The Tourism Degree of University School Mediterrani is one of the formations with more opportunities in a leading city in the tourism sector such as Barcelona. If you are interested in acquiring management skills for positions in the tertiary sector companies anywhere in the world, enrol in Tourism Degree.
WHY THE TOURISM DEGREE
The labor market in this sector is among the few that has continued to offer opportunities in recent years and received positive feedback in terms of growth. The latest data from the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism show that tourism in Spain is at its best, both in number of international arrivals, and inner movement. In 2016, the autonomous region has received more international tourists was Catalonia. In addition, it is expected further improve these figures in the coming years.
If you are interested in tourism, hotel and restaurant projects and want to receive training that enables you aspire to the best jobs in the sector with a language preparation that will open the doors to the international market, without forgetting the new technologies of the internet (you will enjoy a portable Apple gift and habitual use in the classrooms) make your enrollment in the Degree of Tourism College Mediterrani.
ADVANTAGES OF STUDYING TOURISM
- MacBook Air for use in classes.
- Preparation and exam of the official English title First Certificate, Advanced o Proficiency in the university.
- Preparation and exam of the official French DFP de la CCI Paris, at the university.
- Preparation and examination of the official German title of the Goethe Institut at the university.
- You will have free access to the platform of access to job offers in tourism the most important in the world, HOSCO.
- Free official title of the AMADEUS reservation program.
- Extensive program of personalized Tutorials, coaching sessions and reinforcement classes thanks to the manifestly effective Action Plan Tutorial of EU Mediterrani.
- Collaboration with companies in Barcelona’s most important tourism sector to offer our students more than 1000 jobs and 1200 internship offers.
- Opportunity to study up to 6 languages within the tourist career.
- 10 storey building fully equipped and updated.
- 30 years of experience in training and 3 quality certifications (IQNet, AENOR, AQU).
- Central location and good public transport. See Map
At the end of the Tourism Degree at our university you get:
Official Title Graduate in Tourism from the Unversity of Girona.
We are an agency attached to the University of Girona, thanks to the high quality of our degrees, the great preparation of our staff and our facilities, so that students who finish their studies at our school, obtained the official title of the University of Girona center.
Proffesional profile:To help you in your entry into the labor market, we developed a professional profile of the qualities and competencies and send it directly from the university to national and international companies that are interested in working.
Name of the study: Degree in Tourism
University Preinscription Code: 81038
Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences
Duration: 4 years
European credits: 240
Degree Title Obtained: Graduated in Tourism by the University of Girona
Orientative number of places: 120
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS OF TOURISM
General and specific skills that students must acquire during the studies, the fulfillment of which required to grant the title:
- Acquire basic knowledge in the disciplines studying tourism
- Analyze, synthesize and interpret tourism
- Assess the activity itself and own learning and develop strategies for improvement
- Use English and other foreign language
- Select and use information technologies and the most appropriate to each communication situation
- Collect and select information effectively and efficiently
- Prevent and solve problems, conflicts and make decisions
- Teaming, establishing relationships that can help bring out more potential for cooperation and maintain a continuous basis.
- Have ability to personal relationships in any context and situation
- Analyze the ethical implications of tourism
- Designing creative proposals, have initiative and entrepreneurship.
- Coordinate and lead projects work or other activities
- Identify relevant elements from other cultures and the diversity of customs.
- Analyze and reflect on the transverse dimension of tourism and its evolving nature.
- Identify and understand the main tourist agents
- Define objectives, strategies and policies on tourism
- Communicate orally and in writing
- To analyze the impacts generated by tourism
- To analyze the operation and procedure of the various areas of tourism
- To analyze the characteristics and management initiatives, management and tourism planning
- Use the terminology and language of the various tourist areas
- critically analyze various tourism activities
- Use techniques, methods and basic models of tourism disciplines
- Read, understand and comment on scientific texts
- To assess the sustainability of their own proposals and actions
ADMISION ROUTES TO THE TOURISM DEGREE
They may enroll in the Tourism Degree Mediterrani EU if you meet any of the following requirements:
- Entrance exams to college (PAU) – Selectivity.
- Training courses superior grade (CFGS y FPII)or equivalent qualifications.
- Entrance exams to college for over 25 years.
