The MSc programme is delivered over 2 semesters of taught modules, followed by the 60 credit final project. The programme can also be studied part-time, with the minimum period of study being two years and the maximum five years.
To meet the educational and professional needs of each student, the programme offers three awards and exit points: Postgraduate Certificate; Postgraduate Diploma and MSc. Learning and teaching strategies are designed to promote active engagement of the student with the subject area and reflect the strong vocational emphasis of the awards.
Distinguishing features of the programme include:
The Exploring Hospitality and Tourism Landscapes module where the students and staff will undertake the module overseas. This module will be hosted by one of our partner institutions e.g. in Greece or Bulgaria, and, in time, students and staff from that institution will join Cardiff Metropolitan students on the module. This is included in the programme fees but requires students to be available for a week to travel.
The Industry Project Management module, which involves students undertaking a live consultancy project as a group.
An optional Internship module, which will enhance students’ employability.
An option for the final project is an Individual Consultancy Project, which give students an opportunity to engage with an industry practitioner.
Students also have the opportunity to pursue a language module as an elective, potentially enhancing their employability.