Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Package

Overview

The Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Package will provide you with a large range of operational and tourism management skills relevant to your career in the tourism industry. The types of skills and knowledge gained, including sales, marketing, product development, business planning, and financial management, will be suitable for use in a range of tourism areas including retail, travel, visitor information and events.

Duration – 75 weeks
Campus – Drysdale Hobart
Intake – February
IELTS score required – 5.5 (no band less than 5.0)
TasTAFE Packaged Course Fee*† – AU$22, 400
* Some additional costs for course materials may apply.
† Prices are correct at time of printing and may be subject to change.

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Course Structure

The course includes both classroom-based learning and practical training on the internationally-used Galileo Reservation System, as well as work placements within the tourism industry, for example at Travel Agencies, Tour Guide Operations and Event Planning companies.

Project-based learning is a large part of the final year of this package. You will manage a project, such as running an event, using the skills you have learnt throughout your studies.

 

Early Exit Points

• Exit after 29 weeks to earn a Certificate III in Tourism

• Exit after 45 weeks to earn a Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism

 

Employment Outcomes

Tour guide, Salesperson, Tour Operator, Business Development Manager, Travel Consultant.

 

Pathway to University

Receive guaranteed advanced credit of 1.75 years into a University of Tasmania 3-year Bachelor of Business Administration Degree. No IELTS re-sit required.