Hospitality Management (w/foundation year) BA

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Hospitality Management (w/foundation year) BA

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    Key Information

    • Study Level:

      Bachelor

    • Duration:

      4 Years

    • Study Mode:

      Full Time

    • Start Date:

      01 September 2019

    • Tuition Fees EU/EEA:

      £ 9,250 Per Year

      These fees apply to students from the EU/EEA

    • Tuition Fees International :

      £ 12,500

      These fees apply to students from outside the EU/EEA

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    Course Summary

    The University of West London’s Hospitality Management BA degree was ranked as the #2 such program in London and the 26th best in all of the UK. It is designed for those without any background in the hospitality or tourism industries or even business management.

    As a part of the program, you’ll develop your managerial talents, learn to supervise others effectively and of course learn the technical and strategic skills you’ll need to lead in a demanding but rapidly growing industry. You’ll learn about the products and services of the hospitality industry, as well as how to keep a nimble, agile strategic approach to management and leadership.

    Because it begins with an integrated foundation year, this program is perfect for those who may not have done well on their A Levels or other qualifications, or who have been out of the educational system for some time and need a refresher.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    Course Outline

    This degree program is typically delivered over 4 years at full time, including the integrated foundation year.

    Foundation Year Modules Include:

    • Academic Performance
    • Business Environment of Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure
    • Careers in HEAT Industries
    • Delivering Customer Experience
    • Introduction to Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
    • Personalised Learning

    Year 1 Modules Include:

    • Academic Development and Employability
    • Food and Beverage Operations I
    • Food and Beverage Operations II
    • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
    • Principles of Management and Leadership
    • Rooms Division Operations

    Year 2 Modules Include:

    • Corporate events
    • Financial management for the Hospitality Industry
    • Food Culture and Society
    • International Beverage Provision
    • Managing Human Resources
    • Research Methods for Managers
    • Restaurant and Management of Functions
    • Room management
    • Sales and Marketing

    Year 3 Modules Include:

    • Business Leadership and Professional Development
    • Contemporary Issues and Management of Change
    • Global Marketing
    • Hospitality Information Technologies Strategy
    • International Human Resource Management
    • Revenue Management
    • Service Industries Dissertation / Business Project
    • Service Operations Management
    • Strategic Food and Beverage Management
    • Strategic Management

    Learning & Teaching

    The University of West London’s Hospitality Management BA program is delivered through a range of ‘core’ and ‘optional’ modules. All will be geared towards increasing your understanding of management level roles in the hospitality industry. The majority of the modules include a mix of practical skills workshops, interactive tutorials, small seminars and large, formal lecture classes. The exact make-up varies depending on the subject matter at hand and the preferences of the class tutor.

    Career Possiblities

    The hospitality industry is growing very rapidly compared to other sectors of the UK economy, and this degree program represents an excellent way to gain a responsible, rewarding role with a range of different employers. Many recent graduates of the program have accepted exciting roles with restaurants, hotels, resorts and leisure destinations. Others have gone to work for the contract or licensed hospitality sectors or started their own businesses in the hospitality or food service spaces.

    Entry Credit

    Successful completion will result in a 3 year BA degree.

    Applicants must typically have earned 72 UCAS Tariff points or the international equivalent. The full list of qualifications can be found here.

    All classes are taught in English, and international students will be required to show proficiency in English by scoring well on an approved test such as the IELTS.

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