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Qualification name Foundation Degree in Hospitality and Travel Management
Qualification level 5
Awarding organisation University of Teesside
Learning method Classroom based
Course hours Part-time
Course start date 23rd September 2024
Cost £0.00
Cost description This programme is franchised from the Teesside University. All queries regarding programme fees should be directed to the University on 01642 218121. Help may be available with fees, please ask.
Attendance pattern Daytime

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

The course provides an academic award in the study of hospitality and tourism in both a vocational and academic environment. Through a programme of seminars, lectures, practical sessions, guest lecturers, masterclasses and course related study trips and visits this industry relevant programme facilitates inter professional education and working. You will expand your knowledge and skills through a range of core and optional modules that develop your knowledge and understanding. The learning and teaching are designed to encourage a progressive acquisition of subject knowledge and skills throughout the two-year programme. You will need to meet the entry requirements as set out and also attend a professional discussion prior to joining the programme to explore Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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

For entry to L4/Yr1, applicants must: be 18 or over by 31 Dec in their 1st year of study have a L3 qualification such as Dip in Prof Cookery, NCFE Intro Dip in Travel & Tourism (merit grade or above), L3 Ext Dip in Travel & Tourism (pass grade), or a Business management equivalent qual at L3, Or a minimum of 2 years’ relevant industry experience For entry to L5/Yr 2, applicants must have: 120 credits at L4 in a Hospitality/Tourism qualification or equivalent.

View the key features of this course.

The FdA in Hospitality & Tourism Management programme is multidisciplinary in its make-up, incorporating a range of theory and practice assessments and business and management influences which ensure the variety of the learning opportunities and experiences the programme offers. Small group class sizes, with a personal tutor to assist you in all elements of learning throughout the 2yr course. You will be taught by industry professionals alongside highly skilled and experienced senior lecturers with a mixture of lectures, seminars, workshops and practical learning offered to ensure your achievement. Alongside contact tutor hours you will also be required to research and study independently. You will be offered course related visits and an opportunity to participate in work placements.

Understand how the course will be delivered.

Through a programme of seminars, lectures, practical sessions, guest lecturers, masterclasses and course related study trips and visits this industry relevant programme facilitates inter professional education and working. There will be opportunities for work placements throughout the course, which may lead to employment opportunities.

Find out what material you will need.

Stationery equipment

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

A variety of assessment methods are used to enhance your experience and ensure you develop key transferable skills. Formative feedback will be given throughout the course. You will be assessed through coursework designed to demonstrate your ability to meet the learning outcomes of the course. Assessments will include, presentations, posters, assignments, portfolios, practical assessments and exams.

On successful completion of the course students will be appropriately placed and equipped with the necessary academic tools, professional skills and knowledge and personal and transferrable skills to compete for junior management positions within the industry. The course is affiliated with the Institute of Hospitality Education Membership Scheme allowing students the opportunity to access information to assist their studies and prepare them for a successful start to their career.

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Name DARLINGTON COLLEGE
Address Central Park
Haughton Road
Darlington
DL1 1DR
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Email enquire@darlington.ac.uk
Phone 01325 503050
Website http://www.darlington.ac.uk
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