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Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management - 279JB

Course Code: 279JB
Course Version: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline(s): Canberra Business School
English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0


The event and tourism industries are fast growing and require a skilled and experienced workforce to help drive forward their growth and sustainability. This course explores the nexus between the events and tourism industries and is underpinned with a foundation in business studies that will develop knowledge and skills relevant for those students seeking a career in the event and tourism industries. Events considered, both in tourism and non-tourism contexts, may include sports, festivals, conventions, meetings, and community activities. Key elements of the course are the development of teamwork skills and the pursuit of workplace experiences to enhance the employability of students, upon their graduation, who are seeking careers in the diverse and evolving event and tourism industries.


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Admission Requirements

Normal UC requirements for admission to an undergraduate course. This course is currently accepting admissions only from students who have completed a relevant two-year Associate Degree or Higher Diploma from Lingnan University (Hong Kong) or an equivalent qualification.

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Information on admission closing dates can be found here.

Course Requirements

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Award(s) Official Abbreviation
Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management B Event&TrsmMgt

Typical Study Pattern

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Unit Delivery Modes

Delivery modes for units in this degree are yet to be confirmed. Please contact us for more details.

Course Learning Outcomes

Course Objectives Graduate Qualities
Graduates of the Bachelor of Events and Tourism Management degree will demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills through innovation and initiative, particularly as these relate to problem solving and decision making. They will develop and adapt solutions to a diverse range of issues and contexts by taking responsibility for their own learning, both independently and within a team environment. Analysis and inquiry
Professionalism and social responsibility
Working independently and with others
Problem solving
An in depth knowledge of historic and contemporary principles and concepts in events and tourism management with specific attention to business-related fields and disciplines such as human resource management, accounting and information systems As above
A demonstrated understanding of the events and tourism industry including its structure, standards, codes of practice and corporate governance. As above
The ability to critically analyse event and tourism management principles and concepts in order to develop solutions to problems in contemporary professional practice. As above
Communication skills to enhance the working environment and to present clear and coherent information in a range of formats for business and academe. As above
Technical skills to facilitate research and analysis of business and tourism data. As above

Course Duration

Standard six semesters full-time or equivalent. Maximum twenty semesters. Note: Initially students entering the program will have successfully completed a relevant two-year Associate Degree or Higher Diploma at Lingnan University, Hong Kong. These students will receive credit for one year in this course (24cp).


High performing students may be eligible to enrol in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) course delivered on-campus in Canberra.


  • 2019->UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong-Internal
  • Past Offerings
    • 2014->UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong-Internal
    • 2015->UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong-Internal
    • 2016->UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong-Internal
    • 2017->UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong-Internal
    • 2018->UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong-Internal

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