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Tourism and Destination Management

Victoria University

Master
24 months
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29700 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Tourism and Destination Management offered at Victoria University is a specialised, professional qualification that will prepare you for managerial, policy development and planning roles in the rapidly growing tourism and events industries.

Overview

The Master of Tourism and Destination Management offered at Victoria University course incorporates tourism and management studies with a focus on addressing contemporary issues and challenges faced by destinations internationally.

The program is embedded within an established suite of business programs including Victoria University’s internationally awarded MBA. The course will:

  • build managerial skills and cross-disciplinary knowledge
  • develop your skills in understanding, analysing and responding to the complexity of the tourism and events industries within a destination
  • explore relationships between tourism and destination management and the broader economic, social, political and environmental context. 

Graduates who already have completed a business-related bachelor degree should consider our Master of Tourism and Destination Management.

Careers

According to Deloitte, the tourism industry is identified as ranking second within a set of ‘fabulous five’ industry sectors that will drive Australian economic growth with projections of almost five per cent growth per annum 

The UN World Tourism Organisation(external link) estimates rapid, continued growth in tourism in the Asia Pacific region. This trend will fuel employment growth in tourism and related areas.

Job titles

The Master of  Business (Tourism and Destination Management) will equip students for roles such as: 

  • planning and policy development officers in government departments at national, state and local and regional levels
  • research and planning officers with research and consulting firms
  • tourism planning and promotion agency staff
  • tourism educators through private providers and TAFE
  • policy officers with professional and industry associations
  • managers of attractions
  • marketing and communication roles (events)
  • planners within the travel sector (airlines and other major transport providers)
  • self employment through tourism management businesses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Management
  • Business Economics
  • Marketing Management
  • Work and Organisation Systems
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Business Ethics and Sustainability
  • Art and Practice of Leadership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 092066J

Completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any discipline

OR

Completion of an Australian Graduate Diploma (or equivalent) in a similar discipline

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14850 AUD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Domestic students: Commonwealth Supported Place,

Funding

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