Bachelor of Vietnamese Studies, Major in Tourism and Travel, Major Code: 7310630, Standard Program
- 1. Overview of the program
Program of Vietnamese Studies–Tourism and travel services specialization equips students with basic and in-depth knowledge about Vietnam’s culture, history, geography, economy and society, as well as travel service management. Students also gain professional skills of travel services including tour guides, tour design, operation and management. Thereby, students have the ability to react and solve problems related to the tour program and have professional practice skills in accordance to regional qualifications and current demands. The program syllabus is based on the advanced program of Seneca College (Canada).
1.2. Career opportunities
Graduates of Vietnamese Studies specialized in Tourism and Travel, can work in the following positions:
• Professional tour guides
• Tour guide at destinations
• Sales staff in travel agency: tour offering, tour exploitation and design, tour management and supervision, event organization, ...
• Start small-scale travel businesses.
• Consultant for tour organization, event organization, teambuilding,
• Working in the department: travel, promotion of tourism, international cooperation and fostering tourism in the state management agencies on tourism (Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, Department/Ministry of Culture - Sports - Tourism).
• Teaching at travel institutions.
- 2. Learning outcomes of the program
The program’s output standard (POS) is the starting point of the program design and is constructed according to a rigorous, scientific process, reflecting the vision, mission of the university, the faculty; and consistent with training objectives, as well as stakeholders’ needs .
Program output standard will be concretized according to the principle of " compatible with orientation" to courses in step-by-step; to help learners gain professional qualifications & capacity in knowledge, skills, attitudes and career responsibilities after completing the training program. The content of the program also enhances group learning activities, students’ habit of actively learning and creative thinking to be proactive and ready for development opportunities.
Program outcome standard are committed by the University to learners, society and published on the Website.
- 3. The undergraduate programme
The training program is a system of theoretical and practical knowledge that is designed synchronously with the method of teaching, learning and evaluating learning outcomes; to help learners accumulate knowledge, gain the necessary competencies according to the published output standards corresponding to the university level. The design of training program of Ton Duc Thang University is compatible with the program of the world's top 100 universities according to the rankings of QS and THE but adjusted to suit the reality conditions in Vietnam and the training target of Ton Duc Thang University.
Periodically, the school reviews and evaluates the training program to ensure that the learners meet the requirements of society in terms of professionalism after graduation as well as update the changes in technology and new business methods... This process has the full participation of key stakeholders including: scientists, employers, alumni, students, and lecturers. The TOP 100 program has been taught by the school since 2015 to train human resources to meet the labor market and global integration trend; help learners more active and self-study; approaching the latest training ground in the world.
The training programs are published through student portal and public on the university’s website.
Curriculum 2015, Curriculum 2018