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New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6) - Queenstown

Qualification: Diploma
Level: 6
Dates:

2019

Intake 3: 29 July 2019 to 27 September 2019

Intake 4: 07 October 2019 to 6 December 2019

2020

16 March to 15 May 2020

25 May to 24 July 2020

03 August to 02 October 2020

12 October to 11 December 2020

Duration:

One year fulltime

Up to four years part-time

Location: Queenstown
Credits: 120

On completion of the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6) programme, graduates will have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Analyse and evaluate local, national and international tourism operating environments in order to effectively develop and guide strategic business direction in the tourism industry
  • Identify and analyse strategic leadership roles and styles, and the potential impact on change management for a tourism enterprise
  • Develop, analyse and critique tourism business strategic systems and processes that enable the commercial development of a quality visitor experience and contribute to overall sustainable business effectiveness
  • Prepare effective public relations campaigns including multi-media communications for a tourism business development
  • Analyse and propose strategic business models to improve environmental sustainability for a tourism business or tourism business development
  • Develop strategic investment plans for a tourism enterprise

HTM201 Tourism and Hospitality Studies II (15 credits)

HTM202 Human Resource Management in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry (15 credits)

HTM203 Tourism and Hospitality Research and Analysis (15 credits)

HTM204 Tourism and Hospitality Services Management (15 credits)

HTM205 Strategic Management for Tourism and Hospitality Enterprises (15 credits)

HTM206 Tourism and Hospitality Financial Management (15 credits)

HTM207 Employment Relations and Law for Tourism and Hospitality (15 credits)

HTM208 Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Hospitality (15 credits)

This programme is eligible for the Zero Fees Scheme.

  • NO tuition fees
  • 2019 direct material costs $1177

International Fees can be found here.

Applicants under 20 years
Applicants should be a minimum of 18 years of age and have completed the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5) or equivalent.

Applicants over 20 years
Applicants over the age of 20 years at the time of enrolment will be considered where they can demonstrate the ability to succeed in the programme. Examples of demonstration of ability to succeed are the provision of evidence of successful completion of the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5) or equivalent and/or employment in the tourism  or related sector at an entry-level management position or higher for two or more years. They may be admitted subject to programme regulations approved by the Head of Faculty in consultation with the Programme Manager as appropriate.  Personal commitment and a belief in one’s own ability to succeed are important personal traits and will always be taken into consideration during the selection process.

Language Requirements

Applicants from countries with an annual student visa approval rate of at least 80 per cent, whose first language is not English, or who come from a country where the language of instruction in schools is not English, are required to provide evidence of having passed an NZQA approved English Proficiency Assessment, or one of the following tests of English language competence in accordance with the NZQA rules below:

 

  • IELTS test - Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5
  • TOEFL Paper based test (pBT) – Score of 550 (with an essay score 5 TWE)
  • TOEFL Internet- based test (iBT) – Score of 60 (with a writing score of 20)
  • University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations – FCE, or FCE for schools, or CAE, or CPE, with a score of 169. No less than 162 in each skill.
  • NZCEL – Level 4 with the Academic endorsement
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) – PToE (Academic score of 50)
  • City and Guilds IESOL – B2 Communicator with a score of 66

 

Applicants from countries with an annual student visa approval rate below 80 per cent, whose first language is not English, or who come from a country where the language of instruction in schools is not English must provide evidence that they:

 

  1. Have gained NCEA Level 3 and met New Zealand University Entrance requirements or
  2. Hold a bachelor’s degree of at least 3 years from New Zealand, Australia, Canada, The Republic of Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom or United States of America or
  3. Have achieved a Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults, CELTA or
  4. Have achieved one of the English Language competence tests  specified  above 

 

To satisfactorily complete the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6) and be awarded this qualification the student must successfully achieve:

  • A minimum of 120 credits in accordance with the programme schedule for the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6).
  • The student will normally be expected to complete the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6) full-time over one year or part-time over four years.

Please note: students failing to engage in study as per programme requirements may forfeit zero fees entitlement.

This course pathways into the third year of SIT’s Bachelor of Hotel Management

DRESS CODE:  Students studying the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel are required to adhere to a formal dress code for class.  Dress pants and shirt for males and dress/skirt or dress pants for females.  No jeans, hoodies or sneakers.

Please note that textbooks need to be ordered at least 3-4 weeks prior to the commencement of your study

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