Loading

Introduction to Hospitality Management Studies - Revised

Tourism and Hospitality
Free Course
Working in the hospitality industry allows you to meet different types of people from all walks of life, and work with products and services that are focused on providing comfort and leisure. This course will help you understand the relationship between the hospitality industry and the tourism sector. By the end of the course, you will have a clear overview of the different career prospects and opportunities available in the hospitality industry.
Start Course Now
  • Duration

    2-3 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    Connexions

Description

Outcome

Certification

View course modules

Description

This course will first give you an insight into the five key characteristics of the hospitality industry. You will explore the two main business sectors in the hospitality industry as well as careers that one may have in the hospitality sector. You will also study the main types of hotel accommodation such as airport hotels and resort hotels as well as specialized hotels such as cave hotels and underwater hotels. You will also study the two categories of hotel rating systems.

You will then look into accommodation and study the grading of rooms as well as the different types of hotel rooms. The course will also cover specialized rooms such as accessible rooms, adjoining rooms, president suites, and villas. You will study the standard types of beds such as Queen and King as well as the other types of beds such as studio beds and Murphy beds. Finally, the course will discuss the different types of room rates as well as the different types of hotel guests.

People working in the hospitality industry get the chance to build relationships where cultural diversity is a given. This course will teach you the main characteristics of the hospitality industry, the career paths that await those interested in joining the industry, and its relation to tourism industry sectors. So, have a look at this hospitality management course today, and start your journey towards a rewarding people-oriented career.

Start Course Now

Learning Outcomes

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:


  • Explain the relationship between the hospitality and tourism industries;
  • Discuss career prospects and career paths, within the hospitality industry;
  • Explain the classification of accommodation;
  • Explain the hotel classification/rating system;
  • Discuss the different types of accommodation;
  • Define the differences in room grading and types of rooms;
  • Explain the differences in the types of bed;
  • Describe how guest types are classified.

Certification

All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Certificate course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Certificate course, you have the option to acquire official Certification, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Certification is:

Ideal for sharing with potential employers - include it in your CV, professional social media profiles and job applications
An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

Alison offers 3 types of Certification for completed Certificate courses:

Digital Certificate - a downloadable Certificate in PDF format, immediately available to you when you complete your purchase
Certificate - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Certificate, posted to you with FREE shipping
Framed Certificate - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Certificate in a stylish frame, posted to you with FREE shipping

All Certification is available to purchase through the Alison Shop. For more information on purchasing Alison Certification, please visit our faqs. If you decide not to purchase your Alison Certification, you can still demonstrate your achievement by sharing your Learner Record or Learner Achievement Verification, both of which are accessible from your Dashboard. For more details on our Certification pricing, please visit our Pricing Page.

Careers

Course Reviews

Ravindranadhan V.
2 years ago
IN
Ravindranadhan V.

Excellent!

Rohaifa S.
2 years ago
KW
Rohaifa S.

I love it so simple to follow and easy to understand it highlight the important facts that you should be aware of. love it.

Serena K.
2 years ago
IE
Serena K.

Very informative and interesting

Amara Veera Peniel B.
2 years ago
LU
Amara Veera Peniel B.

Everyone needs to learn this course. Because, you may be either guest or host :)

Carolin C.
2 years ago
IN
Carolin C.

It is refreshing and valuable

View All Reviews
Notification

You have received a new notification

Click here to view them all