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Bachelor of Hospitality Management from Wellington Institute of Technology

Entry requirements

Achieved university entrance or equivalent
IELTS 6.0 or proficiency in English
Special entry is available

Common Questions

Subject area:
Tourism Studies
Qualification:
Bachelor Degree Level 7
Credits gained on completion of this course:
360

What can I learn during this qualification?

COURSES
To graduate with the Wellington Institute of Technology Bachelor of Hospitality Management, every candidate is required to pass all of the following compulsory courses:
HM 6101 Cooperative Education
HM 6102 Introduction to the Hospitality Industry
BM 6102 Economics for Business
BM 6104 Commercial Law
BM 6105 Business Communication
BM 6106 Accounting for Managers
BM 6107 Introduction to Management Studies
HM 6201 Management Methods for the Hospitality Industry
HM 6202 Services Marketing
HM 6203 Human Resource Management for the Hospitality Industry I
HM 6204 Organisation Management
HM 6304 Financial Management
HM 6305 Hospitality and Tourism Strategic Management
In addition to the above, every candidate is required to pass at least 6 additional courses at 20 credits each comprising:
*at least 2 courses at 200 level from the following list
*at least 2 courses at 300 level from the following list
*at least 2 courses where not more than one is at 100 level, from the following list or from any degree programme offered at WelTec:
TM 6121 Tourism Concepts, Systems & Impacts
TM 6107 Tourism Business & Facilities
HM 6205 Front Office Operations
HM 6206 Food & Beverage Operations
HM 6207 Information Technology for the Hospitality & Tourism Industry
HM 6208 Managing Housekeeping Operations
HM 6210 Industrial Commercial/Non-commercial Foodservice Management
HM 6211 Tourism Planning Concepts
HM 6302 Accommodation Management
HM 6306 Marketing Management
HM 6307 Human Resource Management for the Hospitality & Tourism Industry II
HM 6303 Food & Beverage Management
HM 6301 Small Business Development
HM6309 Small Enterprise Practice
Students who have successfully completed the three-year National Diploma in Hospitality Management may be admitted into the Degree in Hospitality Management and can graduate with that qualification on successful completion of the following:
HM 6304 Financial Management
HM 6305 Hospitality and Tourism Strategic Management
HM 6306 Marketing Management
HM 6307 Human Resource Management for the Hospitality Industry II
Approved 20 Credit Course/s at 200 or 300

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the Hospitality Management degree programme will have an up-to-date knowledge and command of the fundamental principles and theoretical foundations of the main branches of hospitality management.
The ability to learn independently and grow with experience will be a natural extension of the study method used within the programme. The discipline of self reliance and the ability to work in a team will be developed to a level where the transition to a work environment will be a natural progression.
On successful completion of this programme, graduates will have
*acquired general knowledge and skills in selected areas of general hospitality management, food and beverage, accommodation management, and other areas to the pursuit of careers in hospitality management
*developed the interpersonal capabilities needed for a career which requires cooperation and participation in group decision making activities
*demonstrated an understanding of the complex and dynamic technological, social, economic, cultural and political environments in which hospitality management activities are undertaken
*a demonstrated ability to adapt in an area which is rapidly changing and to operate knowledgeably, productively and professionally in a hospitality management environment
*a demonstrated ability to think critically, and to evaluate and apply existing knowledge to actual problems and requirements of hospitality management
*acquired an adequate basis from which to undertake postgraduate study.

What jobs can I do with this qualification?

Camping Ground Manager, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Casino Worker, Check-in Agent, Tour Guide, Travel Agent/Adviser, Hotel/Motel Manager and Flight Attendant

Scholarships for this qualification

ITC Scholarship Award

Provider:
International Travel College of New Zealand - ITC Scholarships
Website:
http://www.itc.co.nz/About-Us/School-Site/ITC-Scholarships.asp
Value:
Total of over $20,000

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Wakatu Incorporation Tertiary Education Scholarship

Provider:
Wakatu Incorporation New Zealand
Website:
http://www.wakatu.org/home/whanau/education/scholarships/
Value:
refer to 'Additional Information'

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Wellington Institute of Technology training provider details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 935 832    Phone: (04) 920 2400    Fax: (04) 920 2401    Email: information@weltec.ac.nz    Web: http://www.weltec.ac.nz

Other locations

Wellington

11 Kensington Ave
Petone
Wellington

Auckland

Auckland Campus
3 Wakefield Street
PO Box 6413
Wellesley Street

Wellington

11-17 Church Street
Wellington CBD Campus
Wellington

Wellington

Petone Campus
11 Kensington Avenue
Petone, Lower Hutt
Wellington

Wellington

54 Cuba Street
WelTec School of Hospitality
Wellington

China

Chengdu
Sichuan Province

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Source: New Zealand Qualifications Authority (www.nzqa.govt.nz)