Undergraduate
Programme Code:
07BOTM
Duration:
3.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 7, Credits 360

Bachelor of Tourism Management

Course Overview

The programme is intended to provide students with a holistic understanding of the elements of travel and tourism within the social, economic and cultural fabric of society, appreciation of appropriate evaluative and management strategies to situations involving travel and tourism. The tourism stream provides a more industry-specific focus for the content provided in the business subjects and uses an interdisciplinary approach, which views tourism as a form of human behavior as well as a business interest.

Admissions Requirements

General admission requirements of NUST.

Career Opportunities

Positions in the tourism industry such as administration officers, sales and marketing personnel, guest relations, public relations and customer service personnel, information/ front officer personnel, events and conference coordinators, community based tourism enterprises supervisors, entrepreneurs.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisites

NQF Level

NQF Credit

TGE510S

Tourism Geography

None

5

12

Semester 2

EDT520S

Economic Development of Tourism

Contemporary Issues in Hospitality & Tourism

5

12

IHA520S

Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism Accounting

None

5

12

Plus any ONE of the following Elective courses:

GER120S

Basic German1B

Basic German 1A

4

NCB

BAF112S

Basic French 1B

Basic French 1A

4

NCB

BAP112S

Basic Portuguese 1B

Basic Portuguese 1A

4

NCB

BAS112S

Basic Spanish 1B

Basic Spanish 1A

4

NCB

Year 2
Semester 3

HTL510S

Hospitality & Tourism Law

None

5

12

HTM610S

Hospitality and Tourism Marketing

None

6

12

CAH610S

Cost & Management Accounting for

Introduction to Hospitality and

 

 

 

Hospitality and Tourism

Tourism Accounting

6

12

Semester 4

TDM620S

Tourism Destination Management

None

6

12

HRH610S

Human Resource Management in Hospitality and Tourism

None

6

12

TEP620S

Tourism Entrepreneurship

None

6

12

ECB620S

Ecotourism and Community-Based Tourism

None

6

12

Year 3
Semester 5

TDM710S

Tourism Distribution Management

None

7

12

TQS710S

Tourism Quality Service Management

None

7

12

UTO710S

Urban Tourism

None

7

12

CNH710S

Cultural and Natural Heritage

Tourism Destination Management

7

16

 

Management

 

 

 

HTM710S

Hospitality & Tourism Management

None

7

12

Semester 6

WIT720S

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

Pass in all courses up to Semester 4.

7

60

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