What will I learn?
The Master of Management is designed in consultation with our network of industry and professional partners. It is informed by world-class research in management, marketing and business, combining up-to-date theory and the practical application of management models and methods.
Develop the specialist skills to succeed in the vibrant tourism and event management industry. We have been awarded the South Australian Tourism Award for Education and Training, and admitted to the SA Tourism Hall of Fame. As a graduate, you can rest assured that yours is a globally competitive degree that is respected internationally for its quality and relevance to industry. You will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and experience to succeed in your future career—no matter where in the world you choose to work.
In this degree you will learn contemporary management skills and study areas such as project management and the principles and practice of tourism. You will gain the confidence to manage organisations and achieve business objectives in an efficient and effective manner.
You will be immersed in real-world challenges and have access to industry placements, overseas study tours and elective courses to suit your personal and professional development needs. During your studies you will develop an advanced understanding of business and management and graduate with the capabilities to be a successful leader and decision-maker in any business setting.
Graduates of this degree are equipped to be leaders and decision-makers; they have gone on to senior roles in festival and event management, hospitality and accommodation.
What you'll learn
The Master of Management (Tourism and Event Management) comprises 12 courses. You will complete four Business School core courses and five Tourism and Event Management specialisation courses. Through these you will develop skills and expertise in areas that include:
business analytics and the data-driven organisation
the principles and practices of tourism
tourism impacts and sustainability
people, leadership and performance
You will also complete three postgraduate electives - two from your specialisation and one from the Business School. They will enable you to develop skills from selected key disciplines essential for management in business.
Which department am I in? UniSA Business School
Students must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree, to the required standard, from a recognized higher institution in Australian or the international equivalent and/or the equivalent professional work experience. English language requirements: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic: Overall 6.5 (with 6.0 in Reading and Writing) obtained within the last two years, or a corresponding result via one of the alternative English language tests recognized by the University.
Applicants are required to have one of the following:
A completed bachelor degree in a business discipline* from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent; or
A completed graduate certificate in a business discipline* from a recognised higher education institution.
* Normally applicants who have completed a degree with a grade point average of 4 or better will be eligible for entry.
English Language Requirements:
IELTS score of 6.5 (with 6.0 in Reading and Writing); TOEFL iBT score of 79 with Reading and Writing not less than 18; TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) score of 577 with TWE of 4.5; Cambridge CAE/CPE score of 177; Pearson's test of English (Academic) (PTE) score of 58 with Reading and Writing communicative scores not less than 50; CELUSA score of AE5.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Australian Pacific College
A$32,700.00 (US$ 25,578) per year
26 February 2018, 11 June 2018
University of South Australia City West Campus, 217-243 Hindley Street, ADELAIDE, South Australia, 5000, ADELAIDE, Australia