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This major focuses on tourism operations, destination marketing, and policy-related issues.

You'll learn about sustainability, ecotourism, visitor behaviour, and the physical, social and economic effects of tourism.

Courses also look at current and future trends, including niche tourism markets, and use case studies of real destinations and tourism businesses.

Graduates either market and manage tourist destinations, develop tourism policy, design sustainable tourism products or create innovative tourism experiences.

Highlights

23 in the world for hospitality and leisure management

QS World University Rankings 2020

1 in Queensland for business and management studies

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Cruise director
  • Resort manager
  • Guest relations officer
  • Group accommodation operations manager
  • Community liaison and education coordinator
  • Tourism and events manager
  • Travel agent
  • Tour operator
  • Tourism product development manager
  • Client services manager

Graduate salary

Business and management (undergraduate)

$55K–$57K

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How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Work placements
  • Overseas study
  • Research experience
  • Fieldwork
  • Seminars
  • Workshops

What you'll study

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