Tourism & Hospitality Management Pathway

Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management L4 & L5

Levels 4 & 5 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management

COURSE DESCRIPTION


The objective of the OTHM Level 4/5 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management qualification is to enable learners’ development as managers within the tourism and hospitality industry, with a lifelong-learning orientation. It enables learners to critically apply contemporary knowledge and theories to the management of complex problems. Successful completion of this qualification will equip learners with the specialist skills and technical terminology to develop their management skills and to progress to further study or employment.


The Level 4 modules and assignments of this course are equivalent to the first year of a University Degree and the Level 5 modules and assignments are equivalent to the second year of a University Degree.


This course is made up of 6 Level 4 modules (120 credits) and 6 level 5 modules (120 credits). Each level also includes 6 written assignments. If a student decides to only study at Level 4 they will receive 120 credits and can apply for an exemption from the first year of a university Degree course. Each module consists of approximately 80 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning material. These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.


The Diplomas are awarded by OTHM. 


This course is offered by EIE Institute of Education, through Concordia Global International, an OTHM accredited Centre. 


RECOGNITION 

The Level 4 Diploma in  

Tourism and Hospitality Management is awarded by OTHM and is recognised by NCFHE at MQF Level 5. 


The Level 5 Diploma in  

Tourism and Hospitality Management is awarded by OTHM and is recognised by NCFHE at MQF Level 5. 

Other Course Information

ELIGIBILITY


To enrol onto the Level 4 course, you must be at least 18 years of age and have a full secondary education. Before enrolling onto the Level 5 course, you must have attained a Level 4 or equivalent.


CAREER PATH


Successful completion of the full Level 4/5 Diploma in  

Tourism and Hospitality Management and final year of an accredited Undergraduate Degree programme will give students the right credentials to go on and apply for a job in Tourism, Hospitality and Hotel Management.


ASSESSMENT


The OTHM Level 4/5 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management has 6 modules and 6 written assignments at each level. On completion of the modules, students will be given the assignment questions. The assignments are approximately 3000-5000 words each. 


COURSE FEES


Academic Year 1 - Euro 7,500 Academic Year 2 - Euro 7,500 



FUNDING


This course is eligible for funding under the Get Qualified Scheme. Upon Successful completion of the course, students will be able to recover up to 70% of expenses on both the registration and tuition fees paid when starting the course. (Click here for more information)


PROGRESSION ROUTE


Holders of this Diploma are eligible to progress to the following programmes: 


  • OTHM Level 6  Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management (see below)


  • BA (Hons) Management (Distance Learning) - Top Up at Anglia Ruskin University. 


  • BA (Hons) Business (Tourism) (Top-up) at Arden University


  • BA (Hons) International Hospitality and Tourism Management (Top-up) at Coventry University


  • BSc (Hons) International Tourism and Hospitality Management (Top-up) at University of Sunderland


.......and more 

Module Listings

Level 4 Modules: 


 

  • Tourism and Hospitality Business Management (20 credits)


  • Services Marketing and Customer Service (20 credits)


  • Accounting and Finance (20 credits)


  • Academic and Professional Development (20 credits)


  • Events Management (20 credits)


  • Development of the Tourism and Hospitality Industry (20 credits)


For further information about learning outcomes, learning and assessment procedures for each module of the Level 4 course, kindly click here to download OTHM's detailed course information document. 


Level 5 Modules :


  • Contemporary Issues in Tourism and Hospitality (20 credits)


  • Marketing Management (20 credits)


  • Customer Relations Management (20 credits)


  • Operations Management (20 credits)


  • Finance Management (20 credits)


  • Human Resource Management (20 credits)


For further information about learning outcomes, learning and assessment procedures for each module of the Level 5 course, kindly click here to download OTHM's detailed course information document.

Application Form

Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management L6

Level 6 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The objective of the OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management qualification is to develop learners’ management knowledge and skills within the tourism and hospitality industry. Learners will critically evaluate contemporary knowledge and theories and use these to propose solutions to complex management problems.  Successful completion of the qualification will equip learners with the specialist skills and knowledge they need to plan and manage their work areas, to make effective decisions, and to adapt effectively to the needs of a range of tourism and hospitality organisations.


The OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 480 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification. Materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.


