Short Title:Content Management
Full Title:Content Management
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:WEBD H4001
Credits: 6
Field of Study:Travel, tourism and leisure
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Brenda OBrien
Module Description:To enable students to obtain a broad knowledge of the nature and application of web applications and social media in business and to learn different web authoring programmes with a view to developing a simple site using one such programme. The module will also provide students with the know how to develop a social media strategy and use that strategy effectively to achieve business goals.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Critically evaluate a cross section of web sites and applications from a hospitality and tourism perspective
LO2 Create a simple website using a content management system that includes graphics and video.
LO3 Critically evaluate a cross section of social media applications from a business perspective.
LO4 Research and prepare a social media plan for a small business in the H&T sector.

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Throughout the module there will be a strong emphasis on practical student centred learning. It is envisaged that the assessment of learning outcomes will take the form of an actual web site design process using a contemporary content management system and this projects will form 100% of student assessment. 1,2,3,4 100.00 Ongoing
No End of Module Formal Examination

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer/Lab No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Time Self directed learning time, practacing skills learned during class time and research for social media plan and web development. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 5.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

This module does not have any book resources
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Other Resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HHOTM_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Hospitality & Tourism Management 7 Mandatory