The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to progress to Masterâ€™s top-up programmes at many universities in the UK and overseas with advanced standing. For more information visit University Progressions page in this website. For entry onto the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management qualification, learners must possess: An honors degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification. Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme). Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course. English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency. For more information visit English Language Expectations page in this website.
Mandatory units: Strategic Management and Marketing (20 credits), Destination Management (20 credits), International Tourism Policy and Development (20 credits), E-Tourism and Social Media (20 credits), Advanced Research Methods (20 credits), Organisational Behavior in International Contexts (20 credits)
OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Masterâ€™s Degrees, Integrated Masterâ€™s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.
All units within this qualification are internally assessed by the center and externally verified by OTHM. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes. To achieve a â€˜passâ€™ for a unit, learners must provide evidence to demonstrate that they have fulfilled all the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by all assessment criteria. Judgement that the learners have successfully fulfilled the assessment criteria is made by the Assessor. The Assessor should provide an audit trail showing how the judgement of the learnersâ€™ overall achievement has been arrived at.