Equivalences


OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 6 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Bachelor’s Degrees with Honours, Bachelor’s Degrees, Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates.


The Diplomas are awarded by OTHM. 


This course is offered by EIE Institute of Education, through Concordia Global International, an OTHM accredited Centre. 

Other Course Information

ELIGIBILITY


To enrol onto the Level 6 course, you must be at least 18 years of age and have a full secondary education, and have attained a Level 5 Diploma or equivalent qualification in Tourism and Hospitality Management.


CAREER PATH


Successful completion of the full Level 6 Diploma in  

Tourism and Hospitality Management and any further level, will give students the right credentials to go on and apply for a job in Tourism, Hospitality and Hotel Management.


ASSESSMENT


The OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management has 6 modules and 6 written assignments at each level. On completion of the modules, students will be given the assignment questions. The assignments are approximately 3000-5000 words each. 


COURSE FEES


Academic Year - Euro 7,500 

 

FUNDING


This course is eligible for funding under the Get Qualified Scheme. Upon Successful completion of the course, students will be able to recover up to 70% of expenses on both the registration and tuition fees paid when starting the course. (Click here for more information)


RECOGNITION 


The Level 6 Diploma in  

Tourism and Hospitality Management is awarded by OTHM and is recognised by NCFHE at MQF Level 6. 

Module Listings

  • Strategic Marketing (20 credits)


  • Tourism Policy and Planning (20 credits)


  • Organisational Behaviour and Performance (20 credits)


  • Technology in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry (20 credits)


  • Tourism and International Development (20 credits)


  • Researching Tourism and Hospitality Management (20 credits)













PROGRESSION ROUTE
Holders of this Diploma are eligible to progress to the following programmes:   

  • OTHM Level 7  Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management (see below)
  • Various Master degree programmes in Hospitality Management offered by reputable International Universities 

Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management L7

Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management

COURSE DESCRIPTION


The objective of the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management qualification is to provide tourism industry professionals with the specialist knowledge needed to advance their careers, or for graduates entering the tourism and hospitality sector to gain the skills needed to manage business operations. The qualification provides learners with a contemporary, critical, and international programme that supports their development as managers with a lifelong-learning orientation. The qualification enables learners to analyse complex management problems and to apply and adapt specialist skills and technical terminology to propose solutions to these problems informed by best practice and contemporary research.


Successful completion of this qualification will enable learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study towards a relevant Master’s programme with advanced standing.


The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

Materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.


Equivalences


OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.



Other Course Information

ELIGIBILITY


To enrol onto the Level 7 course, you must be at least 18 years of age, have attained the Level 6 Diploma or equivalent qualification (such as an honours degree) in Tourism and Hospitality Management.


CAREER PATH


The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual, learners are eligible to progress to Master’s top-up programmes at many universities in the UK and overseas with advanced standing. 


ASSESSMENT


The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management has 6 modules and 6 written assignments at each level. On completion of the modules, students will be given the assignment questions. The assignments are approximately 3000-5000 words each. 


COURSE FEES


Academic Year - Euro 7,500  


FUNDING


This course is eligible for funding under the Get Qualified Scheme. Upon Successful completion of the course, students will be able to recover up to 70% of expenses on both the registration and tuition fees paid when starting the course. (Click here for more information)


RECOGNITION 


The Level 7 Diploma in  

Tourism and Hospitality Management is awarded by OTHM and is recognised by NCFHE at MQF Level 7.

Module Listings

  • Strategic Management and Marketing (20 credits)
  • Destination Management (20 credits)
  • International Tourism Policy and Development (20 credits)


  • E-Tourism and Social Media (20 credits)
  • Advanced Research Methods (20 credits)
  • Organisational Behaviour in International Contexts (20 credits)


For further information about learning outcomes, learning and assessment procedures for each module of the Level 7 course, kindly click here to download OTHM's detailed course information document.


PROGRESSION ROUTE


Holders of this Diploma are eligible to progress to the following programmes:  

 

  • MSc (Top-up) International Tourism and Hospitality Management at London South Bank University


  • MSc (Top-up) Tourism and Hospitality at University of Sunderland


and more......



The Diplomas are awarded by OTHM. 


This course is offered by EIE Institute of Education, through Concordia Global International, an OTHM accredited Centre.

application form