Strategic Management challenges concepts of strategy, its scope, purpose and outcomes and provides a practical outline of a number of different approaches to strategic management.
The aim of this module is to explore key accounting and finance practice and the associated decision making tools within organisations. It will cover the nature of accounting and finance tools within a variety of business environments and consider appropriate management techniques to help identify strategic options.
OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT IN HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM
This module seeks to give students a critical understanding of the nature of operations management in service industries, specifically travel, tourism and hospitality. Operations is central to the success of any business and is a key strategic objective in the contemporary competitive environment.
GLOBAL HRM STRATEGIES
This module considers the political, economic and social factors that impact on international human resource management and employee relations. Students will identify the human resource challenges and opportunities that face multinational organisations
MARKETING AND CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MANAGEMENT
This exciting and dynamic module has been designed to build not only your academic skills in the subject area, but also the practical skills which employers in the hospitality and tourism industries are seeking. Throughout this module, you will examine the relationship between marketing and customer experience management
This module considers and critically evaluates the major challenges facing tourism development in the modern world. Furthermore, it addresses prospective solutions which have been developed to help the tourism industry achieve the goal of overall sustainability.
EVENTS AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT
On completion of this module you will be able to apply a variety of theoretical concepts and frameworks on which the project management knowledge systems is based and apply effective methodologies, tools and techniques applicable to initiate, plan, implement and evaluate event projects.
RESEARCH METHODS FOR THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
The Research Methods for the Creative Industries module exposes students to a different range of research philosophies, techniques and methodologies. The aim is to ensure that all students have a thorough understanding of the requirements to complete an original postgraduate level research project.
DISSERTATION FOR CONTEMPORARY HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
The dissertation provides an opportunity for you to develop your research interests by focusing on a topic that is related to the hospitality and tourism industries.