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    Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage [A5T]
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    Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage [A5T]

    University of Tasmania

    University of Tasmania

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    Australia, Hobart

    University RankQS Ranking
    310

    Key Facts

    Program Level

    Graduate Certificate

    Study Type

    Full Time

    Delivery

    Online

    Course Code

    100554

    Campuses

    Distance Hobart

    Program Language

    English

    Start & Deadlines

    Next Intake Deadlines24-Jun-2024
    Apply to this program

    Go to the official application for the university

    Duration 0.5 year(s)
    Tuition Fee
    AUD 18,125  / total
    Next Intake 24-Jun-2024

    Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage [A5T]

    About

    Graduate Certificate in Tourism Environments and Cultural Heritage HECS Scholarship: Choose to study the Graduate Certificate in Tourism Environment and Cultural Heritage with us in 2022, and you can complete all four units with a 60% discount on tuition fees.* Contact our friendly team on 1300 363 864 to find out more.
    The tourism industry is in the middle of its largest disruption in recent memory. Successful operators need to go beyond knowing their subject matter and gain broader skills and knowledge across all aspects of the modern industry to thrive.

    The Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage will prepare you to work in a fast changing and competitive industry. Offered fully online, your studies will introduce you to contemporary issues in tourism, including an understanding of opportunities, complexity and sensitivities that arise when culture, environmental values and creativity intersect with business development.

    You'll learn through authentic experiences including guest speakers, and critical reflections on their own tourist experiences. This course is informed by an Industry Board of major organisations including Qantas, Tourism Tasmania, the Port Arthur Historic Management Authority, Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service, Brand Tasmania, and Mona. During a period of such rapid change, the input from the board ensures that your educational experience is aligned with the movements and trends of the industry.

    HECS Scholarship

    *If you choose to study the Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage in Semester 1 2022 and meet the eligibility criteria for a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), you will receive a 60% HECS fee discount.  This discount is valid until December 2023.

    Delivery of professional competencies

    Ideas-led design exploration facilitated by core units linking research agendas to design propositions. Students are empowered to develop original projects working with ideas and inspirations drawn from cutting-edge areas of enquiry, including digital fabrication, heritage and preservation, regional urbanism, Asian modernity, art-architecture intersections, and therapeutic environments.
    An established national research profile in timber products and construction applications also offers specialised expertise in an area of cutting-edge innovation in sustainable resources and industry.

    Range of scale and topic in design studios

    Within the imperatives of sustainable design, the program injects critical inquiries into the relations between the domains of the human and the non-human, such as buildings for animals, bio-fabrication with organic materials, and intersections between architecture and agriculture.
    The location of the Master of Architecture program within the School of Technology, Environments and Design presents exciting interdisciplinary opportunities with the disciplines of geography and information technology.

    Local sensitivity; international perspective

    A long-standing emphasis on exploring the distinctive Tasmanian ‘sense of place', enriched through an emerging set of global linkages and projects centred on the Asia-Pacific hemisphere. Current and emerging educational experiences include with partners in Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, and Japan.

    Architecture begets architects! The program is housed within the robust and redolent spaces of the Architecture and Design building, an award-winning adaptive reuse conversion of a 1951 diesel locomotive workshop, located in the Inveresk cultural precinct at the heart of the Northern Transformation project, Launceston's ambitious plan for knowledge-led regional regeneration

    Requirements

    Entry Requirements

    Admission to most postgraduate coursework courses at the University of Tasmania require qualifications equivalent to an Australian bachelor degree. Applicants must achieve the required grade in their qualifying studies, meet any prerequisite subjects and the English language requirements to be eligible for an offer.

    English Language Requirements

    For students who do not meet the English Language Requirement through citizenship or prior studies in English in an approved country, evidence of an approved English language test completed within the last 2 years must be provided. See the English Language Requirements page for more information.

    Course Specific Requirements

    Admission to the Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage requires either:

    • a Bachelor's degree, or Australian Advanced Diploma or above, or approved equivalent.
    • or at least 2 years' tourism industry experience.

    English Program Requirements

    • All methods of meeting University of Tasmania English language requirements have a validity period of 2 years unless involving a country specific qualification as listed below.
    • Each course offered by the University of Tasmania has a minimum English language requirement for entry as listed below. Applicants must also meet the academic entry requirements for each course.
    • Applicants who qualify from a University of Tasmania program, and intend to gain professional registration to become a practitioner in Australia, may need to meet the relevant Professional Accrediting Agency's English language registration standard.
    • In exceptional circumstances or cases not covered by the categories outlined below, multiple forms of evidence may be considered on a case by case basis by the Executive Director, Student Operations in consultation with the Director, Academic Quality and Standards.
    • The University reserves the right to require that any applicant be required to undergo a test of English language.

    Career

    The Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage is an excellent opportunity to upskill with the tools to work in a fast changing and competitive industry.

    Your studies will explore contemporary tourism and cultural heritage theory, entrepreneurial concepts, and marketing tools to work in a competitive industry with evolving market conditions. After completing this course, you will have a greater understanding of the opportunities, complexity and sensitivities that arise when cultural, environmental values and creativity intersect with business development.

    This is an excellent opportunity to connect with the tourism sector as demand for these skills is growing year on year:

    • Policy and Planning Managers 7.7% projected growth by 2024.*
    • Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers 9.0% employment growth by 2024.*
    • Travel Attendants 8.7% growth by 2024.*

    In addition to developing job-ready skills, you'll also have the option to pursue to further study in the Graduate Diploma of Tourism Environmental and Cultural Heritage or Master of Tourism Environmental and Cultural Heritage.

    * ABS Labour Force Survey, National Skills Commission trend data to May 2019 and projections to 2024

    Fee Information

    International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

    Tuition Fee

    AUD 18,125 

    How to Apply

    STEP 1: Choose and research your course

    STEP 2: Prepare your documents

    STEP 3: Lodge your application

    STEP 4: Accept your offer

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    Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Environmental and Cultural Heritage [A5T]

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