Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

Charles Darwin University (CDU)

This qualification is part of the Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package. It 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. It provides a pathway to work in many travel and tourism industry sectors including travel agencies, tour wholesalers, tour operators, inbound tour operators, tourist attractions, visitor information centres, and other tourism businesses.

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must completed a training program such as a Certificate III in Tourism, Certificate III in Travel or Certificate III in Events; or recognition of prior learning; or relevant tourism and travel industry employment experience.


23 units: 12 core; 11 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Manage diversity in the workplace; Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry; Enhance customer service experiences; Develop and manage quality customer service practices; Interpret financial information; plus more. Elective: Allocate tour or activity resources; Access and interpret product information; Sell tourism products and services; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

Related Careers:

Tourist Information Officer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Palmerston No info No Full time 2 years
Palmerston No info No Part time 4 years
Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and vocational education and training institution in the Northern Territory.

Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and Charles Darwin University in 2003.

The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs, Katherine and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.

The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, VET, Higher Education and Research facilities.

CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.

Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

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