Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Institute for Tourism, Travel and Culture

Master of Arts in Tourism and Culture
(M.A.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

TTC5004 Research Methods in Cultural Tourism 5 ECTS
TTC5005 Cities of Culture 5 ECTS
TTC5009 Exhibiting Cultures: The Arts and the Media 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

TTC5006 Practicum in the Cultural Sector 5 ECTS
TTC5007 Traditions and the Tourism Product 5 ECTS
TTC5008 Religious Heritage and Niche Tourism 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

GEO5012 Cultural and Geographic Landscapes in Tourism 5 ECTS
TTC5010 Mediterranean Cultural Values 5 ECTS
TTC5012 Development of Cultural Identities 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

TTC5001 Cultural Tourism and the European Dimension 5 ECTS
TTC5002 Cultural Legislation and Policy 5 ECTS
TTC5003 The Marketing and Management of Culture 5 ECTS




Semester 3

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

TTC5013* Dissertation 30 ECTS

*Work on the dissertation is expected to start in Semester 2 of Year 1 and continue up to the end of Semester 3.



This programme of study is governed by "The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008" and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the degree of Master of Arts in Cultural Sustainability and Tourism - M.A. - under the auspices of the Institute for Tourism, Travel and Culture.
 
Last Updated: 25 May 2020
 
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The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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