Bachelor of Business in Tourism and Hospitality Management with Honours

Southern Cross University Gold Coast Campus

Course description

The Bachelor of Business in Tourism and Hospitality Management with Honours is an independent year of study offered to students who demonstrate meritorious performance in their undergraduate studies. The Honours course is designed to develop a student's research skills in an area of tourism, hospitality or events management. The course provides students with a solid foundation for undertaking postgraduate research study (Masters or PhD), as well as essential skills for careers involving research, policy or public/private consultancy work. Undertaking Honours builds high level skills for managing a project and developing independent research skills. The course is a practical model in which the Honours student becomes a “research apprentice”. It offers students the necessary research tools to learn the trade of rigorous scholarly enquiry and build a bridge to further higher research degree studies. Interested applicants need to contact the University to discuss their eligibility and to find a suitable honours supervisor for their proposed honours topic prior to lodging their application. Major areas of study An Honours year allows students to enhance their self-management skills, and provide in-depth research into a topic interest. Career opportunities Positions in a wide range of research, policy-based organisations including state and local government tourist offices, market research companies, private and/or public policy businesses, and collaborative consultancy.

  • Start date 31-MAR-2019
  • Duration 1 year
  • International Cost AUD $24000 per year
  • Qualification Bachelor degree
  • Study mode Full time