Master of International Tourism Management
Tourism is the world's largest industry and employs more people than any other industry on a global scale. The Master of International Tourism Management offers exciting opportunities to actively engage with one of New Zealand's most important growth industries.
- The Master of International Tourism Management aims to produce graduates who can plan developments, mitigate negative impacts and understand processes that create value in the marketplace.
- It is for candidates who have staircased through undergraduate tourism qualifications, and who want to study more advanced papers.
Programme code: AK1282
Duration: 2 years full-time / 5 years part-time
Venue: City Campus
Start date: 29 February 2016 / 18 July 2016
- Read the guidelines to entry
- One of the following with a B grade average or higher in level 7 papers:
- Bachelor of International Tourism Management
- Graduate Diploma in International Tourism Management
- Applicants may be required to submit examples of previous academic work or to attend a selection interview.
Structure and content
Through a variety of specialised papers, students will enhance their knowledge and perception of tourism as both a discipline and an industry.
Opportunities will be provided that enable students to specialise in developing research expertise in a range of areas including tourism management, sustainability and tourist information.
Paper selection will depend on the option students take — thesis or dissertation.
TOUR801 Tourism Management and Entrepreneurship
TOUR802 Coastal and Marine Tourism
TOUR803 Asian Tourism
TOUR810 Directed Reading
TOUR804 Consumer Perspectives in Tourism
289702 Social Research Design and Analysis
219122 Research Project
TOUR807 Special Topic in Tourism I
TOUR808 Special Topic in Tourism II
219906 Special Topic in Tourism III
TOUR806 Contemporary Issues in Tourism
- Policy formation
- Senior management positions in tourism.
Last updated: 17-Aug-2015 9.43am
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