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University Centre Grimsby

Tourism and Business Management (Top-Up)

UCAS Code: NN18

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

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Course option

1year

Full-time | 2019

Subjects

Business studies

Tourism management

The tourism and events industry is one of the most exciting and dynamic industries worldwide. In the UK it covers music festivals, such as various festivals each summer, to world famous UNESCO world heritage sites like Stonehenge in Wiltshire. The tourism and events industry is predicted to be worth £257 billion to the British economy by 2025 (Visit Britain).

The industry is of vital importance to the local North East Lincolnshire economy with visitor numbers of five million generating over £200 million to the local economy. It’s a multi-disciplinary industry centred round the seaside town of Cleethorpes.
Why don’t you be part of this vibrant expanding industry, and undertake one of our top-up degrees in tourism and business management at the purpose built University Centre Grimsby.

The aims of the programme are to enable the students to enter the dynamic tourism industry, equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge, at management level. The team have looked at the major issues and changes that have impacted upon the tourism industry, especially within the UK but at an international level as well. We have developed close links with the NELC’s tourism and events team, and this is reflected within the development of the programme, along with many tourism-based organisations locally and internationally. However, the issues and changes affecting the local resort of Cleethorpes are replicated across the tourism industry both in the UK and abroad. These links will be utilised through guest lectures and other opportunities locally.

Students will gain a knowledge and critical understanding of the well-established principles of Business Management within a Tourism and Business context including the concepts and principles needed in the workplace at management level.

Modules

On this top-up you will undertake the following modules:-

Cultural Issues in Tourism (both semesters);
Management of the Tourism Product (both semesters);
Contemporary Management Issues (semester one);
Marketing Communications (semester two);
Dissertation (both semesters).

Tuition fees

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£8,500
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£8,500
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£8,500
per year
International
£10,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,500
per year
Scotland
£8,500
per year
Wales
£8,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Nuns Corner Campus

Department:

HE Business

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