Associate Degree of Business in Hotel Management

Melbourne | Perth | Digital Campus

Overview

​Ready to make your mark in the dynamic world of hospitality and tourism? Launch your career with an Associate Degree of Business in Hotel Management from ASM!

Duration Duration 2 Years
Duration Locations Melbourne | Perth | Digital Campus
Duration Units 16 Units
Duration Credits 144 Credit Points

Associate Degree of Business in Hotel Management

Do you want more from your education? ASM is unique in giving you a high level academic study with hotel industry placement and hands-on experience that can transform you from just another name with a degree into a highly employable candidate.

An up-to-date and relevant curriculum will see you take on all the essential core units alongside subjects that focus on key industry-relevant digital concepts, giving you the critical thinking and base knowledge to handle anything that is thrown your way in the workforce.

Whether you’re up for the fast-paced world of functions and events or want to take on the challenge of managing public relations for hotels and resorts, ASM’s Associate Degree of Business in Hotel Management will set you up to excel in the industry.

Course Structure

The balance of core business and hotel management major units will help you make informed strategic decisions throughout your career. You will also have the opportunity to explore your interests and passions through a choice of exciting elective units. The elective units are available face-to-face or online, so you can choose a delivery method that works for you.

Duration:

2 years

Total Units:

16 units

8 core units (72 Credit Points)

5 major units (45 Credit Points)

3 elective units (27 Credit Points)

Course Requirements:

144 credit points

Delivery Modes:                           

Campus:
Perth (Domestic and international students)
Melbourne (Domestic and international students)

Online: Study anywhere, anytime online (Domestic students and offshore international students only)

​Course ID: ​CRS1201470


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Credit for Prior Learning

ASM offers advanced standing to applicants who have completed a relevant qualification at an accredited educational institution. Relevant qualifications may include accredited business management courses. Advanced standing applications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. If an applicant wishes to gain advanced standing, this must be made clear at the time of application.

FEE-HELP

FEE-HELP is a government loan scheme that assists eligible Australian students to pay all or part of their tuition fees. FEE-HELP loans are paid back once you earn over the FEE-HELP threshold. For more information, see our FEE-HELP page.

Fees at ASM cover:

  • Access to all of our award-winning facilities and services
  • All course tuition and assessment
  • Student Handbook & Subject Guides
  • Student ID & Student Concession Card
  • MyASM student account
  • English language support (if required)
  • Remedial support lessons (weekly)
  • Free printing allowance valued at $150pa
  • Wireless network and broadband internet access
  • Full range of Student Support Services.

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​​​2017 Business Hotel Management Fee Schedule - Melbourne and Perth Campuses

​2017 Business Hotel Management Fee Schedule - Digital Campus



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Admission Requirements

Applicants for the ASM degrees are required to meet at least one of the following entry requirements:

a) Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent assessment; or

b) The satisfactory completion of one year accredited full-time study with a AQF accredited award at Certificate IV or above at a provider of tertiary education, with a specified English language assessment; or

c) Satisfactory completion of an approved Tertiary Preparation Program, Tertiary Orientation Program, or a Foundation Year Program offered by an accredited Provider of tertiary education; or

d) Having obtained the age of 21 (Mature Age Entry) and possessing an employment background deemed suitable by the Admissions Manager/ Dean (or nominee), with a specified English language assessment, such as to give the applicant reasonable prospects for completing the course of study; or

e) Have reached a standard of education deemed suitable by the Admissions Manager/Dean (or nominee) as to be the equivalent of completion of Year 12.

In the case of admissions requirements b) and c) above "satisfactory completion" means with at least a "Pass" grade if a graded assessment pathway has been undertaken or "Competency Achieved" if a VET pathway has been undertaken. For more information, download the Student Admissions and Select Policy and Procedure here.

In addition, all international students must be 18 years of age or over at the time that they commence the course for which they have applied.

