Cape Peninsula University of Technology Tourism Management
Course Information and Fees
ND: (National Diploma)
Cape Peninsula University of Technology Tourism Management, The tourism industry regards generalised management and entrepreneurial skills, as well as specialist skills, to be prerequisites for the sustained growth of the industry. The course provides management-oriented education, emphasising entrepreneurship and incorporating the required practical skills and experience.Students are trained as technicians, technologists, managers, entrepreneurs and academics.
A career in tourism allows for great diversity as well as specialisation. The South African tourism industry employs almost half a million people, either directly or indirectly. This figure is expected to double and effective management in this sector has become vital.Employment opportunities exist in the following sectors: accommodation and hospitality, distribution channels (e.g. travel agents), transportation, travel planning, management and co-ordination (e.g. regional tourism organisations), and marketing.
For all Certificate and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.
Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.
For all Bachelors, Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.
Cape Peninsula University of Technology Tourism Management, The fees for 2016 reflected below may be subject to change.
Please confirm the final fee amount by contacting the relevant Faculty Office or contact person as listed at the bottom of this page.
Limited number of students allowed per elective.Student enrolling for Tourist Guiding or Event Management must please note that excursions and practical experience can be conducted over weekends and public holidays.