- Entrance exams to college for over 45 years
- You have completed other studies with official degree, degree, diploma or equivalent
If you need more information about access to the degree in tourism, convalidations, etc., You can contact us through the form.
University Preinscription Code: 81038
The university pre-registration dates for the next academic year 2020/21 are:
From June 23 to July 29
If your place has been assigned to EU Mediterrani our Academic Secretariat will contact you in order to give you the day and time to formalize the registration.
PROGRAMME OF THE TOURISM DEGREE
|Basic information (BI)||66 credits|
|Mandatory training (MT)||106 credits|
|Optative subjects (OS)||33 credits|
|Academic recognition||6 credits|
|Final degree Project (FDP)||15 credits|
|Total: 240 credits ECTS divided in 4 years|
* European Credit Transfer System,the credit system recognition
Subject Degree of Tourism
|Basic and dimensions of Tourism||30 ECTS|
|Introduction to Tourism|
|Economic dimension of tourism market|
|Sociocultural dimension of tourism|
|Legal dimension of tourism|
|Territorial dimension of tourism|
Financial and commercial techniques of the tourist company
|Companies tourism accounting|
|Techniques tourism||6 ECTS|
|Quantitative and qualitative techniques applied to tourism|
|Computer and communication techniques|
|Foreign languages applied to tourism||6 ECTS|
|Touristic destinations||24 ECTS|
|World tourism geography|
|Typologies and strategies tourist destinations|
|Marketing of tourist destinations|
|Organitzation and management of the tourist company||12 ECTS|
|Organization of tourism business|
|Economic and financial management in tourism enterprises|
|Accomodation management, brokerage and distribution logistics||12 ECTS|
|Management and operational processes hosting companies|
|Management and operational processes of tourism intermediation companies|
|Foreign languages applied to tourism||12 ECTS|
|Resources and tourism products||24 ECTS|
|Design of tourism products and resources|
|Marketing of tourism products and resources|
|Innovation in cultural management|
|Product management and tourism resources|
|Innovació en els productes i recursos turístics|
|Strategic Tourism Management||12 ECTS|
|Strategic Tourisme Management|
|Strategic direction of hotel|
|Human resources management|
|Foreign languages applied to tourism||12 ECTS|
|Final Degree Project||15 ECTS|
|Optative subjects I||18 ECTS|
|Tourism and environment|
|Directives and communications skills|
|Organization conferences and events|
|Advertising and public relations|
|Global Distribution Systems (GDS)|
|Management and customer service|
|Optional Practicum I (6 ECTS)|
|Assignatures Optatives II||15 ECTS|
|USA Myths and Realities|
|Optional Practicum II (6 ECTS)|
|Obtativity Extension Volunteer Actions|
The academic calendar of the next academic year 2019/20 is:
Calendar GT, GM, DGTM 19/20
INTERNSHIPS ON THE TOURISM DEGREE
“Intelligence is not only knowledge, but the skill to apply it in the practice” (Aristotle).
For this reason, for more than 30 years, in EU Mediterrani we have tried that our students can put into practice, as soon as possible, everything learned in the classrooms. For this we have an experienced team of practices coordinators who work with the most excellent companies and organizations. In this way we commit ourselves to be able to carry out, if you wish, professional internships already in the first year of the degree, either in your closest environment or in any country in the world.
“Study at the Escola Universitària Mediterrani, means join in to a world full of opportunities”. Marc Sancho, Hotel Manager Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa.
Tourism is the first generator of employment in the country. If you decide to study your Degree in Tourism in EU Mediterrani you will be able to check this reality every day, thanks to the extensive pool of national and international practices and the dynamic job board that you will find in your Student Intranet and in the Mediterrani building touching screens.
“Thanks to EU Mediterrani, the first summer of the degree I was able to do paid internships in France, in a Tourist Office”. Daniel Pardos, student of 2nd year of Degree in Tourism
How do our students value the practices in EU Mediterrani?
Between excellent and good
An addition, our effective program of extracurricular (voluntary) practices that are accessible from the first year, and the curricular practices (compulsory) that take place in the 3rd year of the career, together with our labor insertion program, allow the students of EU Mediterrani they can implement their extensive training throughout their careers, and even find a job within the tourism sector that allows them to better afford the cost of studies, thanks to the fact that many of these practices are remunerated and in many cases concludes in an employment contract.
