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Bachelor of Tourism Management with Honours

Offered by: Open University Malaysia (OUM)
Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration4 Yrs 8 Mths
Part Time/Full TimePart Time studies/Weekend classes
Fees20400/Course
FacultyOUM Business School
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyHospitality & Tourism
Course Description

The primary objective of the programme is to help fulfil the needs of the country for professional in tourism, the second major contributor towards foreign trade and Gross National Product. The program is designed to expand knowledge and skills in various tourism related fields such as event management, tourism planning and development, tourism psychology, and computerised booking and ticketing.

It is envisaged that graduates of this programme would be able to help contribute towards the generation of able workforce who are capable of enhancing the professionalism and effectiveness of tourism in the country.

 

Curriculum
MPU Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
Tamadun Islam Dan Asia 3
Hubungan Etnik 3
Entrepreneurship 3
Health & Wellness 3
TOTAL CREDIT 12

 

University Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
Learning Skills For Open Distance Learners 3
English For written Communication 3
English For Oral Communication 3
English For Workplace Communication 3
Professional Ethics 3
TOTAL CREDIT 15

 

Basic Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
Principles Of Management 3
Introduction To Communication 3
Thinking Skills And Problem Solving 3
Basic Concept Of Information Technology 3
TOTAL CREDIT 12

 

Core Courses
Subject Name Credit Hours
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 3
INTRODUCTORY HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM INDUSTRY 3
PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS 3
MARKETING MANAGEMENT I 3
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 3
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING 3
BUSINESS COMMUNICATION 3
TOURISM MARKETING 3
TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY LAWS 3
TOURISM PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT 3
TOURISM PSYCHOLOGY 3
COMPUTERISED FARES AND TICKETING 3
TRAVEL AND TOUR AGENCY MANAGEMENT 3
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 3
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM 3
FESTIVAL AND SPECIAL EVENT MANAGEMENT 3
CULTURE AND HERITAGE TOURISM 3
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 3
CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR 3
CURRENT ISSUES AND TOURISM TRENDS 3
CROSS CULTURAL MANAGEMENT 3
FUTURE SUSTAINABILITY IN TOURISM DEVELOPMENT 3
INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 3
E-COMMERCE 3
INDUSTRIAL TRAINING 6
ELEMENTARY STATISTICS 3
TOTAL CREDIT 81
Entry Requirements

Normal Entry

Passed SPM or equivalent with credit in Bahasa Malaysia; AND
Passed STPM or equivalent with at least 2 principals; OR
Passed a recognized Diploma; OR
Passed a recognized Matriculation Certificate.

OR

APEL Admission

More than 21 years of age on 1 January in the year of application; AND
Relevant work experience / prior experiential learning; AND
Pass the APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test & Portfolio) conducted by OUM

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


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