Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management Edith Cowan University - ECU

3.67 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The course covers the key aspects required for managing diverse hospitality and tourism businesses including marketing, financial management, business research and analytics, and strategic management.

It also features specialised units in food and beverage management, rooms division management, tourism planning and development, ecotourism, managing the service experience and event management.

Students can further specialise their studies with a stronger focus in various fields, such as event management, marketing, human resource management, and international business.

The hospitality and tourism industry is dynamic and fast-paced, presenting graduates with a wide variety of career options to choose from, and the course provides students the industry-focused theoretical knowledge and skills to succeed.

Graduates will gain the essential competencies and professional perspectives required by middle and senior levels of management in contemporary hospitality and tourism organisations.


Event Management
Human Resource Management
International Business


Employment opportunities
Career opportunities for graduates exist within a range of hospitality and tourism businesses, including tour companies, travel...

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Additional Information

Practicum option
The ECU Business Placement program provide students with a unique opportunity to gain valuable real-world experience in a public,...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management Edith Cowan University - ECU based on 3 reviews
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Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2016

Positives: The course structure was very well done, I was able to complete a number of business units, electives and units specific to my majors. It allowed me to further develop my knowledge in many general business areas. Another positive was the hands on experience which i could complete if i wanted too. In my event specif...

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May 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: Was able to complete a work experience placement with Tourism Western Australia which was amazing and really useful. Had the opportunity to apply to work at Disney. Even though I didn't get the place it was really useful interview experience. Able to complete a minor in event management

Negatives: Unit called cr...

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May 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: One of a few unis to offer a specific event management course. Was also able to learn in depth aspects of hospitality and sports environment. Able to do a six month work experience placement which proved invaluable experience. Lots of opportunity to do additional volunteering for large event companies.


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