Tourism with Marketing

Tourism with Marketing QQI Award (Year 1 – 5M5011 / Year 2 – 6M5012)

The course includes the study of all aspects of the Tourism Industry, providing students with the skills necessary to gaining employment in this ever expanding area.
In addition to providing a good grounding in the Industry, students will also get the opportunity to obtain the Amadeus examination – which is the industry recognised ticketing system.

Tourism with Business and Marketing at Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education

Course Content

Year 1

Reception and Frontline Office Skills, Customer Service, Tourism Principles and Practice, Appreciation of Irish Culture, Tourism Information and Administration, Word Processing, Work Experience, Global Distribution Systems (Amadeus), Marketing

Year 2

Tourism Policy and Practice, Heritage, Human Resource Management, Work Experience, Customer Service, Event Management, Digital Marketing, Marketing Management, Global Distribution Systems (Amadeus)

Please note that modules may change from year to year to reflect the changing business environment.

Certification

Year 1:   Tourism with Business, QQI Level 5 (5M5011) 

Year 2:   Tourism with Business, QQI Level 6 (6M5012) 

Duration

2 years

Entry Requirements

Year 1: Leaving Certificate (minimum of 5 O6’s / 5 H7’s) or Leaving Certificate Applied (minimum of a Merit profile).

Year 2: Students who successfully complete all modules in year one may progress to year 2. Candidates with a relevant full QQI Level 5 certificate may apply for direct entry into second year.

Career Opportunities

This course will qualify you to work in many areas of the Tourism Industry, including the Airline, Travel Agency and Hotel Industries.

Tourism with Business and Marketing at Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education

College Links/Progression

Students who achieve level 6 QQI certification with Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education are eligible to apply for entry to the second year of the Tourism and Marketing degree in DIT. Students may also gain entry to first year of various tourism and business related programmes in a number of Institutes of Technology via the CAO application process.

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Tourism with Business and Marketing at Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education

Course Charges

Year 1: €745*
Year 2: €505*

* includes €200 Govt. charge