Bachelor in International Tourism and Leisure

General

Program Description

About

  • You are a globetrotter and you love to be ‘on the road’ and discover new things.
  • Your mission? You want to guarantee that others experience the time of their lives on holiday.

Phase 1

Semester 1

  • English for Tourism
  • World Cultures
  • Business Fundamentals
  • Business Intelligence Fundamentals
  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Digital Toolkit
  • Survival Dutch OR Taalcompetent4HO
  • Travel Accommodations
  • Language Elective: choose one or more (French/German/Spanish/Chinese)

Take a look in the programme guide for more details.

Semester 2

  • Tourism Fundamentals
  • Culture & Art Topics
  • International Tourism
  • International Trade
  • Emerging Markets
  • Marketing Principles
  • Asian Business Topics
  • Business Analytics
  • Personal Branding
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Electives: choose from Spanish/German/French/Chinese/Asian Business Topics or International Trade

Phase 2

Semester 1

  • Incoming Tourism
  • Travel Technology
  • Aviation
  • International Project
  • Emerging Markets 2
  • Financial Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Language Elective (French/German/Spanish/Chinese)

Semester 2

  • International Study Exchange

Phase 3

Semester 1

  • Practicum: choose from Aviation & Business, Tour operating & Leisure, Entrepreneurship in Tourism
  • Digital Sales in Tourism
  • African Topics
  • Ethical Managerial Problem-solving
  • Bachelor Project
  • Law in Tourism
  • Research and Reporting
  • Cost Price Calculation & Budgeting
  • Language Elective (French/German/Spanish/Chinese)

Take a look in the programme guide for more details.

Semester 2

  • Internship
  • Bachelor Project

Get to work

With your bachelor’s degree in International Tourism & Leisure, you are desired on the labour market. Or you could start your own project. During your training, you’ll deepen your understanding of tourism and leisure and may well discover the entrepreneur in you.

You’ll work at travel agencies, in the hospitality industry, for tour operators, incoming agents, tourism boards, museums and cultural organisations, event planners, congress centres, meeting and incentive houses, theme parks, airlines, cruise lines, DMC’s, or as a travel consultant, a conference guest relations sales or project manager… within the tourism sector or in other businesses.

Graduates have splendid career opportunities all around the world.

Last updated July 2019

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