DIPLOMA IN TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT

DIPLOMA IN TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT

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DIPLOMA IN TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT

DURATION: 4 Semesters

OBJECTIVE:

This course is designed to equip and develop students with the prerequisite conceptual and technical skills in planning and managing small and medium size travel and transport operations.

COURSE STRUCTURE:

Basically a skill and conceptual acquisition, this course runs for two academic sessions. The first year teaches general knowledge required for the two areas or specialization that the course embraces and these have management and planning options.

During the second year, the students are required to register for additional six courses to the core courses chosen from their areas of specialization.  Also, they will be expected to observe three months of internship in the tourism industry and related organizations.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

  1. 1. Professional certificate in Tourism Management from NIHOTOUR or any Management related course passed at lower credit from a recognized institute.
  2. 2. GCE/SSCE/NECO with four credits which must include passes in English and Mathematics at not more than two sittings.
  3. 3. Holders of professional qualifications in related discipline such as IATA/UFTAA Certificate, Advanced Airfare & Ticketing Course etc.

COURSE OUTLINE

Transport function and system

Travel demand

Travel & transport Admin., Policy/Planning/legislation

Hospitality demand

Business Management and law

Research Methodology

Travel & transport  Law, insurance and logistics

Travel facilitation and care services

Transport economics

Transport policy analysis

Health & safety

Strategic mgt & corporate planning

e- transport & ICT App

GIS in transport

Environment and ecology

Financial accounting & Management

Citizenship education

Use of English

Air, land and marine transport ops

Human Org Behaviour & Resource Mgt

Marketing principles

Accommodation Management

Entrepreneurial studies

Research Methodology

Communication skills

Industrial relations

seminar

Transport logistic mgt

Travel/transport mgt project

Research method

Industrial Tours/case studies

Entrepreneurial Project

  • Trainees go on industrial attachment upon completion of 2nd  semester for 12 weeks before commencement of fourth semester. The trainees have a work place log book to enter daily work activity engaged upon and supervised by both work place and NIHOTOUR Supervisor.
  • Emphasis on practical exercises during lecture sessions is given top priority.
  • Projects to be written are entrepreneurial and or administrative in nature.

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