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Degree Structure

FIRST YEAR UNITS

MGT106

Contemporary Communications for Organisations (Core)

MGT102

Management Principles (Core)

MKT101

Marketing Principles and Practices (Core)

MGT107

Digital Literacy and Social Media (Core)

ACC101

Introductory Accounting (Core)

ITT101

Management Information Systems (Core)

HOT101

Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Management (Major)

HOT102

Food and Beverage Service (Major)

SECOND YEAR UNITS

MGT202

Human Resources Management (Core)

HOT201

Managing Rooms Division Operations (Major)

HOT202

Ownership and Management Structures in the Hospitality Industry (Major)

200

Elective Unit (Elective)

LAW201

Social, Legal and Ethical Issues for Business (Core)

HOT203

Hospitality Asset and Property Management (Major)

200

Elective Unit (Elective)

200 / 300

Elective Unit (Elective)

ELECTIVE UNITS

LAW202

Business Law

LAW204

Taxation Law and Practice

MGT201

Services Management

MGT203

Information Gathering and Analysis

MKT203

Consumer Behaviour

MGT204

Entrepreneurship

HOT304

Sustainable Hospitality Business Practice

MGT304

Innovation Adoption and Implementation

MGT306

Self-Directed Project

MKT302

Digital Marketing

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Admission Requirements

Applicants for the ASM degrees are required to meet at least one of the following entry requirements:

a) Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent assessment; or

b) The satisfactory completion of one year accredited full-time study with a AQF accredited award at Certificate IV or above at a provider of tertiary education, with a specified English language assessment; or

c) Satisfactory completion of an approved Tertiary Preparation Program, Tertiary Orientation Program, or a Foundation Year Program offered by an accredited Provider of tertiary education; or

d) Having obtained the age of 21 (Mature Age Entry) and possessing an employment background deemed suitable by the Admissions Manager/ Dean (or nominee), with a specified English language assessment, such as to give the applicant reasonable prospects for completing the course of study; or

e) Have reached a standard of education deemed suitable by the Admissions Manager/Dean (or nominee) as to be the equivalent of completion of Year 12.

In the case of admissions requirements b) and c) above "satisfactory completion" means with at least a "Pass" grade if a graded assessment pathway has been undertaken or "Competency Achieved" if a VET pathway has been undertaken. For more information, download the Student Admissions and Select Policy and Procedure here.

In addition, all international students must be 18 years of age or over at the time that they commence the course for which they have applied.

English Requirements for International Students

All students must demonstrate competency in the English language.

English proficiency can be demonstrated by providing evidence of meeting the specified level of English proficiency specified for the course.

Acceptable evidence of English proficiency include:

  • Completion of secondary education/undergraduate degree or equivalent via the medium of English; or
  • Successful completion of Year 12 secondary schooling in Australia (minimum of 1 school year to be completed in Australia within the last 2 years); or
  • Successful completion of an Australian qualification recognised as at least AQF Certificate IV (minimum period of study of 1 school year within the last 2 years). In the event that an applicant has undertaken less than the minimum period of study of 1 school year within the last 2 years, a specified English language assessment, such as to assess the applicants suitability to have reasonable prospects for completing the course of study.
  • Successful completion of a Tertiary Studies Foundation Program (minimum period of study of 1 school year); or
  • Successful completion of IELTS – overall test result minimum of 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in any band), or an accepted equivalent English test.

International students who do not meet the specified English proficiency requirements can undertake an ELICOS (English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students) program prior to undertaking the course.

Simplified Student Visa Framework

The Simplified Student Visa Framework (SSVF) can reduce the amount of documentation and time it takes for a visa to be processed and issued. More information about SSVF is available here.

Education Agents

We work with a number of Australian and international education agents who will assist international students to process the course and visa applications. To find an education agent, see our Registered Education Agent page.

The Student Handbook

In addition to the other resources on this page, we strongly recommend all applicants read the Student Handbook containing important information about our school, including the ASM Student Charter, Code of Conduct, ASM Values and a complete A to Z listing of very useful information that will assist you throughout your studies. The Student Handbook is available for download here.

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Steffany Price

Steffany Price

Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management

“I chose ASM because I knew my education would be better nurtured with smaller classes and one-on-one time with lecturers. You get a more personal experience, the facilities are great and there are so many opportunities to further develop your knowledge and skills. Attending ASM was a totally different experience to going to a larger university as you get to know everyone and feel at home here.”

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