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Hugh Baird College

Hospitality Management

UCAS Code: 8S24

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

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About this course


Course option

2years

Full-time | 2019

This Foundation Degree will offer an opportunity to gain both practical and academic training in the skills and knowledge required to work within the thriving visitor economy of the Liverpool City Region that encompasses the hospitality sector. It can be studied part time or full time and applications from mature students with relevant experience are particularly welcome.

Undergraduates will have the opportunity to take part in a wide variety of live projects to support the visitor economy and will learn from some of the region’s best chefs, service staff, hoteliers and restaurateurs . What sets this course apart from others, is the support from those directly involved in the hospitality sector and the high level of expertise from industry practitioners.

Teaching and learning will be delivered through a range of lectures, practical workshops and industry placement and undergraduates will benefit from studying in our multi-million pound University Centre, as well as learning within the industry-endorsed L20 Hotel School.

Guest speakers with substantial industry involvement will form a key aspect of delivery and the opportunity for placement within a variety of hospitality establishments will further enhance learning.

Modules

Core modules include:

Year 1:
?Business and Accounting Principles for Hospitality
?Human Resource Management and the Legal Framework
?Performance Management in Hospitality
?Services Marketing for Hospitality Event Management or Creative and Professional Cookery
?Kitchen Design or Accommodation and the Front Office

Please note that some modules are optional in Year 1.

Year 2:
?Introduction to the Visitor Economy Managing People within the Hospitality Sector
?Academic, Personal and Employability Skills
?Development
?Food Trends
?Licensed Hospitality Delivering the Customer Experience

Assessment methods

Assessed formatively and summatively through individual and group discussions, essays, case studies, reports, presentations, reflective logs/diaries.

Presentations, examinations and written assignments.

Assessed formatively and summatively as above plus study skills workbooks, research, written assignments and oral presentations

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£7,500
per year
England
£7,500
per year
EU
£7,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,500
per year
Scotland
£7,500
per year
Wales
£7,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University Centre

Department:

FACULTY OF HEALTH and EDUCATION

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