Course Description

MA Professional Hospitality and Tourism Management

This Masters degree has been designed to develop and enhance professional managerial competence in individuals who are already experienced and wish to build on that experience through a structured programme of study organised in a manner which suits their current situation. Hence it is offered only in a block mode as a specialised career development award.

The programme also aims to further develop students’ knowledge and understanding of hospitality and tourism management and the associated environment as well as a critical awareness of current issues and new insights in the area of the student’s own professional practice.

The programme is designed to develop an integrated and critical understanding of management and organisations with a view to the improvement of business and management practices. This encompasses the development of high levels of transferable skills and an ability to deal with complex
issues both systematically and creatively.

The programme aims to provide an opportunity to engage in personal research through in-depth exploration of a current issue in business and management in the sector which is informed by leading edge research and practice in the field.

CollegeInstitute of Technology Tralee
Course LocationTralee, Kerry
Course CategoryBusiness
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Course Fee€8,400 payable in three instalments.
Entry RequirementsAn honours degree of an approved university or its equivalent AND a minimum of one year’s relevant professional experience. If you are a business professional without a previous qualification, but with a good track record and experience in a related industry, your application will be confidentially considered on an individual basis.
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Institute of Technology Tralee
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Co. Kerry, Tralee, Kerry
Republic of Ireland
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