SIT50122 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

This qualification reflects the role of highly skilled senior operators who use a broad range of tourism or travel skills combined with managerial skills and sound knowledge of industry operations to coordinate travel or tourism operations. They operate independently, have responsibility for others, and make a range of operational business decisions.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in many travel and tourism industry sectors as a departmental or small business manager. The diversity of employers includes travel agencies, tour wholesalers, tour operators, inbound tour operators, holiday parks and resorts, tourist attractions, visitor information centres, and other tourism businesses.

Duration52 Weeks
National CodeSIT50122
CRICOS Code111461C
Delivery ModeFace-to-face: 13.5hrs/week
Online: 6.5hrs/week
Tuition Fee$10,000
Enrolment Fee*$200
Material Fee*$200
*Non-refundable

Course Structure

Unit CodeTitleCore/ Elective
SITTTVL002Provide advice on international destinationsElective
SITTTVL003Provide advice on Australian destinationsElective
SITTIND003Source and use information on the tourism and travel industryCore
SITXWHS007Implement and monitor work health and safety practices  Core
SITXWHS006Identify hazards, assess and control safety risksElective
BSBOPS504 Manage business riskElective
SITXFIN008Interpret financial information Core
SITXFIN009Manage finances within a budgetCore
SITXCOM010Manage conflict Core
SITXFIN010Prepare and monitor budgets Core
BSBTWK501Lead diversity and inclusionCore
SITXCCS015Enhance customer service experiencesCore
SITXCCS016Develop and manage quality customer service practices Core
SITXHRM009Lead and manage people Elective
SITXMPR012Coordinate marketing activities Core
SITXMGT004Monitor work operations  Core
SIRXOSM007Manage risk to organisational reputation in an online settingCore
SITXMGT005Establish and conduct business relationships Core
SITTTVL004Sell tourism products and servicesElective
SITXCCS010Provide visitor informationElective
BSBCMM411Make presentationsElective
BSBTEC301Design and produce business documentsElective
SITTTVL001Access and interpret product informationElective
   Note: Electives are pre-selected

Entry Requirements

Students must be aged 18 or above and have satisfactorily completed Australian Year 12 or overseas equivalent school qualifications or Certificate IV in a related field

English proficiency requirement:

  • IELTS overall score 5.5
  • TOEFL (iBT) score of 46
  • PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic) score of 45

Language, Literacy and Numeracy

  • AIC staff will review an applicant’s language, literacy and numeracy skills during the application process with writing tasks and one-on-one interviews. If the review determines the applicant would benefit from a thorough language, literacy and numeracy skill assessment, AIC staff will discuss further options with the applicant as outlined in its Enrolment Policy.

Pathways from the qualification:

The students who undertake the SIT50122 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management are provided with advice of further training options. Students who gain this qualification can further their study in SIT60122 – Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management or find employment as:

  • travel agency manager
  • inbound groups manager
  • marketing manager
  • sales manager
  • visitor information centre manager