Hotel and tourism at Bond
With more than 12 million visitors annually, there is no better place to study Hotel and Tourism Management than the Gold Coast- the tourism capital of Australia.
The Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management at Bond will prepare you for professional and managerial roles in the tourism industry, including hotels, resorts, airlines, restaurants, theme parks, cruise lines, destination marketing and management organisations and events. Bond has strong relationships with Marriott, Accor, Hilton, InterContinental, Sheraton, Wyndham and many other international tourism organisations to ensure that you have the opportunity to see real industry projects and undertake internships throughout your studies.
Bond is the only university in Australia to offer the Revenue Management major, addressing the shortage of skilled revenue managers in the hotel and tourism industry.
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- Opportunity to enhance your learning experience with international study tours, work experience and study abroad programs
- Meet all the right people at Bond Business School’s networking events, speaker series, pitch nights, demo days and more
- Work in small supportive groups with dedicated teachers who bring a wealth of international academic and industry experience to the classroom
About the program
The Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management is designed to prepare you for professional and managerial roles in the global tourism and hotel industries. Emphasis is placed on asset, revenue and human resource management within tourism and hotel businesses. Students enrolled in the program will complete 400 hours of work experience in a hotel, tourism or event environment to complement the theoretical knowledge gained through the program.
|Duration||6 semesters (2 years)|
|Program type||Bachelors Degree|
|Study area||Hotel and Tourism|
|Credit for prior study||For more details on applying for credit, please contact the Student Business Centre: [email protected]|
The Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management is a qualification accepted nationally and internationally by leading hotel and tourism industry employers. Graduates often attain roles in:
- Theme Parks
The Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management program comprises 24 subjects, as follows:
View the Program structure and sequence plans for page or all semesters of commencement.
University core subjects (3)
- CORE11-001 Critical Thinking and Communication
- CORE11-002 Leadership and Team Dynamics
- CORE11-003 Ethical Thought and Action
Faculty core subjects (14)
- ACCT11-100 Accounting for Decision Making
- HRTM12-200 Hotel and Tourism Strategic Management
- HRTM12-201 International Food and Beverage Management
- HRTM12-203 Rooms Division Management
- HRTM12-204 Contemporary Issues in Hospitality and Tourism Management
- HRTM12-205 Strategic Pricing and Revenue Management
- HRTM12-206 Tourism and Hospitality Economics
- HRTM12-212 WHS Risk Management
- HRTM12-214 Adventure Tourism
- HRTM12-220 Sustainable Tourism and Indigenous Culture
- HRTM12-310 Tourism Research Methods
- LAWS10-100 Business Law
- MGMT13-305 Human Resource Management
- MKTG11-100 Marketing
Students must complete 400 hours work experience as a graduation requirement, in approved industry/positions.
You must complete either the Event Management major (EVTM) or Digital Revenue Management major (REVM).
Students must complete one (1) elective subject from any of the Faculty Electives that may be drawn from any subject area or discipline within the Bond Business School subject list.
Students may choose one of the following opportunities to use one of your elective subjects to have an international experience or an Internship opportunity provided you meet the requirements. Please discuss with the Enrolment and Student Engagement Officer in the Student Business Centre.
- Study Tour
The Study Tour requires approval from the Faculty. (Please note that Additional Costs are associated with this subject).
- Business Internship
The Internship requires a GPA credit average and requires approval from the Faculty with an application to the Career Development Centre.
- Special Topic
The Special Topic is only available in exceptional circumstances and requires Program Director's approval.
Important note for first semester students
You will be registered in the Bond Business Mentoring Program designed for all new undergraduate students; please be advised the first scheduled gathering is in the Bond Business School orientation, If you require further information please email [email protected]
The total program fees for the Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management are:
When considering the fees associated with your studies, keep in mind that Bond’s accelerated schedule means you can finish your degree sooner and be out in the workforce up to a year earlier than if you went to another university.
This time saving also represents a substantial reduction in accommodation and living costs, plus a full year of extra earnings.
Applicants with recent secondary education (within the past two years)
Applicants must meet the University's general minimum admission criteria.
In the January semester 2017 there were fewer than five OP/ATAR offers made in this program hence comparative information on previous OP/ATAR intake scores is not reliable.
Visit our student profile if you are interested in the profile of all students who commenced undergraduate study at Bond University in the January semester 2017.
International Secondary School students
For more information for International Students, including the International Baccalaureate, please go to the International Secondary School equivalency page.
Alternative entry pathways
For those applicants who do not currently have the required academic qualifications, there are a number of alternative entry pathways:
- Bond University Tertiary Preparation programs
- Bond University Diploma programs
- Other institutional Tertiary Preparation Programs
- Vocational education and training qualifications (Certificate IV and above)
- Prior higher education experience (at this university or another)
- Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT)
- Professional or para-professional qualifications/experience
- Employment experience verified by a statement of service from the employer stating the position title and length of service and a very brief statement on the tasks undertaken.
For more information on what is required please visit our how to apply page.
English language proficiency requirements
As tuition is delivered in English, all students will be required to provide documented evidence of the required level of proficiency in the English language. Read more detailed information on English language proficiency requirements for university study.
Credit for prior study
Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed subject outlines/course descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to the Office of Future Students. Please refer to how to apply for credit for more information
How to apply
International Hotel and Tourism Management majors
Complete six subjects from one of the following majors:
You must complete the following subject:
You must complete five of the following subjects: