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|Prerequisites for Module|
Accommodation Management or other module deemed equivalent by the Course Leader.
Aims of Module
To provide the student with a focus and understanding of the underlying principles of maintaining, improving and adapting the management of hospitality properties and of developing a range of services which contribute to the core business objectives of those properties.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
Indicative Module Content
Facilities management practice. Innovative and sustainable practices. Developing hospitality propoerties: concept, operation and asset management. Building performance. Support services: service procurement, provider selection and risk management.
Indicative Student Workload
|Mode of Delivery|
Key concepts are introduced and illustrated through lectures, tutorials, seminars, workshops and practicals to develop knowledge and skills. These concepts are reinforced through directed reading and student centred learning.
A midterm examination - short essay questions addressed to a case study.
The assessment will be a portfolio of tasks and activities, e.g. short essay questions, brief reflective reports or group work, which are undertaken over the entire semester.
This module is for delivery at BHMS Luzern, Switzerland