BA (Hons)

International Tourism Management with Marketing with Foundation Year

Teaching & Learning

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic we are currently unable to advise on the mode of teaching for September 2021, however we will keep you updated and provide more information as soon as we can. We continue to follow government guidance and your teaching and learning will reflect the restrictions in place at the time of delivery. We currently anticipate that you may experience a blended approach – this is a mix of face-to-face, on campus and online teaching and learning. You can keep up to date with teaching and learning at Leeds Beckett via our Covid-19 website. Updated course specifications will be available in August 2021. In the meantime, our existing course specifications are available.

What you'll learn

An introduction to skills that will support lifelong learning and your time in higher education. The module will embed practical study skills and enable you to apply these skills to a range of assessment methods whilst working towards independent learning.
Explore the diverse careers in the events, tourism and hospitality sectors and establish realistic career paths. By developing skills in personal career management and utilising employability support in the university, this module will enable you to identify career needs whilst reflecting upon your own strengths and areas for development.
This module provides an introduction to tourism and considers the history, evolution and breadth of the contemporary tourism industry. You will look at tourism concepts, paying attention to people and places, and the challenges and opportunities for different tourism sectors.
You will learn about events and consider the history, evolution and breadth of the event industry. The module will introduce relevant operational roles and responsibilities and explain the principles of management in different sectors of the event industry.
Gain the knowledge and understanding required to explain the development of the hospitality industry, the characteristics of the different sectors and the varied roles and responsibilities for people working in hospitality organisations.
You will become equipped to manage the customer experience in the events, tourism and hospitality sectors. The module explains concepts of service and describes operational service perspectives, including principles of customer care, customer retention and issues of customer diversity.
An introduction to skills that will support lifelong learning and your time in higher education. The module will embed practical study skills and enable you to apply these skills to a range of assessment methods whilst working towards independent learning.
Explore the diverse careers in the events, tourism and hospitality sectors and establish realistic career paths. By developing skills in personal career management and utilising employability support in the university, this module will enable you to identify career needs whilst reflecting upon your own strengths and areas for development.
This module provides an introduction to tourism and considers the history, evolution and breadth of the contemporary tourism industry. You will look at tourism concepts, paying attention to people and places, and the challenges and opportunities for different tourism sectors.
You will learn about events and consider the history, evolution and breadth of the event industry. The module will introduce relevant operational roles and responsibilities and explain the principles of management in different sectors of the event industry.
Gain the knowledge and understanding required to explain the development of the hospitality industry, the characteristics of the different sectors and the varied roles and responsibilities for people working in hospitality organisations.
You will become equipped to manage the customer experience in the events, tourism and hospitality sectors. The module explains concepts of service and describes operational service perspectives, including principles of customer care, customer retention and issues of customer diversity.

What you'll learn

What you'll learn

This course offers the opportunity to take a ‘sandwich’ year – a year of paid employment in industry which will build your skills and experience. This is usually taken between the second and third year of your degree, typically making your course four years in total.

Students who choose the sandwich route find it helps with both their studies and getting a job after graduation. It can build your confidence, contacts, and of course your CV. Leeds Beckett advertise lots of placement opportunities and provide support in helping you find the right placement for you.

What you'll learn

Option modules may include