18 months
33840 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The new Master of Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage from University of Tasmania is designed to prepare students for a growing tourism sector in Australia and the world. Offering a unique learning experience by drawing upon Tasmania’s 7 UNESCO listed sites and the university's strong industry connections.

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Learning Outcomes

  • By taking the Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage from University of Tasmania , you draw upon and synthesise complex contemporary tourism and cultural heritage knowledge to identify and critically analyse the impact of developments and innovations to these industries
  • Critically assess and evaluate the application and impact of sustainable tourism principles to the tourism and cultural heritage industries
  • Integrate advanced knowledge of theory and research practice to design effective approaches to contemporary cultural heritage management, or entrepreneurial tourism communication.
  • Critically appraise, select and apply ethical research methods to plan and execute an independent research-based project and/or piece of scholarship on a contemporary tourism, environmental and cultural heritage issue.
  • Communicate effectively to present the theoretical and applied aspects of your work in an appropriate manner to a wide range of tourism and cultural heritage stakeholders.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Tourism Development
  • Global Issues in Tourism
  • Critical and Contested Issues in Tourism
  • The Sharing Economy and Disruptive Innovations 
  • Tourism Venture Creation
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended that international students should apply at least 3 months prior and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to the start date.


150 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 0100572 

Entry into the Master of Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage requires;

  • an undergraduate degree in humanities, social sciences, business, sciences or other cognate field from an approved tertiary institution, or;
  • completion of the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage.

Candidates for the Masters of Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage may be eligible for advanced standing of up to 50 credit points of Elective units if entering the course with the following background;

  • an Honours degree or equivalent at Level 8 or higher in the Australian Qualifications Framework in humanities, social sciences, business, sciences or other cognate field or;
  • professional experience in a relevant field equivalent to level 8 of the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33840 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50760 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.

Living costs for Hobart

1204 - 2001 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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