If you love the idea of working overseas or within the local tourism sphere, a Degree in Tourism and Events could take you almost anywhere in the world.
This unique major gives you the opportunity to study Tourism with a focus on sustainability. You will explore policy issues relating to tourism and events, and the planning and management of sustainably coordinated events and festivals.
Graduates of this Degree will enter the workforce with knowledge of the wider tourism system, policy issues relating to tourism and events, and a better understanding of the nature of socio-cultural, environmental and economic impacts of Tourism and Events.
Students have the option to enrol in either Single or Double Majors.
Students with Murdoch University recognised Polytechnic Diplomas, Kaplan Diplomas or private Diplomas may be given up to 8 units of exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. They can complete the programme in 16 months instead of 28 months.
Polytechnic Diploma holders may opt for the Single Major Bachelor of Arts in Tourism and Events programme which consists of 12 units.
Tourism and Events
Travel and Tourism in Society
Tourism and Events Project
Public Policy Analysis
Events, Policy and Evaluation
Festivals and Events
Marketing and Advertising Law
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Students are required to complete the following common units:
Students with Murdoch University recognised Polytechnic Diplomas, Kaplan Diplomas or private Diplomas will gain entry to Year 2 of the programme.
The Bachelor’s Degree accepts a wide range of qualifications.
Students will attend a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in this programme, and they have the flexibility to plan their study schedule and attend classes once or twice a week depending on their study load. Classes are conducted on weekday evenings or weekends to suit the busy schedules of students enrolled in this programme. Each unit is supported with 24 contact hours.
The Pro Vice-Chancellor of Transnational Education & Deputy Dean of Murdoch University are based in Singapore to oversee all academic aspects and ensure a high standard of academic delivery here.
Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.
The total fee covers university registration, lectures/tutorials/workshops and assessments such as assignments/tests/examinations/projects (where applicable), programme materials in digital format, Degree (if earned) and transcript.