Graduate Diploma of International Hospitality Management
Information valid for students commencing in 2012.
Law, Business and the Creative Arts
Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8) Guidelines for Graduate Diplomas.
Completion of an appropriate undergraduate degree, equivalent to an Australian bachelor degree, from this or another University; or
Additional selection requirements
Completion of the Graduate Certificate of International Hospitality Management from this University; or
Special admission requirements
Other qualifications recognised by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts as equivalent to the above.
Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements
Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System (IELTS). The IELTS score required for admission to this course can be found in Schedule I of the JCU Admissions policy.
Academic Requirements for Course Completion
24 credit points as per course structure
Additional course rules
Additional completion requirements
Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Graduate Diploma Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF level 8).
TO5102:03 Tourism and Hospitality Operations Management
TO5202:03 Economic Decision-Making in the Hospitality Industry
TO5203:03 Hospitality and Gastronomy: Social, Private and Commercial
LB5214:03 Current Business Issues
LB5202:03 Marketing Management
LB5203:03 Sustainable Enterprise
LB5205:03 Human Relations in the Workplace
LB5215:03 Strategy and Leadership
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Not offered in 2013
Expected time to complete
1 year full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
A candidate who has failed the final subject towards the award and who gained 40% or more of the marks for that subject, may be granted a supplementary examination in that subject. However if that subject is required for accreditation, then the criteria specified by that accreditation will apply.
Candidates may apply for advanced standing for previous tertiary study in accordance with the Advanced Standing for Previous Studies and Recognised Prior Learning policy associated procedures.
12 credit points, unless part of an approved articulation process.
Advanced standing will be granted only for studies completed in the 4 years prior to the commencement of this course.
Advanced standing gained for any subject shall be cancelled 8 years after the date of the examination upon which the advanced standing is based if, by then, the candidate has not completed the course of study prescribed for the degree.
Advanced standing will not be granted for work experience or undergraduate studies.
Candidates who are granted advanced standing for the Graduate Certificate of International Hospitality Management will be required to surrender that award prior to taking out the Graduate Diploma.
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not have majors.
Exit with lesser award
Candidates who exit the course prior to completion, and have completed the appropriate subjects, may be eligible to receive the award of Graduate Certificate of International Hospitality Management.
Candidates who complete this course are eligible for entry into the Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management and may be granted advanced standing for all subjects completed under the Graduate Diploma.