Travel & Tourism Careers

In such a busy and interconnected world, the travel and tourism industry exists as a necessary antidote to staying still and working hard. Helping people experience and discover new things lies at the heart of travel and tourism. If this is your thing, a career in this dynamic industry could be a good trip to take.

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Travel & Tourism courses

  • Introduction to Tourism

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    Introduction to Tourism is an online unit provided by Swinburne University that teaches budding tourism practitioners the theory, existing business practices, and structure of the tourism industry.
  • Bachelor of Business (Tourism)

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    The Bachelor of Business (Tourism) degree from Martin Higher Education will provide you with a strong knowledge and understanding of business drivers and the skills required for a wide range of roles in the tourism sector, including tourism management and development, travel and tour operator, ecotourism, regional, cultural, sports or events tourism operations to name a few.

  • Tourist Destination Management

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    Tourist Destination Management is an online unit offered by Swinburne University of Technology, equipping students with thorough knowledge of destination management and the organisation of a tourist system.
  • Certificate III in Travel

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    Study this online Certificate III in Travel course to gain a broader understanding of the tourism industry, and qualify for employment in the travel retail sector.
  • Tourism Planning and Resource Management

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    This online Tourism Planning and Resource Management unit from Swinburne University of Technology further explores the concepts introduced in Introduction to tourism, and tourist destination management.
  • Contemporary Issues in Tourism

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    Contemporary Issues in Tourism is an undergraduate level 2 unit offered by Swinburne University that explores the challenges currently facing the global tourism industry. Studying this unit will put students in good stead for further study in the field of tourism.

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