Do you want to top up a postgraduate diploma to a full Masters qualification?
- 6 months
- 8 October 2018
- 21 January 2019
- 29 April 2019
Download a copy of the 2018/19 prospectus here
This Tourism and Hospitality (Dissertation Stage Only) course consists of a single module, which is a research project. The course is only open to those who have already gained a Diploma in Strategic Hospitality Management or a Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management, and who have at least one year of work experience.
The three-month course starts in January, April and October.
Our supportive tutors will help you choose a suitable topic, which will reflect your personal interests and chosen career path, and then supervise your progression to final completion. The course develops a mix of research skills, advanced theory and independent working. The academic team at Sunderland is well placed to supervise your project. Our active research interests include cultural geographies of tourism, tourism political economies, heritage management and events.
The tourism department at Sunderland has a strong reputation. According to The Guardian University Guide 2013, we are ranked seventh in the country for tourism, transport and travel.
Download the programme specification (.pdf) for more information on the Tourism and Hospitality (Dissertation only) course.
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