Business in Tourism with Event Management

Institute of Technology Sligo

 

Course Name Business in Tourism with Event Management
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code SG135
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters BBus
Duration 3 years.
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Ordinary Degree/level 7

Five grade O6/H7. Leaving Certificate subjects must include Mathematics* and English or Irish.

* Some courses do not require Mathematics as an entry requirement, while others have certain exemptions or honours requiremen...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP
LCVP modules can be counted as one of the passes required when considering LCE entry requirements for IT Sligo courses. CAO points are awarded as follows:

Level Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Scoring System for Eligible Applicants who hold QQI FET/FETAC Awards
A full QQI FET/FETAC Level 5 or 6 major award will have a minimum credit value of 120. Component awards, or achievement of less than 120 credits, do not constitute a full award.
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Mature Applicants

Expand+IT Sligo welcomes applications from mature students. Up to 20% of places on courses in the Institute are reserved for mature applicants. We recognise the valuable life and work experience that they bring to the courses they undertake.

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Alternative Entry

Expand+The Minimum Entry Requirements For Applicants From Northern Ireland (gce As, A2, Avce, Double Award, Btec) Are:
Applicants must have a recognised award at Level 3 on the UK framework of qualifications. GCE AS and A Level, NVQ Level 3, Advanced Diplo...

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Number of Places 50
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Financial Support

Expand+A Student Contribution (registration) fee of €3,000 (2019/20) is payable by all students who do not qualify for a grant or scholarship. SUSI, Student Universal Support Ireland, provides financial support to eligible students. There are two elements...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content Programme Description:
This programme is focused on student learning outside of the classroom, with weekly field trips to tourist destinations and modules which include adventure tourism, cultural tourism and ecology. The programme includes a four-month work placement while students also have the option to study abroad in a partner institution for one semester/one year, and may also choose to study Spanish, French or German at beginners or advanced level.
Subjects Taught

Expand+Course Structure:
Year One: Students focus on a number of tourism-related modules, including adventure tourism, tourism concepts and cultural tourism, together with business modules which include management, business technology and introduction to ...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities:
Graduates work in destination management, exhibition and conference operations, in outdoor centres and festivals, hotels, resorts, cruise ships, airlines, tour operators and heritage products.

Further Study Opportunities:
Graduates may progress to the add-on BBS (Hons) Degree in Tourism with Event Management.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: +353 (0)71 915 5379
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 187
2018 153