The Academia Internship Program stream offers internship placement of one semester (6 months) of paid or unpaid internship in the hospitality industry as part of its 1.5 year Academia Internship program (AIP). The best learning outcomes are from practical, real industry-based work experience with a strong academic foundation.
The Academia Internship Program includes campus based (non-kitchen based) training for 1 year with additional one semester (6 months) of training in various hospitality industry related work places. Students can find their own placement through their part time work and own industry contacts during the first year of their program. Alternatively Academia is happy to support students in finding an internship provider (see below).
To achieve the Diploma of Hospitality Management you must complete 13 core units and 15 electives (Electives have been selected by Academia to be relevant to the work outcome for this qualification. Electives will differ depending on which stream you are enrolled).
The 13 core units are;
This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent as a manager in any hospitality functional area.
After the successful completion of this course you can entry to
Academia is recognised as a College delivering quality tuition in Vocational Education and Training. This recognition is demonstrated in the pathways we have achieved to date with quality Institutions in the University and Higher Education sectors. After you complete this course there is an articulation pathway with CQUniversity.