Combine your love of travel experiences, fine dining, and exceptional events to forge a career you're truly passionate about, with a major in Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Throughout your studies, you’ll learn how to develop, operate, manage and market sustainable tourism products, services and experiences within the tourism and hospitality industries.
You'll gain a thorough understanding of the industry's core trends and issues, as well as insights into:
product and service development
principles and practices of international tourism
working with stakeholders from various cultural backgrounds.
Real-world learning through industry guest lectures, field trips and workshops will help you stand out as career-ready to future employers.
By the end of your degree, you will be ready to work in the public or private tourism sector, or find employment with a tour operator, airline, hotel or resort.
For a major study students must complete 96 credit points consisting of:
96 credit points of Major Studies
A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.
'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.
This unit set is studied as part of the following course(s):