Graduate Certificate of International Sustainable Tourism Management

Monash University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100207

Level of study: Postgraduate


Take your love of travel to the next stage and learn how to work in the tourism industry of the future. Studying a degree in sustainable tourism allows you to work in one of the fastest-growing industries, while simultaneously knowing how to reduce the impact of travel on local economies and environments.

In an industry that has increasing demands for qualified professionals with an international mindset, this course builds essential skills in critical thinking, writing and presentation in multicultural settings, and is designed for anyone with an interest in the global tourism. You’ll develop an understanding of the industry in a global setting, before delving into industry relevant areas such as marketing and tourism economy for the digital age.

As you engage with experts and peers, you’ll develop career applicable skills such as critically analysing the theoretical debates, issues and challenges around tourism, and finding creative ways to apply this understanding to problem-solving in the field. The course has a multifaceted approach to learning to give you the best foundation of industry knowledge.

Hone your skills in problem-solving, peer and team learning, and communication - skills applicable to a wide range of workforces and contexts. The practical knowledge and essential skills that you will build throughout this course will ensure you’re prepared for a diverse career in the industry.

On completion of this course, you’ll be prepared for work in the government or private-sector tourism industry. If you prefer delving deeper into the field through further study, you can use this course as an entry point to the Master of International Sustainable Tourism Management.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
18,000 Per Year 27 Feb 2023
24 Jul 2023
0.5 years
Full time
Caulfield campus
900 Dandenong Road
Melbourne Victoria 3145

Entry criteria

An Australian bachelor degree with at least a 50 percent average, or equivalent qualification approved by the faculty.

English entry requirements

Level A

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 and Speaking 6.0

Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 Overall score, with minimum scores: Listening 50, Reading 50, Speaking 50 and Writing 50

TOEFL Internet-based test: 79 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18 and Writing 21

Paper-based TOEFL 550 Test of written English: 4.5

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 176 No skill score below 169
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 176 No skill score below 169


Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
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