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Qualification: Tourism organiser (first-cycle professional education) (no legal status)

Tourism organiser (first-cycle professional education) (no legal status)

Qualification Information

A student is qualified to:

(general competences)

  • develop communication skills, with an emphasis on the international environment,
  • demonstrate ethical reflection and commitment to professional ethics,
  • demonstrate the capacity for cooperation, teamwork, project work and work in the local and international environment,
  • autonomously search and obtain professional knowledge and integrate new knowledge with existing knowledge,
  • autonomously work in a professional manner and adopt business decisions,

(subject-specific competences)

  • analyse, synthesise and anticipate solutions and the consequences of factors at tourism destinations,
  • critically assess developments relating to tourism destination management,
  • search for and interpret fresh information, and apply it in the context of the tourism profession,
  • demonstrate understanding of and understand the foundations and history of tourism, and business organisational sciences,
  • demonstrate knowledge of and understand the tourism profession and tourism destination management,
  • solve specific problems related to destination management using the appropriate methods and approaches,
  • plan, organise and monitor relationships and processes in the social and economic environment at the local level, with an emphasis on sustainable development,
  • recognise and consider the characteristics of international market segments and the macro-environmental characteristics of tourist emitting markets.

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  • School-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) for any four-year secondary school programme or
  • vocational matura, or
  • matura.

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University of Primorska, Faculty of Tourism Studies (Turistica - The same qualification title may be obtained through the Tourism Destination Management and Business Systems in Tourism study programmes. A description of the competences for the Tourism Destination Management study programme is given, followed by the competences for the Business Systems in Tourism study programme.)

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Examination performance is scored as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

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Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

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Students complete their studies when they have met all prescribed requirements of a study programme (i.e. positive scores in all subjects, seminar papers, successfully completed professional practice, and a crafted and successfully presented final project).

NQF Level: 
7
Access requirements: 
  • School-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) for any four-year secondary school programme or
  • vocational matura, or
  • matura.
Ways to acquire: 

Students complete their studies when they have met all prescribed requirements of a study programme (i.e. positive scores in all subjects, seminar papers, successfully completed professional practice, and a crafted and successfully presented final project).