“Studying at EU Mediterrani I was able to finance part of my career thanks to the paid internships that they provided me”. Andrea Aguado, Barcelona Operations Manager en Abreu DMC
EU MEDITERRANI gives support to the international activity so much of institutional as educational character and researcher who carries out in our center, promoting the mobility so much educational as of the students.
The aim is to contribute to the international projection in the studies of Degree in Tourism and Degree in Marketing taking part in international forums and cooperating with foreign universities.
In the Department of Mediterrani’s International Relations you will find all the information necessary to help yourself when to manage and to proceed with the program of mobility of the European Union Lifelong Learning Program (EU Mediterrani is one of the centers that has signed the Erasmus Letter)
Degree in Tourism-Erasmus Agreements
Degree in Marketing-Erasmus Agreements
|Vives University College||Brugges (Bélgica)|
|American College||Nicosia (Chipre)|
|Libertas Business School||Zagreb ( Croacia)|
|Selahaddin Eyyubi University||Diyarbakır (Turquía)|
|Afyom Kocatepe University||Afyonkarahisar (Turquía)
|Polytechnic Institute of Bragança||Bragança (Portugal)|
|University of Lodz||Lodz (Polonia)|
|University of Szeged||Szeged (Hungría)|
|Fondazione ITS Jobs academy||Bergamo (Italia)|
|Varna University of Management||Varna (Bulgaria)|
|EFAP.School of communication||Paris (França)|
|Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen||Antwerpen (Bélgica)|
|PXL University of Applied Sciences and Arts||Hasselt (Bélgica)|
SICUE is a program of the Conference of rectors of Spanish universities(CRUE) to conduct studies in Spanish Universities
Degree in Tourism:
Degree in Marketing:
|Universidad de Cadiz|
|Universidad de Granada|
Are agreements between EU Mediterrani and non-European universities aimed at jointly developing research agreements and exchanges between students and teachers.
|Marketing||Dong Hwa University||Taiwán
|Marketing||Chinese Culture University||Taiwán|
|Marketing||Universidad del Norte||Barranquilla (Colombia)|
|Marketing||Universidad Mondragon-UCO||Querétano (México)|
|Marketing||Zhejiang Sci-Tech University||Zhejiang (Xina)|
|Tourism||Universidad Mondragon-UCO||Querétano (México)|
Mobility of students for practice Erasmus+ for Traineeships is a form of Erasmus + program of the European Union. Its purpose is to help students adapt to the demands of the European labor market, acquire specific skills and improve their understanding of the economic and social environment of the country of destination, while they gain work experience.
This program aims to college students undertake internships with academic recognition in companies or organizations in other European countries.
If you are planning to apply for a place at EU MEDITERRANI as an incoming Erasmus student, the first thing you need to do is to contact your coordinator at your home university and discuss your candidacy with him/her.
We can only accept incoming students of partner universities.
You can find useful information for your stay through this link:
FINAL DEGREE PROJECT
The Final Degree Project (from now on TFG) is an approximation to a research. The TFG involve the realization, on the part of the student, of a project, a study, a memory or a work in which the knowledge, skills, competences and skills required in the corresponding study are applied, integrated and developed. . The intention of the TFG is to prepare the student for the two exits from obtaining the Degree in Tourism: Work World: Whatever it is, you will have to make reports, analyzes, balance sheets …
For this reason the methodology is a KEY aspect of the TFG to take a master’s degree and / or doctorate. You will need knowledge and skills, both methodological and academic. That is why the TFG has these two aspects. The subject of the TFG has a load of 15 ECTS credits is worked as follows: Exhibition classes the first semester (Compulsory attendance except Erasmus and justifiable causes documented) Tutorials during the whole course (from the end of September to the defense of the TFG). They can be face-to-face or virtual. A minimum of 5 must be submitted by submitting material for correction / revision. The TFG is related to the EU Mediterrani Research Group: Image, Satisfaction and Tourist Behavior (ISTB). Many TFG topics are part of an ISTB research line; many are taken to congresses, conferences: many are published in books, papers (academic journals), etc.
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