Tourism Management

In an industry which recognises talent, progression to a position of responsibility can be rapid. Seek employment in a diverse range of organisations including hotels, tourist attractions, airlines, consulting companies, regional tourism organisations, educational institutions and government.

Programmes

  • Bachelor of Tourism Management

    • Code: WR2723
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 360
    • Duration: 3 years

    Gain a specialist advantage in the tourism and hotel/hospitality industry.

    Students' study is complimented with business, management and communications skills enabling graduates the ability to contribute in hotel/hospitality and tourism at...

  • Graduate Diploma in Tourism Management

    • Code: WR2919
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2, November
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    Take a holistic view of tourism organisations, and examine the interface between tourism activity, the community, and the environment. Develop the management skills and knowledge required to successfully work in...

  • New Zealand Certificate in Retail (Level 3)

    • Code: NZ2235
    • Intakes: May, June, September
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 60
    • Duration: 1 semester

    Gain retail and customer service skills and knowledge to work in entry level positions across a range of organisations in the retail sector. Develop standards of professional practice for retail...

  • New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5)

    • Code: NZ2206
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    The New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5) programme aims to develop graduates with the capability to contribute to the effective implementation of processes in the tourism industry...

  • New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6)

    • Code: NZ2207
    • Intakes: Semester 1, Semester 2
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    Gain applied knowledge, skills and standards of professional practice with a focus on leadership responsibilities, and developing and guiding strategic business direction for tourism and travel operations.

    This programme includes...

Courses

  • Applied Business Research

    • Code: MGMT.7001
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Develop critical thinking skills for evaluating the quality of research, and for understanding the different approaches to research such as quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods. Gain skills to critique research...

  • Buyer Behaviour and Communication Strategies

    • Code: MGMT.6944
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the tools to examine buyer behaviour and develop appropriate marketing communication strategies to reach target markets....

  • Creative Management Practices

    • Code: MGMT.7934
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge to explore creative management practices to identify alternative / sustainable management applications....

  • Cultural Aspects of Tourism

    • Code: TOUR.6690
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding of culture and its implications for tourism operations and management. This includes building student awareness of the impacts...

  • Environmental Management and Planning for Tourism

    • Code: TOUR.7910
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course introduces students to the concepts of sustainable tourism practices....

  • Financial Analysis and Decision Making for Managers

    • Code: MGMT.6910
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge to evaluate and apply a range of financial management components to assist decision-making in business contexts. This course...

  • Impacts of Tourism

    • Code: TOUR.6901
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding on how tourism can alter economic, social and physical environment of destination regions....

  • Industry Internship

    • Code: TOUR.7750/7751
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 30
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with First hand, contemporary field experience in the tourism sector under the supervision of a staff member and the opportunity to...

  • Industry Project

    • Code: MGMT.7990
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 30
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the opportunity to apply knowledge gained from theoretical courses in a practical context that relates to the student's chosen area...

  • Information Management

    • Code: MGMT.6955
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge to critically analyse and apply information management skill in a business environment....

  • Information Skills

    • Code: GENR.5581
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course will provide students with an introduction to methods of collecting and using information, skills in utilising library resources, online/electronic database and computer software packages for research and essay...

  • Introduction to Commercial Law

    • Code: MGMT.5910
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge and skills in law relevant to business....

  • Leadership

    • Code: MGMT.6930
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the concepts of leadership and to enable them to apply principles of leadership. Students will create a personal...

  • Leadership in Adventure Guiding

    • Code: TOUR.4400
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course equips students with the ability to provide leadership in adventure guiding....

  • Management Accounting

    • Code: MGMT.6902
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    Collect, interpret, present, and use, relevant management accounting information for an organisation to effectively plan, control and make appropriate decisions regarding business operations....

  • Marketing Planning and Control

    • Code: MGMT.6948
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge to produce an operational marketing plan for a market or business of interest....

  • Operations Management

    • Code: MGMT.6932
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the principles and functions of operations management and apply techniques to ensure efficient and effective production of goods...

  • Service Management

    • Code: TOUR.7702
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course will enable students to appreciate the philosophies and theories of quality service management, and the implications for management and operations of business....

  • Tourism Business Strategy

    • Code: TOUR.7985
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding of tourism strategic planning issues and their effective application in business planning....

  • Work Experience

    • Code: GENR.4300
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    This course will provide students with the ability to enhance learning by participating in work experience....

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