduate degree but with relevant business experience are encouraged to apply, subject to interview. If you were educated in a language other than English and/or in a country where English speakers are in a minority, you should have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent. If you require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK, your score must be from a UK Visas and Immigration approved IELTS test.