Diploma

Diploma in Hospitality Management (Tourism)


Programme Overview:

The tourism industry in Malaysia is one of the fastest growing industries with significant contributions to the national economy. As the sector grows, there will be a greater emphasis and commitment to expand and improve tourism products and services. This programme will involve students in context of travel-related business, such as marketing, foreign languages and convention and meeting management. Special emphasis is placed on the development of interpersonal, communication and critical thinking skills. Graduates would have developed a mature understanding of their field through lecture, class discussion, case studies, field trip as well as industrial attachment.

Duration and Offered In:

2 Years - KL N/811/4/0150 | PK N/811/4/0154

Career Prospects:
  • Tourism Industry, e.g. Work in Travel Agencies, Tourist Attractions, Resorts and Hotels
  • Administrators, Planners or Executives, Tour Leaders in the Industry
  • Research and Development, Tourism Marketing, Eco-tourism, Tourist Attraction, Conferences, Exhibition Centres and Travel Agencies
Academic Progression

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of Bachelor of Tourism Management(Honours).

Programme Outline:
  • Economics for Hospitality Industry
  • Introduction to Hospitality Industry
  • Introduction to Travel Industry
  • Marketing for Hospitality Management
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Hospitality Accounting
  • Introduction to Transportation Services
  • Principles of Tourism
  • Geography of Travel & Tourism Industry
  • Principles of Ticketing, Fares & International Travel
  • Basic Management Principles
  • Travel Agency and Tour Operations
  • Tourism Planning
  • Hospitality Law
  • Principles of Service Marketing & Management
  • Convention & Meeting Management
  • The Management of International Tourism
  • Industrial Attachment
  • Development and Management of Visitor Attractions
  • Tourism in South East Asia

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

  • English Language, Social & Work Etiquette, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, French Language I / Japanese Language I / Korean Language I, English for Communication, French Language II / Japanese Language II / Korean Language II, English for IELTS, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Co-curricular

*Co-Curricular Courses can be taken in any long semester of the study

Contact Us


FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE, ARTS AND HUMANITIES
TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
JALAN GENTING KELANG
SETAPAK
53300 KUALA LUMPUR

TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 / 41450100
Ext no. 3508, 3532
FAX: 603-41423166 / 018 925 1001
EMAIL : fsah@tarc.edu.my

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8.30am - 5.30pm (Monday - Friday)

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