Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100351

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Love travel, people and the thought of a career that can take you all around the world? Whether you are already working in the hotel sector or looking to make a career change, this course will develop your skills and enhance your career prospects in a dynamic, global industry.

Delivered at the Hotel School, our unique partnership with Mulpha Australia, this course covers theory and practices within the industry, finance, management and communication, as well as food, beverage and accommodation operations.

Major areas of study

Students complete all core units. These include:

  • Language and learning in your discipline
  • Quantitative methods with economics
  • Communication in organisations
  • Accounting and finance for business
  • Food and beverage operations
  • Tourism theories and practices
  • Hospitality services management
  • Accommodation operations

Career opportunities

This is a pathway course to the Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management, Bachelor of Business in Tourism and Hospitality Management and the Bachelor of Business in Convention and Event Management. Diploma graduates receive up to eight units of credit towards these Bachelor degrees.

Graduates are also well suited to entry-level supervisory positions in the hotel, leisure, tourism and hospitality sectors.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 27,600 Per Year Read more3,450 per unit
Start date: 05 July 2021
01 November 2021
Duration: 1 year
Study mode: Full time

The Hotel School - Brisbane

Level 13, 127 Creek Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

Qualification equivalent to Australian Year 12 with the required entry grade.

Applicants must have IELTS - 5.5 with no band less than 5.0; CAE - 47; TOEFL PBT - 500 min 4.0 (TWE); TOEFL iBT - 46 with no less than 16 in writing; PTE - 42 with no communicative score less than 36; ISPLR - 3 in all 4 skills.


Southern Cross University
Lismore Campus
Military Road North Coast New South Wales 2480