You'll never have to choose between work and play again: this Bachelor of Business (Hospitality & Tourism Management) at Kaplan Business School puts you right in the centre of the dynamic hospitality industry.
You'll learn the skills and knowledge required to start your career in hospitality and tourism management, from understanding the market to managing high-performing staff. More broadly, you'll immerse yourself in the social, environmental and procedural framework that governs global business. Grounded in a strong theoretical understanding of the contemporary and emerging issues facing the hospitality and tourism industries, this course offers elective units in a wide range of business skills – ensuring that you graduate with a keen awareness of management, finance, economics and risk management.
You'll also develop a broad theoretical knowledge of hospitality markets and management, venue and event management, and how to train and oversee a team. You'll be encouraged to develop your entrepreneurial abilities and critical thinking, with internships available to ensure you put those skills into practice before you enter the workforce. Where you take your career next is up to you.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following requirements:
Kaplan Business School also offers a range of alternative entry pathways if you don't meet these criteria. Enquire now to chat with a course advisor!
In this hospitality management course, the subjects you may study include:
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Kaplan Business School supports its students at every stage of the educational journey, and offers personalised, student-driven programs. This includes the unique Career Mentorship Program, which pairs Kaplan students with industry leaders. This gives students the opportunity to build their professional networks and gain valuable industry insights.
Kaplan Business School help their students achieve career success with Careers Central, their on-campus careers services team. Careers Central services include an industry placement service, which enables students to put theory into practice. Search for the perfect job using Career Hub, Kaplan’s online job board. Kaplan students get support in achieving their career goals with 1-on-1 careers coaching.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Bachelor of Business (Hospitality & Tourism Management) from Kaplan Business School.
You'll enjoy hospitality and tourism employment opportunities both in Australia and abroad – maybe you'll manage a Balinese surf resort, or try a season on Whistler's ski slopes. You might also seek employment in a field such as the arts, media, advertising or health. You may also be eligible to pursue further study.
This course may also qualify you for credit towards a master's degree.
Wondering where a career in tourism and hospitality could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Kaplan Business School's fees include all of your textbooks for the trimester, so you don't have to worry about spending additional money on expensive study materials.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Payment plans are available for continuing students from their 2nd trimester onwards.
As part of their commitment to helping individuals reach their educational and career goals, Kaplan Business School also offers a number of scholarships to students in Australia and across the globe, including High Achievers Scholarships, Alumni Scholarships and Regional Scholarships. Enquire now for more information.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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