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Tourism and Hotel Management
Qualification Awarded

Students are awarded with a Short Cycle Degree in "Business Administration" upon successful completion of all the requirements in the curriculum programme and fulfilling all other requirements for graduation.

Level of Qualification

Short Cycle Degree

Specific Admission Requirements

Students' admission to higher education is based on a nation-wide Student Selection Examination (ÖSS). The examination is held once a year and is administered by the Student Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM). Candidates gain access to institutions of higher education based on their composite scores consisting of the scores on the selection examination and their high school grade point averages.(

Specific Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning

The students of our University have the right to request the recognition of their prior learning at different universities. For the recognition of their prior learning, they should submit their transcript and course contents to the relevant department in the first semester of their registration year.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

The requirements for getting Short Cycle Degree are to complete 120 ECTS and  national credit hours as listed below and to fulfill all other requirements.
 Credit hours covering compulsory courses as detailed in the curriculum.
 Credit hours covering  optional courses as detailed in the curriculum.

Profile of The Programme
Program Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of this program, the students will be able to;
 1-  To transfer a basic level information about theories, facts, concepts and principles related to tourism and hotel management field.
 2-  To explain information related with legal regulations, professional standards and practices in the tourism and hotel management.
 3-  To use acquired information related with tourism and hotel management, in the field of profession and from the business environment.
 4-  To know and to use physical environment, equipment, tools and technologies related to the field of tourism and hotel management
 5-  Working as a member of the team and take responsibility.
 6-  Knowledge, skills and competencies related to the field of tourism and hotel management continuously update and improve the awareness of life-long learning.
 7-  Effective interpersonal and intercultural communication.
 8-  To make health, safety and risk assessment related to the field of tourism and hotel management on a regular basis.
 9-  To adhere ethical values related to the field of tourism and hotel management and protect the natural environment.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates
Access to Further Studies

After completing the short cycle degree programme, it is possible for the students to continue further studies in the first cycle degree programme that can last up to 2 years, on condition that they pass the Vertical Transfer Examination.

Examination Regulations, Assesment and Grading

Each student must attend the courses, applied studies, laboratories, projects, seminars, workshops, graduation projects and other studies of the semester s/he is enrolled for. Students who have not attended at least %70 of theoretical courses are not allowed to take the final exam of those courses. Once the student fulfilles the attendance requirements in theoretical courses, no attendance is required if the course is to be repeated later.
Examinations are generally in written form. However, the instructor of the course may decide to conduct the exam in the form of an oral exam, project or assignment on condition that s/he states it on the course information form (syllabus). Examinations are arranged and conducted by the instructors teaching the courses. A make-up exam is given to students with certified excuses accepted by the relevant executive board within 5 working days after the final examinations are over.

Graduation Requirements

To be succesfull from all the courses required for graduation within the time period defined in the related regulation and to finish the study programme with the GPA of at least 2.00To do an internship of 30 weekdays

