Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism

Auckland University of Technology
1 hour
Diploma / certificate
On campus
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About this program

Get a taste of the skills and knowledge for further study in hospitality, tourism and events through the Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism.

You develop key study skills, and an understanding of the main areas within hospitality, tourism and events. It also gives you a taste of university life.

When you've completed this hospitality and tourism certificate you can staircase into the Bachelor of International Hospitality Management, Bachelor of International Tourism Management or Bachelor of Arts.

This is a broad-based, flexible qualification. You develop capabilities and skills for academic study including English and communication skills, as well as numeracy and information literacy, within a hospitality, events and tourism environment.

Complete the following papers

  • FINA401 Financial Operations for Hospitality and Tourism
  • HOSP401 Introduction to Hospitality, Tourism and Events
  • HOSP402 Introduction to Customer Service Management
  • LSKL402 Tertiary English and Academic Literacies
  • LSKL403 Tertiary English and Critical Thinking
  • SOSC480 Living in Aotearoa New Zealand
  • TIKA501 Noho Marae Wānanga A
  • TIKA502 Noho Marae Wānanga B

And choose one paper from

  • EVNT401 Introduction to Event Management
  • HOSP403 Hospitality: An Applied Perspective
  • TOUR401 Exploring Tourism

Admission requirements

For more information about this program, please contact the school directly.

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Why study at Auckland University of Technology

  • Top 1% of universities worldwide
  • #1 in New Zealand for global research impact
  • #1 in New Zealand for international outlook

Creating world-ready graduates

AUT’s mission is to create great graduates, and each member of our staff contributes to this. We offer exceptional learning experiences that prepare students to be successful wherever in the world their career may take them.

World-class teaching and learning

We’re proud to be one of the world’s best modern universities – Times Higher Education has ranked us as the top millennial university in Australasia and number 14 in the world. We have an overall five-star rating from university rankings organisation QS, in addition to five star ratings for Teaching, Employability, Research, Internationalisation, Facilities, Innovation and Inclusiveness.

A global outlook

We are consistently ranked first in New Zealand for international outlook by world rankings organisations QS and Times Higher Education. We have more than 5,000 industry partners around the world, and have collaborated on research projects with 140 different countries. Our students are from 140 different countries, and half of our academic staff were born overseas, and they often share their international experience and connections with their students.

An innovative teaching and learning space

AUT’s three modern campuses have several award-winning buildings which were created using sustainable principles and feature inviting, collaborative and functional learning areas, auditoriums and research spaces. This includes the state-of-the-art Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences building, which has unique design features that mean it can be used as a teaching tool and ‘living lab’ where students can get hands-on experience.

World-leading staff

Our academic staff are research-active and at the forefront of their disciplines. Many of them are internationally known as experts in their fields, and organisations around the world draw on their expertise for key projects.

Innovative and relevant research

AUT is ranked first in New Zealand for global research impact (the number of times our research is cited by academics globally) by Times Higher Education and the US News Global Universities Rankings.

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Auckland University of Technology

55 Wellesley Street East
1010 Auckland
New Zealand

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