A level 7 diploma in tourism and hospitality management is expected by employers when recruiting into managerial roles in the Tourism and Hospitality sector. The reason for this is that employers are expecting potential employees to have both theoretical knowledge and practical expertise so that they can excel in demanding work environments. Our level 7 Diploma in tourism and hospitality management is one such course offering that tries to instil industry-oriented skills amongst the learners and prepare them to cope with the complexities profound in the business paradigms. This qualification is developed with the motive to ensure that the learners acquire and deliver value in challenging and demanding managerial roles in Tourism and Hospitality sector. This course focuses on the administrative, managerial and functional aspects of hospitality management and tourism. This course involves intricate learning that is focused on real-life scenarios or practical implications rather than merely adhering to theoretical learning alone. Hence, this qualification entails a highly progressive academic curriculum that encapsulates the latest trends in ever-evolving segments such as hospitality and tourism and is sure to add value to learners by helping them improve their expertise and their employability.
|Unit No||Unit Title||Credit|
|THM701||Strategic Marketing and Management||20|
|THM702||Developmental options and Policies in International Tourism||20|
|THM704||Social Media and e-tourism trends||20|
|THM705||International organisational management||20|
|THM706||Contemporary research methodologies in hospitality and tourism studies||20|
The assessment of the units will be made internally by the delivery centre. The IBT will externally verify all the assessment made by the delivery centres. The assessment of the units will be made through the course work assignments. Students are required to show that they meet each of the assessment criteria detailed within each unit, to the required standard for the level of the unit.
The IBT Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management will be handed over to the candidates after the completion of the assessment of the course work assignments. The certification process will be carried out in two stages in which both an internal and external verification will take place. The certificates will only be awarded to those candidates who attain a minimum of 40% mark in each unit covered under the program.
The program is delivered via Face to Face, Blended, and Online through the approved centre of IBT Qualification.
Learners can choose to enrol with one of IBT Qualifications’ approved centres so that students can learn from a tutor and have the benefits of studying with others. This suits those who enjoy structured classes and learning with others.
Learners can also choose to study with one of IBT Qualifications’ Distance Learning providers who deliver courses through Blended Learning and Online, so that the qualification can be completed at their own pace. This suits those who perhaps have family or work commitments. Moreover, it may also be an option for you if you do not live near one of our accredited centres.
The duration of the IBT Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management is 9 months.
This qualification is crafted with the intent of nurturing specialised knowledge in the intricate and challenging business environment in tourism and hospitality sector. The learners will be equipped with technical, theoretical and analytical skills to cope with the complexities in the hospitality and tourism industry. Hence, learners can progress into managerial roles in tourism and hospitality sector after completing IBT Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management. Learners could also strive for furthering their education through post-graduate studies or Master’s degree top-up courses in hospitality and tourism or other relevant areas.
Learners who meet the requirements for the qualification will be awarded a pass. The qualification itself is not graded. For each unit learners will be marked out of 100 and will be graded as follows.
|A||65% - 74%||Distinction|
|B||50% - 64%||Merit|
|C||40% - 49%||Pass|
|D||30% - 39%||Marginal Fail|
|D||15% - 29%||Fail|
The approved centres of IBT can be used by the learners to register with the IBT Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management program. IBT ensures that the approved centres meet the quality standards while tutoring. In addition, the structured learning process will enable the learners to directly interact with the tutors. Besides the knowledge exchange process will be highly possible through studying at an accredited or approved centre of IBT. Moreover, attaining efficient guidance will be possible through studying under an approved centre of IBT Qualification.
IBT provides the opportunity to the learners for pursuing the course distantly through a distance learning provider. IBT had accredited many distant learning providers for helping those learners who have work and family commitments. However, the learners seeking for the distant learning option will have to finish the program at their own pace. Moreover, the distant learning option is best suited for learners residing far from the accredited centres of IBT.