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Foundation Year Programs in Tourism and Hospitality

A foundation year provides prospective college students with the chance to prepare for coursework by obtaining valuable experience in the classroom. This provides an excellent way to explore programs and decide if they want to pursue them. These studies may lead to accreditation upon completion. What is a foundation year in tourism and hospitality? This preparatory program can teach students about… Read more

A foundation year provides prospective college students with the chance to prepare for coursework by obtaining valuable experience in the classroom. This provides an excellent way to explore programs and decide if they want to pursue them. These studies may lead to accreditation upon completion.

What is a foundation year in tourism and hospitality? This preparatory program can teach students about the business and specialty aspects of hospitality and tourism and prepare them to enter a bachelor’s degree program. Some courses are more vocational in nature and will result in a diploma or other certification that equips students with the skills and experience to enter the job market. Programs that focus on work experience can take up to two years to complete.

A foundation year in tourism and hospitality can prepare students for further coursework in the field, or it can give them the skills to begin a career almost anywhere in the world.

The cost of a foundation year in tourism and hospitality can vary from one institution to the next. There are different options available and students enroll with different goals. Interested students should research several programs and choose one that best fits their needs and budget.

Students who complete a foundation year in tourism and hospitality will usually have met all the prerequisites to enter an undergraduate degree program or seek employment as industry specialists. Those who complete coursework may be able to work in several areas of the tourism and hospitality industries, including various managerial roles. Graduates around the globe can generally look forward to good employment prospects, as there is a need for people with experience in this industry.

A foundation year in tourism and hospitality can help students pursue a satisfying career. If you’re interested in learning more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Suzhou Centennial College
Suzhou, China

This Hospitality Foundations program has been specially designed as a pathway to enable international students to enter the School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts an ... +

This Hospitality Foundations program has been specially designed as a pathway to enable international students to enter the School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts and then transition into one of our diploma programs. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Ecole Supérieure Internationale de Savignac
Savignac, France

Ecole de Savignac offers a 2-year course that allows you to acquire all the necessary skills for the hospitality industry thanks to a partnership between two renowned European ... +

Ecole de Savignac offers a 2-year course that allows you to acquire all the necessary skills for the hospitality industry thanks to a partnership between two renowned European schools: Ecole de Savignac and Stratford-upon-Avon College. The Foundation Degree awarded by Edexcel will allow you to build your career in a very exciting and constantly developing industry. While you are in the UK, and as part of this programme, you must complete 1000 hours of salaried employment as well as your coursework. -
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Part-time
2 years
Campus
 
Vantage Travel International
Auckland, New Zealand

Developed for international students, AFY isa programme of academic subjects, study skillsand English language training designed to provide you with a direct path to a success ... +

Developed for international students, AFY isa programme of academic subjects, study skillsand English language training designed to provide you with a direct path to a successful degree study at any NZ university. Completing the Pre-Foundation Programme will allow entry into the AFY Standard Programme. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
22 - 40 weeks
English
Campus
 
South Eastern Regional College
Bangor, United Kingdom +1 More

This programme validated by Ulster University combines knowledge and understanding of Tourism, Hospitality and Events, with the vocational training in these areas. This Founda ... +

This programme validated by Ulster University combines knowledge and understanding of Tourism, Hospitality and Events, with the vocational training in these areas. This Foundation Degree is a recognised Higher Education qualification, allowing students to progress to BSc Hons courses or to obtain employment in the Tourism, Hospitality and/or Events sectors. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Campus
 
City College Brighton & Hove
Brighton, United Kingdom

Our high quality, professionally-focused higher education courses equip students to succeed in a variety of industries.

Our high quality, professionally-focused higher education courses equip students to succeed in a variety of industries. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

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