In a nutshell
Kick-start an exciting new career as a leader in the growing tourism industry by studying this Graduate Diploma in International Tourism and Hotel Management.
An in-depth, year-long course, this qualification is suited for people seeking to build careers in senior management and strategic leadership roles in the tourism, hospitality and hotel management industries.
In this course, you’ll study all aspects of tourism management, including food and beverage management, business management and risk, strategic thinking and leadership, people management, and tourism marketing and promotion. You’ll benefit from workplace-integrated learning opportunities, ensuring you graduate with the interpersonal skills, relevant experience and teamwork abilities required to work in the exciting and fast-paced tourism industry.
This course also acts as a pathway to the Master of International Tourism and Hotel Management. After completing this course, you may choose to pursue employment or credit your studies towards completion of a master’s degree.
The experience of studying at the Hotel School
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Completion of Australian bachelor's degree or equivalent.
English language proficiency to academic IELTS 6.0 with no band below 5.5 is also required.
In this tourism course, the subjects you may study include:
- Management communication
- Food and beverage management
- Festival and special events planning
- Facility and risk management for hospitality operations
- Tourism and hospitality sales and promotion
- Entrepreneurship and innovation
- International tourism systems
- Tourism planning environments
- Accounting for managers
- Leading and managing people
- Tourism and hospitality management
Why The Hotel School?
Get qualified with The Hotel School and gain the skills, knowledge and insight to succeed in the hospitality and tourism industry!
Since it’s beginning in 1989, The Hotel School has built close relationships with a range of leading local and international hospitality and tourism organisations, including the InterContinental, Marriott, Sofitel and more.
Learn from experienced educators, gain great industry exposure and enjoy a premier learning experience developed in partnership with Southern Cross University. Join the ranks of some of Australia’s best talent in hospitality when you study with The Hotel School!
To ensure the success of their students, The Hotel School offers each person access to a range of academic skills support services. These services include valuable library resources, You Tutor service offering students feedback on assessments, as well as on-campus group get-togethers for great tips and advice around study, exam prep and more.
Work with a Career Coach to develop your individual career program and get closer to conquering your goals and aspirations. Professional counsellors are also available at each campus for free friendly and caring advice to any students facing personal or academic issues. Attend one-on-one sessions or group workshops developed to promote wellbeing.
Enjoy unique opportunities and increase your employability when you attend on-site visits, workshops and talks by industry guest speakers, organised by the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) team.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: