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Qualification name FD in Hospitality Management - Middlesbrough College
Qualification level 5
Awarding organisation Open University (The)
Learning method Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 16th September 2024
Cost £6,900.00
Cost description Tuition fees may be remitted if you are a UK or home-fee status student, aged 16-18 on the 31st August, before your course begins. If you are aged 19+, fees may be required depending on residency status, educational background and personal circumstances.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

Hospitality Management is a fast paced, dynamic international industry that offers a range of exciting career pathways. This award provides the perfect foundation to help you launch your career in this competitive business environment. This is a two year vocational course that combines real world learning in the workplace with theoretical study. You can convert to an honours degree with one additional year of study. You will have access to industry-standard commercial catering facilities and a restaurant, where you will work with professional staff on live commercial events. You will also investigate and work with local businesses to expand and apply your knowledge of the sector and showcase your skills to potential employers. Practical sessions are supported by a range of guest speakers and industrial visits to key local and national organisations to help you to understand the infrastructure of the industry. You will gain an understanding of the key issues facing hospitality managers. There is a clear emphasis on developing relevant skills and a significant part of the learning is work based. Click here for programme specification. For information on the OU regulations, fee information, refunds and payment details including annual increases, and accessibility statement please see our Essential Information

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

,You must have achieved 48 UCAS tariff points from an appropriate Level 3 qualification (NVQ 3, BTEC Award, A Level or relevant T Level qualification).,You are also required to have GCSE passes at grade 4 (C) or equivalent in English and maths.,Non-standard applicants for both full and part time modes of study will be considered based on individual merit and industrial experience relevant to the programme. This decision will be determined by interview.

View the key features of this course.

Year 1 core modules include: , Managing & Developing people in the Hospitality Profession , Marketing & Communications , Financial & Revenue Management Awareness , Food Beverage Management , On-Licensed Trade Management , The Work Environment & Reflective Practice Year 2 core modules include: , Business Development &Entrepreneurship , International Culture & Communications , International Culture & Communications , Managing Event in the Hospitality profession , Room Division Management , Industry Related Project

Understand how the course will be delivered.

Teaching methods willinclude lectures, seminars, tutorials and guest speakers. You are taught by a team of dedicated staff with a range of expertise across the field. Links with businesses are used to provide a strong practical base to the course. In addition to the above, you are expected to commit approximately 15 hours a week to independent study in preparation for teaching sessions and assessments.

Find out what material you will need.

Front of house uniform.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

You will be assessed through coursework designed to demonstrate your ability to meet the learning outcomes of the programme. To support you, a variety of assessment methods are used to enhance your experience as well as to help you develop key transferable skills. If you are a part time student, you are supported to complete work based projects in your workplace.

Successful students may choose to progress to the BA (Hons) Hospitality Management, a one year top-up programme also delivered at the College, to gain a full honours degree award.

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Name Middlesbrough College - Main Building
Address Dock Street
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Phone 01642 333333
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