University of Sunderland's
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN
TOURISM & HOSPITALITY
This Masters programme is designed to give participants a head start in the tourism and hospitality sectors, which are part of one of the world’s largest industries.
The Tourism and Hospitality Management programme blends a rigorous social science approach with the development of skills that are needed by, for example, restaurant entrepreneurs, resort coordinators and hotel managers.
The programme aims:
- To enhance students’ understanding of the nature, global complexity and range of impacts of the tourism and hospitality industries and the interrelationships between them
- To enable students to critically apply social science and management theories, concepts and frameworks to enhance their knowledge of tourism and hospitality
- To professionalise the tourism and hospitality industries through the development of higher level thinking, problem solving and practical management skills
- To develop students ability to think creatively and independently through planning and conducting research and effectively communicating findings in oral and written formats
Duration: 1 year