The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management equips professionals with specialist knowledge for career advancement and provides graduates with the skills to manage business operations. It enables learners to analyse complex problems, apply and adapt specialist skills, and propose solutions informed by best practice and contemporary research.
To enroll in the Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management, learners need an honours degree or equivalent, or have management experience. They must be at least 21 years old at the start of the course. Non-native English speakers must provide proof of English proficiency.
The Stars College Level 7 diplomas, recognized on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), are equivalent to master's degrees. They are shorter, requiring 120 credits, and learners must complete a 60-credit dissertation at a university to earn a full master's degree or MBA.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management is composed of six mandatory units. The completed qualification equates to 120 credits, with a Total Qualification Time (TQT) of 1200 hours and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH).
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management includes six key units: Strategic Management and Marketing, Destination Management, International Tourism Policy and Development, Digital Tourism and Hospitality, Organisational Behaviour in International Contexts, and Advanced Research Methods. Each unit is worth 20 credits and provides a comprehensive understanding of tourism and hospitality management.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management is designed for a one-year full-time study, but it also accommodates part-time and distance learning. The course is delivered through various methods including face-to-face lectures, tutorials, seminars, as well as distance and online learning, all facilitated by approved centres.
The Stars College qualification units are internally evaluated and externally verified, based on achieving all learning outcomes. To pass, learners must meet all outcomes and assessment criteria, with the Assessor making the final judgement. The Assessor also provides an audit trail of learners' overall achievement.
The Stars College Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management aids learners in advancing their employment or further studies. Being Ofqual-regulated, it allows learners to progress to a Master's top-up programmes at numerous universities in the UK and abroad with advanced standing.
To succeed in our qualifications, learners must demonstrate English proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5. Non-native speakers who haven't completed their last two years of schooling in English must prove their proficiency at CEFR level B2 or PTE Academic 51.