The Hotel School
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6 months full-time or part-time equivalent
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Take the first step in an exciting new people-focused career by studying this Graduate Certificate in International Tourism and Hotel Management Course from the Hotel School.
Designed for people with some hospitality experience seeking career acceeration, this qualification is a pathway to a Master of International Tourism and Hotel Management, and is ideal for people seeking to build the theoretical knowledge and relevant practical skills required to work in senior supervisory roles in the exciting and dynamic tourism industry.
With a broad focus, this course covers all aspects of tourism management, including food and beverage management, venue and event management, marketing and sales, risk, business strategy and innovative thinking. You'll have the opportunity to specialise your learning with elective units, which may include tourism in an international context, specialised skills in accounting and marketing for hotel managers, or people management and leadership.
If you're looking for an exciting career with possibilities for growth, take the first step by studying this course.
The experience of studying at the Hotel School
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
English language proficiency to academic IELTS 6.0 with no band below 5.5 is also required for international students.
In this tourism course, the subjects you may study include:
To ensure the success of their students, The Hotel School offers each person access to a range of academic skills support services. These services include valuable library resources, You Tutor service offering students feedback on assessments, as well as on-campus group get-togethers for great tips and advice around study, exam prep and more.
Work with a Career Coach to develop your individual career program and get closer to conquering your goals and aspirations. Professional counsellors are also available at each campus for free friendly and caring advice to any students facing personal or academic issues. Attend one-on-one sessions or group workshops developed to promote wellbeing.
Enjoy unique opportunities and increase your employability when you attend on-site visits, workshops and talks by industry guest speakers, organised by the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) team.
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 Graduate Certificate in International Tourism and Hotel Management from Southern Cross University.
This qualification will allow you to seek employment in management and supervisory roles in the tourism and hospitality industries both in Australian and overseas, or continue studying to obtain a Master of International Tourism and Hotel Management from Southern Cross University through The Hotel School. You may be eligible for advanced standing for units studied in the Graduate Certificate.
Wondering where a career in tourism could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Travel Consultant, Leisure Consultant, Tour Guide, Tour Director, Reservations Manager.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
The Hotel School also offers an upfront payment option.
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 $55,874 (2017-18 income year).