The Diploma in Hospitality represents a qualification that is based on very sophisticated technical applications involving competencies requiring increased theoretical knowledge, applied in a non-routine environment and which involves team leadership, management and increased responsibility for better outcomes. It reflects the role of a Manager, Chef and Sous Chef.
The course is delivered face to face in classrooms and commercial kitchens. A range of assessment methods are used, from practical observation to knowledge test to assignment work.
The Commercial cookery stream incorporates units from the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery. It is recommended that this qualification be completed before commencing the Diploma of Hospitality Management (Commercial Cookery) or packaged together. In 2 years of study you can complete a dual qualification of Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery and Diploma of Hospitality (Commercial Cookery) at Academia.
Practical placement is a compulsory component of this course in order to achieve your qualification. All workplace partners are at a short distance from our Institute. Academia arranges the practical placement for its students in one of Melbourne’s or Brisbane’s best hotels, for example:
- Grand Hyatt Melbourne
- The Langham Hotel
- The Westin Melbourne
- Park Hyatt Melbourne
- The RACV Club Melbourne
- The Sheraton Melbourne
- Blackfire restaurant Brisbane
- Four Points Hotel by Sheraton
- Westin Hotel Brisbane
- Sofitel Gold Coast broadbeach
- Sofitel Hotel Brisbane
- W Hotel Brisbane
- OTTO Restaurant Brisbane
- Hilton Brisbane
Training in the workplace encompasses all of your skills learned throughout your first year to enhance your employability skills for the industry.