Advanced Diploma in Tourism Management

1 years duration

This qualification enables tourism professionals to advance their careers and continue professional development. It offers module options to meet specific needs and allows for career change. It deepens expertise in tourism and is flexible for learners already employed. It improves the local tourism industry and the country's economy by equipping learners with advanced knowledge and skills in tourism management.

The primary purpose of this qualification is to enable working tourism professionals to articulate across the higher education system and to assist learners with continued professional development in the field of Tourism. This qualification may enable a learner change in career path as it caters for a variety of module options to choose from according to their specific needs and circumstances. The selection of modules allows a learner to meet the requirements of the tourism labour market, e.g. in tourism development and management. This qualification aims to develop an understanding of the current theories and methodologies in the field of tourism management. This qualification serves to consolidate and deepen the learner's expertise in tourism. The qualification enables learners already employed to develop themselves more fully without too many interruptions in their lifestyles. Furthermore, it affords learners in rural areas the opportunity to continue their professional development. The qualification is suitable for learners who want to gain specialised knowledge in tourism and a better understanding of the tourism industry. This initiative will not only help in improving the local tourism industry, but also the country's economy. The learners will be equipped with advanced knowledge and various skills and competencies in tourism management that will improve their capacity to engage independently with complex theoretical concepts and problems related to the different sectors

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UNISA, short for the University of South Africa, is a distance education institution based in South Africa. It is the largest university on the African continent and offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in various fields of study. UNISA provides flexible learning options, allowing students to study at their own pace and from anywhere in the world. The university is known for its commitment to providing accessible and affordable education to a diverse student population. UNISA also conducts research and collaborates with other institutions to contribute to the development of knowledge and skills in South Africa and beyond.
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