Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management

Programme overview:

First Intake for 2024 is still accepting late applications until 26th of February.
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Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management next start date Next start date: 12 February 2024
13 May 2024
22 July 2024
30 September 2024
Next New Students Orientation Date:
12 February 2024
Returning Students Start Date:
5 February 2024
Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management study mode Study Mode:
Campus Full Time
Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management study mode Campuses:
Cape Town - Mowbray
Cape Town - Tyger Valley
Durban (Umhlanga)
Midrand
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Nelson Mandela Bay

Remote and distant students join a campus where the programme is offered
Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management duration Duration:
Minimum: 3 years
Maximum: 5 years
Full-time
Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management support Support: Fully supported


Programme details:

NQF Level 7 | Commerce and Law | Degree | Degree: Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management | Saqa Id: 120726

A heros journey starts with one step. Take yours today. Tourism is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world and is increasingly important to the global economy. Our Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management is a unique degree for this sector.

Our Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management is a unique degree for this sector. It provides you with a broad theoretical as well as a comprehensive practical understanding of the core areas of tourism management and a strong foundation in commerce. You will cover subject areas such as Business Management, Economics and Marketing and tourism-specific modules like Tourism Geography, Festivals and Events, Airfares and Ticketing, Destination Marketing and Global Distribution Systems. In addition, you will complete modules such as Business English, Computer Skills and an Introduction to Financial Accounting.


More information:

Entry requirements
• You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelor degree entry or an equivalent foreign secondary qualification on an NSC level with Bachelor degree entry approved by Universities South Africa (USAf).
Or
• If you have an international school-leaving certificate, you need to provide a certificate of exemption issued by Universities South Africa (USAf).
Or
• You should have successfully completed the relevant Eduvos foundation programme. On successful completion of the foundation programme, students are required to apply to Universities South Africa (USAf) for a certificate of exemption in order to be admitted to a degree programme.
Or
• You should have successfully completed a relevant higher certificate qualification. On successful completion of the higher certificate, students are required to apply to Universities South Africa (USAf) for a certificate of exemption in order to be admitted to a degree programme.

And

• You need at least 25 Eduvos points.
Pricing
Price:
From R67 400 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.

Eduvos offers flexible payment options

Programme accreditation
• Accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE). 
• Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
Possible career options
See the world every day.

The career choices for you, as a Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management graduate, are varied and include:

• Eco-tourism planning and management
• Event management 
• Strategic tourism and management
• Tour and travel operations
This qualification is offered at the following campuses


Cape Town - Mowbray, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Durban (Umhlanga), Midrand, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay

Cape Town - Claremont, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Midrand, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay


International students


International students are welcome to apply for this programme.

For international student requirements please kindly check International Students Admissions


Calling all students from Angola, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominica, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.


Qualification structure
This is an outline of the modules for this qualification per level.

Data for intake starting: 12 February 2024

    Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management - Year 1
    Admission Fee (ADMINF-B00) - Admission Fee
    Business Management 1A (COBMA1-B11) - Core
    Mathematics for Commerce (COMMA1-B22) - Core
    Business Management 1B (COBMB1-B33) - Core
    Tourism Geography (COTGA1-B33) - Core
    Marketing 1 (COMKA1-B44) - Core
    Introduction to Financial Accounting (COIAA1-B44) - Fundamental
    Quantitative Techniques (COQTA1-B44) - Fundamental
    Economics 1B (COECB1-B33) - Fundamental
    Computer Skills (ITSKA1-B11) - Fundamental
    Economics 1A (COECA1-B11) - Fundamental
    Introduction to Tourism, Travel and Hospitality (COITA1-B22) - Fundamental
    Business English (HUBEA1-B11) - Fundamental


    Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management - Year 2
    Admission Fee (ADMINF-B00) - Admission Fee
    Business Management 2A (COBMA2-B11) - Core
    Marketing 2A (COMKA2-B11) - Core
    Transport and Distribution in Tourism (COTDA2-B22) - Core
    Tourism: Festivals and Events (COTEA2-B22) - Core
    Business Management 2B (COBMB2-B33) - Core
    Research Methodology (CORMA2-B33) - Core
    Tourism Crisis Management (COCMA2-B44) - Core
    Tourism Environmental planning (COTPA2-B44) - Core
    Law of Tourism (COLTA2-B22) - Fundamental
    Human Resource Management 2A (COHRA2-B11) - Fundamental


    Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism Management - Year 3
    Admission Fee (ADMINF-B00) - Admission Fee
    Marketing of Services (COMSA3-B22) - Core
    Business Management 3A (COBMA3-B11) - Core
    Business Management 3B (COBMB3-B33) - Core
    Destination Marketing (CODMA3-B33) - Core
    Airfares and Ticketing (Certificate in Domestic Fairs and Ticketing) (COATA3-EXT) - External Certification
    Global Distribution Systems (Certified Galileo Reservations Course) (COGDA3-EXT) - External Certification
    Research Final Project (CORFA3-B44) - Fundamental
    Business Ethics (COBEA3-B44) - Fundamental
    Hospitality in Tourism (COTHA3-B11) - Fundamental
    Research Design (CORDA3-B22) - Fundamental
    Special Interest Tourism (COSIA3-B22) - Fundamental
    Research Data Collection and Analysis (CORCA3-B33) - Fundamental
    Work Integrated Learning (Commerce) (COISA3-B14) - Fundamental
    Research Literature Review (CORLA3-B11) - Fundamental