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Foundation Science Degree International Hospitality Management (Ulster University)

Course Code: C5139
Campus: Titanic Quarter
Week Commencing: 11 Sep 17
End Date: 23 Jun 18

The hospitality and tourism industry is a vibrant sector in the UK and one which makes a significant contribution to job creation and the national economy. It has been identified as a priority skills area where jobs are available at all levels. This two year programme, validated by Ulster University, is ideal for those who seek a career in organisations such as hotels, restaurants, licensed premises and events. Study modules include: Introduction to the International Hospitality & Tourism Industry; Facilities Operations, Events Operations; Introduction to Finance & Accounts and Study and Research Skills. In year two modules include, Marketing and Entrepreneurship, Leadership and People Management, and Global Tourism Management. The course includes a compulsory six month period of work-based learning. Assessment is carried out using a range of methods.

This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.

Career Opportunities / Progression

Many successful graduates progress to top up their qualification to a full honours degree either at the Ulster University or at other universities. Ulster University will accept students onto the final year of the Hospitality Management International Honours degree after undertaking additional bridging modules. Students can also apply to final year in universities which do not require additional bridging modules. Alternatively, you can progress to employment within the hospitality, travel and tourism and events sectors.

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria. The minimum entry requirement for this course is 72 new tariff points, (180 tariff points using the old UCAS tariff points system) although a higher tariff than the minimum is likely to apply in response to levels of demand for the course. GCSE Maths and English Grade C or equivalent are also required.  Students are required to supply their own kit at the cost of approximately £ 60.00.

This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Tel: 028 9026 5021 or email: [email protected]