Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure and Event Management) - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure and Event Management)

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Turn your passion for adventure into a career.

Do you love travel and adventure? Want to help other people discover new places and experiences? Learn how to manage events, attract customers and engage stakeholders with a specialist degree built for the fast-growing tourism, recreation and event industries.

Study location
  • Sunshine Coast
Refer to the program footnotes
CRICOS code
066415J
Commence
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
A$24,400
Estimated total tuition fee *
A$73,200
Footnotes
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
Study locations QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 012061
  • Moreton Bay 014161
  • Online 015024
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 54.55 OP - 18 Rank - 64
USC program code
BU362
Commence
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Duration
3 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
English; General Maths, Maths Methods or Specialist Maths
Total courses
24
Total units
288

In this program you will:

  • Learn about consumer needs and motivations, product development, service, stakeholder engagement, event management, policy and planning
  • Take advantage of industry trends, with courses in sustainable tourism, business events and technology
  • Develop skills in public speaking, communication, team work, leadership, time management, and intercultural understanding
  • Benefit from direct industry engagement through guest speakers, volunteer opportunities, internships and work experience with local businesses and major events
Career opportunities
  • Tourism or event manager
  • Marketing officer
  • Festival manager
  • Conference manager
  • Accommodation manager
Membership
  • Queensland Tourism Industry Council
  • Pacific Asia Travel Association
  • Ecotourism Australia
  • Council for Australasian Tourism and Hospitality Education

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