3 years

Starting Date

February, August

Tuition Fee

$AUD 29,000 per year


Canberra, Australia

CRICOS Code: 095940C

Admission Requirements

TAFE NSW Northern Sydney, St Leonard’s: This course is taught from the 2nd year. To commence, all students must be eligible for at least 1 year (24 credit points) of advanced standing.

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:

  • Year 12 ATAR
  • other Australian Qualification
  • work experience
  • overseas qualification

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS Band: 6

The program

You’ll graduate with solid teamwork and critical thinking skills, exploring events in both tourism and non-tourism contexts, such as sports, festivals, conventions, meetings and community activities.

Your employability will be enhanced thanks to the many practical Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunities you’ll undertake within the industry as part of your degree.

Study a Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management at University of Canberra and you will:

  • apply a conceptual understanding and a practical orientation in events and tourism management
  • critique and apply the management skills necessary to function effectively, strategically and ethically in management and entrepreneurial roles in event and tourism management
  • apply critical and creative thinking to address current issues in event and tourism contexts
  • critically evaluate and apply sustainability principles to problems in event and tourism contexts
  • work and communicate effectively with others to achieve common outcomes.

Courses Included

  • Business Decision Making
  • Professional Orientation (Business)
  • Business Research Methods
  • Destination Management and the Visitor Economy
  • Professional Evidence (Event and Tourism Management)
  • Destination Management and the Visitor Economy

Career Opportunities

  • Event manager
  • Conference centre manager
  • Tourism information officer
  • Restaurant manager
  • Public relations officer
  • Marketing manager
  • Festival program manager
  • Sponsorship and events coordinator
  • Wedding planner

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