Hospitality

Associate Degree in Hospitality Management

Cricos Code: 094178G

What is an Associate Degree of Business (Hospitality Management)?

This university qualification will provide you with the knowledge, attributes, skills, and experience for a fulfilling and exciting career in the hospitality industry. Throughout this 2-year program, you will have the chance to combine the foundational skills of business management, leadership, and marketing fundamentals with hands-on practical skills at William Blue Dining.

This course is provided by William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University Australia. CRICOS 03389E.

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Key Information

Where can I study

Where can I study

Sydney

Start Dates

Next intake is on 16 Sep 19

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week. International students on a student visa are required to study full time. The student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL (equivalent full-time study load) of study per year.

Course Duration

Full-time: 2 years

Part-time: 4 years

Why Study at William Blue?

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

PERSONALISED APPROACH

Small class sizes designed for collaboration to fast-track your development in a supportive environment where you will know your peers and lecturers personally. Your success coach will focus on improving your employability, and their inside information will give you the edge you need to get ahead of the competition.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
  • Hotel Manager
  • Food & Beverage Manager
  • Accommodation Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Revenue Manager
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SET FOR SUCCESS
We focus on giving you the skills and the knowledge to ensure your long-term success in your career or entrepreneurial venture. Our academics are highly qualified and include practising industry leaders, while our Success Coaches are available for industry coaching and strength capability. We will support you in every step of your study with us.

"The opportunities are endless with the College’s strong industry connections."

- Cameron Thorpe, Student of Associate Degree of Business (Hospitality Management)
The practical experience I gained through William Blue has allowed me to progress in my career and feel confident in my abilities. The flexible delivery allows me to work full-time at the Park Hyatt and study part-time.
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Course Overview

William Blue’s Hospitality Management courses introduces you to hospitality concepts, allowing you to discover business and management principles, and provide you with the knowledge, attributes, skills and experience of hospitality operations. As a graduate, you will have the opportunity for an exciting role in many areas of the hospitality industry. If you love people, a hospitality career could be just what you are looking for – this program gives you a taste of what a hospitality career has to offer.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Management of service contexts in a global environment
  • HR management and leadership
  • Marketing fundamentals
  • Business accounting

What you'll study

We partner with industry leaders

Industry placements and internships represent a substantial opportunity for you to further develop what you have learned in the classroom by applying it in a professional workplace. William Blue students undertake industry placements with some of the most prestigious restaurant, hospitality and tourism organisations in Australia and the world.

Adelene Stahnke

"When I cook now I feel really comfortable; it's really natural to me. In the beginning, it didn’t feel natural because I didn’t know that much. A few years after graduation, I feel like I'm in my element now; I trust my instincts and my taste buds."

How you'll study

Learn from real industry professionals and build real industry networks with our success coach and industry placement program.

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.

HOW CAN I PAY?

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)

FEE HELP

If you are an eligible student you may choose to defer some, or all, of your tuition fees through FEE-HELP. And as we are a university you can also take advantage of no loan fees on FEE-HELP when you study with us.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

Special Entry Requirements Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success.
Approved English tests include:
  • Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5
Special Entry Requirements Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success.
Approved English tests include:
  • Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5

Ready To Apply

Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

We prepare international students with the skills and knowledge to be employment-ready, communicate and collaborate with diverse cultures and graduate with a perspective to gain global learning experiences. Learn more

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