Master of Science (Tourism Management)

Ghazali Shafie Graduate School of Government
College of Law, Government & International Studies
Universiti Utara Malaysia,
06010 UUM Sintok,
Kedah Darul Aman, MALAYSIA.

Tel: +604-928 7751
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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Master in Tourism Management offered in two (2) structures: coursework, mixed mode (coursework and dissertation)

(A) COURSEWORK

Master in Tourism Management is offered by coursework. Students have to fulfil at least 41 credit hours which comprise the following courses:

CORE COURSES (32 CREDIT HOURS)

  • GMUL5063 Ethics Law and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • GHHZ5064 Tourism and Hospitality Research Methodology
  • GHHZ5013 Sustainable Tourism Business
  • GHHZ5023 Destination Marketing Management
  • GHZZ5043 Leadership and Entrepeneurship in Tourism
  • GHHZ5054 Tourism Policy, Planning and Development Analysis
  • GHPP5063 Heritage Tourism Management
  • GHHZ5073 Seminar in Emerging Issues in Tourism
  • GHHZ5123 Community-Based Tourism
  • GHZT5133 Information Technology in Tourism

ELECTIVE COURSES (3 CREDIT HOURS)

Choose any on (1) course from the list below:

  • GHHZ5113 Managing Natural Resources in Tourism
  • GHHZ5213 Event Management in Sport and Recreation
  • GHHZ5223 Festivals and Special Event Management
  • GHHZ5133 Health and Wellness Tourism Management
  • GHZZ5033 Corporate Event Management

RESEARCH PAPER (6 CREDIT HOURS)

  • GHHZ6996 Project Paper