The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management is developed by London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) as a second-year course towards a progression route for students aiming for a higher qualification in the field of hospitality and tourism management.
Throughout the course, students are fully supported and their developments are checked frequently by progress assessments. Student performance and satisfaction is monitored to ensure that the course meets students’ academic and personal development needs; and industry contacts ensure that the programme is relevant and suitable for the demands of a career in hospitality and tourism management.
The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management awarded by LSBF aim to focus on the latest development in the hospitality and tourism industry. It will help the students to identify and understand the techniques and theory implied in the hospitality and tourism environment. Students are given emphasis on developing professional hotel competencies such as effective communication skills, good customer service skills, leadership, team work and other relevant professionalism topics related to the industry..
The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management aims to help students to:
At the end of this programme, students are expected to develop a range of specific and generic skills, covering the following fields:
Local students shall possess one of the following:
COURSE DURATION AND CONTACT HOURS
Full time classes: 8 months (14 months with IA)
Industrial Attachment: 6 months
Part time classes: 12 months
Industrial attachment: 6 months
Students attend 3-hr lessons 2 nights a week for a period of 12 months.
Industrial Attachment Programme:
Industrial Attachment is part of students’ educational development. This enables theoretical learning in the classroom to be applied to practical learning situations and encourages application of theory and knowledge in appropriate context. Where students are unable to undertake an Industrial Attachment they will be offered the option of a written Project. Industrial Attachment applies to all full-time STP holders.
To be eligible for Industrial Attachment a student must have passed a minimum of 4 modules.
Students who commence an Industrial Attachment placement cannot subsequently opt to complete the Diploma with a Project. Students who commence an Industrial Attachment and subsequently fail to complete this will be awarded a Certificate in International Hospitality Management.
Students who opt to source their own Industrial Attachment and who subsequently fail to secure this will be awarded a Certificate.
For Part-time students or Full-time non-STP holders, to complete the Diploma they must show that they either have a minimum of 6 months relevant working experience or complete the written Project. In certain circumstances non-STP may opt for the Industrial Attachment.
Learning Outcome Industrial Attachment / Project
On completion of Industrial Attachnment / Project students will be able to:
Local Student: $7000
International Student: $8500