- Price: AU$12 480
- Level: Advanced Diploma
- Category: Tourism and hospitality
- Awarded by: Central Queensland University
With tourism as one of the world’s largest industries, the Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Tourism Management will equip you with an understanding of global sustainable tourism principles and their management.
This course will introduce you to the concepts of the triple bottom line approach, which recognises the need for tourism services and products to be environmentally, economically and socio-culturally sustainable.
You will develop a greater awareness of the negative impacts of unplanned growth and its linked stresses. You will learn how to manage tourism in natural and protected areas and how to apply sustainability concepts. You will also learn how to apply the core elements of sustainability to the development and ongoing management of tourism businesses and destinations.
You may also wish to extend your sustainable tourism study by continuing with the Master of Sustainable Tourism Management.
Graduates of this course will increase their opportunities of being employed in middle or top management positions within the tourism industry, government agencies, non-profit organisations and other organisations with a focus on sustainability.
Students may also wish to extend their tourism study by continuing with the Master of Sustainable Tourism Management.
Entry Requirement: Bachelor's degree
Course Duration: 6 months