Master of Sustainable Tourism Management - CV89
Study the Master of Sustainable Tourism Management and equip yourself with an advanced understanding of global sustainable tourism practices. Tourism is one of the world's largest industries and this course offers a broad range of core units as well as the opportunity to choose tourism-related electives.
Online, On Campus
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
The Master of Sustainable Tourism Management aims to provide students with an advanced understanding of sustainable tourism practices that are in place worldwide. Tourism is one of the world’s largest industries. The enormous scale of this industry, however, comes at a price in terms of its environmental, socio-cultural and economic impacts. In the past tourism planning and promotion has mainly focused on growth and expansion, however, there is now a greater awareness of the negative impacts that unplanned growth and its linked stresses can have on the environment, society and economy. There is a need for tourism managers to be aware of and proactive in the use of sustainability concepts and better planning.
|Core Units||14||Major Units||None|
You are required to complete a total of 14 core units and 2 electives.
For information on the units, you could study as part of this course, visit the Handbook and select the "Course Structure" tab.
CREDIT TRANSFER INFORMATION
If you have already completed study relevant to the course you have enrolled in, you may be eligible for credit transfer.
|Term 1 - 2020||Cairns|
|Term 1 - 2021||Cairns|
|Term 2 - 2020||Cairns|
|Term 2 - 2021||Cairns|
|Term 1 - 2020||Available Online|
|Term 1 - 2021||Available Online|
|Term 2 - 2020||Available Online|
|Term 2 - 2021||Available Online|
|Business Internship||BUSN20020||This is a 12cp unit. You will be placed in a company for a 10-week internship requiring 4 days per week working within the host company. You will also undertake an applied research project based on a particular issue within your host organisation. You much undertake this unit in the final trimester of your course.|
- a completed bachelor degree in any discipline from an Australian university or college, or equivalent; or
- a completed honours degree in tourism management from an Australian university or college, or equivalent; or
- graduates of a CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Tourism Management or Graduate Certificate in Management, or equivalent, may enrol in this course.
International students should visit http://www.international.cqu.edu.au/ for further information including English language requirements.
- Applicants may be eligible for advanced standing of up to 24 credit points (4 units) may be granted for previously completed AQF 7 undergraduate studies in tourism management or business.
- Applicants may be eligible for exemptions of up to 48 credit points (8 units) for previously completed AQF 8 Honours or postgraduate qualifications in tourism management.
Security RequirementsNo information available at this time.
Health RequirementsNo information available at this time.
Graduates of this course will increase their opportunities of being employed in middle or top management positions within the tourism industry, government agencies, non-governmental organisations and other organisations with a focus on sustainability.
|Fee Category||Full fee paying place|
|What is a Full Fee Paying Place||As a full fee-paying student, you are required to pay full tuition fees for your course.|
|Fee Type||Tuition Fees|
|What is my tuition fee?||
Your tuition fees are charged per unit of study based on the credit point value of each unit. Our Tuition Fee Schedules provide an estimate of fees per unit. You can also view fees specific to the course, and units, you are interested in studying by using our Cost Per Unit table.
|FEE-HELP and payment options||
FEE-HELP is the loan scheme provided the Australian Government to help eligible students pay their tuition fees through a loan. Eligible students can use a FEE-HELP loan to pay for all or some of their tuition fees. If you elect to use a FEE-HELP loan, this means that you will defer payment of your tuition fees and repay your FEE-HELP loan when your income is above the compulsory repayment threshold.
|Other Fees||You will also incur a Student Services and Amenities Fee.|
|Other study costs||You may have other study costs such as travel expenses related to residential schools or work placements if they are a requirement of your course. There are also textbooks, stationery and other sundry costs associated with studying.|
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