Short Title:Business Planning for Tourism and Hospitality
Full Title:Business Planning for Tourism and Hospitality
Module Code:PLAN H4002
Credits: 12
Field of Study:Travel, tourism and leisure
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Grainne Murphy
Module Description:The aim of this module is to provide learners with an opportunity to develop a business plan. This module will act as a capstone of the IHTM programme to give students the opportunity to link relevant content and skills already acquired across different modules to date.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Produce a business plan related to a new business venture within the hospitality and tourism sector
LO2 Demonstrate an ability to source contemporary relevant research, apply to a product and articulate responses to it
LO3 Demonstrate an ability to produce work which is challenging within the contemporary sub-field of hospitality & tourism through the application of processes and methodologies
LO4 Work independently and in a self-directed manner
LO5 Have a capacity to draw complex information together and assess implications of proposed solutions

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Project Business Plan 1,2,3,4,5 100.00 Sem 1 End
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
Lecture Business Management 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Lecturer-Supervised Learning (Contact) No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 10.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 6.00
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 8 Mandatory