Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure and Event Management)

University of the Sunshine Coast

Student rating (4.38) from 44 reviews
Ranked #2 in our University Rankings

Overview

Bachelor Degree
Sunshine Coast
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Designed to prepare you for the demands of industry, our unique Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure, and Event Management) program is your ticket to a fast paced career filled with opportunities. With a shift in focus to sustainable tourism, employers are looking for a new breed of tourism, leisure, and event managers. Real experiences include field work (e.g. Fraser Island) and industry projects that assist you to develop a solid foundation upon which you will enhance your knowledge of consumer needs and motivations, product development, service, stakeholder engagement, event management, business events, leisure, niche tourism, policy and planning, innovation and technology.

This program gives you the confidence in public speaking, communication, team work, leadership, time management, and inter-cultural understanding. You’ll benefit from direct industry engagement through guest speakers, volunteer opportunities and work experience with local businesses and other industry-focused activities. Broaden your experience by studying a component of this program overseas with the Study Overseas program.
Careers

Accommodation/destination management; marketing; festivals/sporting events; attraction/leisure/conference management; research; policy; hospitality.

Additional Information

Further develop your practical skills, and your industry networks, on a supervised 12 week internship where you can really immerse yourself in the ...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure and Event Management) based on 2 reviews
Rating
4.0
Job prospects
4.5
Teachers
4.5
Course work
4.5
Time worthy
4.5
Money Worthy
4.5
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