Murdoch University

Bachelor of Arts - Tourism and Events

Murdoch University
Institution rating
4.2
Duration
3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
July

Why study this course

This major gives students the opportunity to study tourism with a sustainability focus. They will graduate with a deep appreciation of the tourism industry with a special focus on sustainably coordinated events and festivals. Graduates of this major will enter the workforce with knowledge of the wider tourism system, policy issues relating to tourism and events, and an appreciation of the nature of socio/cultural, environmental and economic impacts of tourism and events. At Murdoch University the Tourism and Events major provides students with the opportunity to tailor their own discovery of the national and international phenomena of tourism and events management. Successful graduates are qualified to work in a variety of fields in tourism and event management in local, regional, national and international working environments.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Travel Agent and Tour Guide.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV qualification or higher; OR
  • Completion of at least two units of study at an Australian university; OR
  • Completion of an enabling or preparatory course

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Murdoch

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Murdoch University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Murdoch University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Murdoch University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit Murdoch University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

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Student ratings of Murdoch University courses

Murdoch University
4.2
(242 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
594
4104
336
25
13

Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
85%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
80%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.2
Course content compared to what was expected
4.1
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.3
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.1
Assistance to help you find a job
2.9
Quality of online study portal
4.1
Transparency of course fees
4.2

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Bachelor of Arts - Tourism and Events

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Arts - Tourism and Events

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