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Tourism Management & Hospitality
Definition
Hospitality and Tourism management is a multidisciplinary field with the purpose of preparing people with expertise, commitment and skills for management, marketing and operations positions in the expanding food, accommodations and tourism industry.
Career description
Tourism Managers do the following tasks:
• Produce and commission tourist information, including art work, and writing press releases and copy for tourism guides/newsletters;
• Set up and attend exhibitions and holiday shows;
• Organise special and seasonal events and festivals;
• Devise and plan tours, and arrange itineraries;
• Liaise with local operators, the media, designers and printers;
• Manage staff, budgets and staff training needs;
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/job-profiles/tourism-officer
Jobs directly related to the degree
• Accommodation Manager
• Catering Manager
• Event organiser
• Fast food Restaurant Manager
• Hotel Manager
• Public House Manager
• Restaurant Manager
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/what-can-i-do-with-my-degree/hospitality-management
• Holiday Representative
• Tour Manager
• Tourism Officer
• Tourism Management & Hospitality
Definition
Hospitality and Tourism management is a multidisciplinary field with the purpose of preparing people with expertise, commitment and skills for management, marketing and operations positions in the expanding food, accommodations and tourism industry.
Career description
Tourism Managers do the following tasks:
• Produce and commission tourist information, including art work, and writing press releases and copy for tourism guides/newsletters;
• Set up and attend exhibitions and holiday shows;
• Organise special and seasonal events and festivals;
• Devise and plan tours, and arrange itineraries;
• Liaise with local operators, the media, designers and printers;
• Manage staff, budgets and staff training needs;
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/job-profiles/tourism-officer
Jobs directly related to the degree
• Accommodation Manager
• Catering Manager
• Event organiser
• Fast food Restaurant Manager
• Hotel Manager
• Public House Manager
• Restaurant Manager
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/what-can-i-do-with-my-degree/hospitality-management
• Holiday Representative
• Tour Manager
• Tourism Officer
• Tourist Information Centre Manager
• Travel Agency Manager
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/what-can-i-do-with-my-degree/travel-and-tourism
People/Organisation
Sol Kerzner, Sheraton Hotels, Ernest Henderson, Robert Moore, Four Seasons
Websites
http://www.tourismupdate.co.za/
http://www.satsa.com/

Bursary Opportunities
Department of Tourism, Study Trust

Tourist Information Centre Manager
• Travel Agency Manager
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/what-can-i-do-with-my-degree/travel-and-tourism
People/Organisation
Sol Kerzner, Sheraton Hotels, Ernest Henderson, Robert Moore, Four Seasons
Websites
http://www.tourismupdate.co.za/
http://www.satsa.com/

Bursary Opportunities
Department of Tourism, Study Trust