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Bachelor of Arts in Tourism and Events and International Business (Double Major) (Part-time)

Provided by: Kaplan Singapore
Awarded by: Murdoch University

Course Introduction

As one of Australia’s leading universities, Murdoch University is a progressive, dynamic and modern institution with an international reputation for quality teaching excellence, research and student satisfaction.

Rankings

  • Ranked in the World’s Top 100 Universities (Times Higher Education 2016 – Top 150 global universities under 50 years old)
  • Ranked in the World’s Top 100 Most International Universities (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016 – Top 200 Most International Universities)
Graduation and Degree
Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts in Tourism and Events and International Business (Double Major)  from Murdoch University. The degree will be the same as that awarded to on-campus graduates in Australia.

Curriculum Overview

Students have the option to enrol in either single or double majors.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION

Council for Australasian Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) (Membership)

CORE UNITS
Tourism and Events

TOU102 Travel and Tourism in Society
TOU322 Tourism and Events Project
TOU221 Sustainable Tourism
POL246 Public Policy Analysis
TOU323 Destination Management
TOU324 Events, Policy and Evaluation
TOU322 Festivals and Events

International Business
BUS343 International Marketing
BUS293 Organisational Theory and Behaviour
BUS344 International Management
BUS284 Comparative Corporate Governance and International Operations
POL298 International Political Economy
BUS341 Business Negotiations: An International Perspective


Students are required to complete the following common units:
BAR200 Developing Research Skills and Methods
BAR300 Advanced Research in the Arts
BRD209 Creativity and Innovation
BRD251 Wellbeing

 

Entry Requirements

Students with Murdoch University-recognised Kaplan Diplomas, Private Diplomas or Polytechnic Diplomas will be given exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. They can complete the programme in 16 months instead of 28 months.
The Bachelor of Arts in Tourism and Events and International Business (Double Major) accepts a wide range of qualifications with advanced standing:
These include:
• Polytechnic Diploma
• Advanced Diploma
• Kaplan Diploma
• Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis
• ACCA

Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Business programme may be required to undertake bridging units to fulfil the required prerequisite knowledge. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.
Successful completion of a recognised approved Diploma qualification of higher, where the language of instruction was English.

English requirement for International students:
• Applicants are required to meet Murdoch University English language requirement. Please refer to http://www.murdoch.edu.au/_document/International-students/Murdoch_English_Entry_Requirements_Undergraduate.pdf

Fees & Funding

Tuition Fees
The tuition fee covers university registration, study guides, intensive seminars and workshops, assignments, examination (if applicable), projects, degree (if earned) and transcript.

Programme fee:
• S$18,489.60 (Single Major*) payable in 4 instalments
• S$26,193.60 (Double Major) payable in 5 instalments

Receive SGD 400 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our degree programme. T&Cs apply.

Education Loan
Education loans are available, subject to meeting the bank's loan requirements.
Amex 0% interest on instalment payment effective 1st June 2017 (for instalments ranging 6 - 24 months)

Non-tuition Fees
Non-refundable application fees are as follows:
• Application fee: S$181.90
All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.
*Note: All fees are subject to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 22 September 2016. For more information about the programme, please contact our programme consultant.

Study Mode & Duration

Delivery Method
Students will attend a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in this programme.
Students have the flexibility to plan their study schedule based on their own study load. Classes are conducted from Mondays to Fridays, 5 times a week.
Each unit is supported with 24 contact hours.
The Dean from Murdoch University is based in Singapore to oversee all academic aspects and ensure a high standard of academic delivery here.

Assessment Methods
Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.
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