BA (Hons) in Tourism Management
APU Malaysia Degree|
3 Years ( 6 Semesters )|
Part Time/Full Time|
Fees (International Student)|
School of Marketing and Management|
Conducted entirely in Malaysia|
Level of Study|
Bachelor's Degree Level|
Field of Study|
Hospitality & Tourism|
APU-DMU Dual Degree Scheme
This programme is specifically designed to provide students with:
DEGREE LEVEL 1
Students will learn fundamental skills required by every tourism management professional, and the basic understanding of the context within which business operate – Management, Law, Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, People Management and Accounting, with specific focus on issues involved in managing services. We will also expose them towards business & communication skills, computing & IT skills and quantitative skills, independent learning.
DEGREE LEVEL 2
A broader range of skills will be learnt, in which students will gain better understanding in business management, such as international culture & communications, operations management, employee development etc. In addition, they will explore topics and techniques in various sectoral applications within Tourism Management. We will further nurture their independent learning to prepare them for the workplace and for further researches.
INTERNSHIP (16 weeks)
Students will undertake an Internship / Industrial Training for a minimum period of 16 weeks to prepare them for a smooth transition from the classroom to the working environment.
DEGREE LEVEL 3
Students will make use of their previous studies and industrial experience to extend their familiarity in tackling more practical and modern issues of tourism management, in the areas of strategic and marketing aspects together with environmental issues, with aims to groom them as a tourism industry leader. A final year project requires them to explore a topic individually – they will demonstrate their academic and practical aspects of their ability in the chosen area of study.
MQA Compulsory Subjects*
(*All students are required to successfully complete these modules as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualification Agency)
DIRECT ENTRY TO LEVEL 1 OF THE DEGREE:
• 2 Passes in STPM with a minimum Grade C (GP 2.0) and a Pass in English and Mathematics at SPM Level or its equivalent
• 2 Passes in A-Level with a Pass in English and Mathematics at SPM/ O-Level/ IGCSE or its equivalent.
• 5 Grade B’s in UEC with a Pass in Mathematics and English.
• Passed Foundation programme (minimum CGPA of 2.0).
Direct Entry to level 2 of the Degree:
• Successful completion of the APU/APIIT Diploma or
• Successful completion of studies in another recognised institute with academic credits equivalent to Level 1 of an Honours Degree (Subject to the approval of the APU/APIIT Academic Board)
All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.