Mode of Study
Full - Time
ECTS Coordinator

Yrd. Doç. Dr. Utku ONGUN


Bucak Hikmet Tolunay Meslek Yüksekokulu
Bucak / BURDUR
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Course & Program Outcomes Matrix
Course Unit Title P1 P2 P3 P4 P5 P6 P7 P8 P9
Ataturk's Principles and Revolution History I
Ataturk's Principles and Revolution History II
Basic Information Technoloji Usage
Case Study Analysis of Tourism Business
Convention and Exhibition Management
Entrepreneurship 1
Entrepreneurship 2
Financial Management
Food-Beverage Management
Foreign Language I (English I)
Foreign Language I (English II)
Front Office Operations 1
Front Office Operations 2
General Communication
General Accounting
General Business
General Tourism
Hospitality Accounting
Hotel management
Housekeeping Management
Human Resource Management
İnternship Application
Kitchen Management
Labour and Social Security Law
Marketing of Tourism
Organizational Behavior
Oriented Study
Principles of Marketing
Public Relations
Recreation and Animation
Reporting and Financial Analysis in Tourism Business
Service and Bar Techniques
The Geography of Tourism
Tourism Economy
Tourism Legislation
Travel Agencies and Tour Operators
Turkish II
Vocational Foreign Language I
Vocational Foreign Language II
Evaluation Questionnaires
 1. Stating the content and objectives at the beginning of the course
 2. Supplementing the course with current issues
 3. The clarity of the exam questions and their appropriateness to the course
 4. The contribution of the course to your knowledge and skills
 5. Access to the course sources
 6. The relativeness of the course compared to the other courses in the department
 7. The selection of the sources according to the objectives of the course
 8. The contribution of the assignments to the course
 THE EVALUATION OF THE INSTRUCTOR Very Good Good Average Poor Very Poor No Idea
 1. The way the instructor handles the course
 2. The instructor's competence in answering the questions in the class
 3. The instructor's encouragement to take part in the class by allowing different ideas and comments
 4. The instructor's preparation for the class
 5. The efficient use of class time
 6. The instructor's in-class management
 7. The instructor's objective evaluation of the exams and assignments
 8. The instructor's punctual and regular attendance
 9. The instructor's rapport with the students
 10. The availability of the instructor’s time except for the class time and the sufficiency of the time s/he allocates to you
Graduates who successfully complete this program;
 1. have high level information and skills supported by the course books that include the most recent information, application equipment and other scientific sources related to education technologies, teaching profession, general information and basic sciences; use these informations and skills in daily life and in jobs,
 2. examine and evaluate concepts about education technology and teaching profession, ideas and data with scientific methods; diagnose, analyze and discuss complicated problems and subjects; develop suggestions based on scientific discoveries and evidences,
 3. inform the audiences who are not expert and do not have information about education technology and teaching profession; express related ideas about these problems and solutions with written and oral,
 4. have learning to learn, self control, critical thinking, creative thinking skills and perform independent studies related to study field,
 5. get responsibilities and try to produce solutions when faced with unexpected and complicated cases in applications of education technologies and teaching professions,
 6. know students’ interests, wishes and needs; know social, cultural and economic properties of families and environment; plan, apply and manage learning and teaching process suitable for these properties; get students active participation in learning process,
 7. know information about education technologies and teaching professions and comprehend adequately; have information about foreign language in level of communicating with professional colleagues,
 8. have information about computer software and hardware in level of teaching computer and information and communication technologies courses and supporting other teachers; use information and communication technologies,
 9. consider social, scientific and ethic values in levels of gathering data, analyzing, interpreting, announcing when doing teaching professions or working in private sector, being researcher or source of data,
 10. continuously try to develop with doing self assessment; be on new information and ideas ; play affective role in developing of themselves and their intuition; know and behave according to the laws about their job, main values and principles, know the rights about job security and social security; have conscious about protecting social values and environment,
 11. evaluate students’ improvement and learning, get students to evaluate themselves and other students; use the results of evaluation for better instruction; share the results with student, family, managers and teachers.

 1. Your percentage of attendance
 2. Did you do any preparations for this course? (except some activites like quiz, homework, labs,mid-term exams, final exams)


a. If yes, preparation time per week (hour)

 3. Did you do any assignments as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the assignments done

b. Average time spent in preparing the assignment (hour)

 4. Did you prepare any presentations or seminars as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the presentation/seminar done

b. Average time spent in preparing each presentation/seminar (hour)

 5. Did you take a midterm exam in this course?


a. If yes,number of the mid-term exams you done

b. The average time you spent on preparing for each mid-term exam (hour)

 6. Did you make any projects as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the projects done

b. The average time you spent on doing each project (hour)

 7. Did you attend any laboratory work as a part of this course?


a.If yes, number of the laboratory works you attended

b.The average time you spent on each work (hour)

 8. Did you attend any field surveys as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of field surveys you attended

b. If yes, the average time you spent on each survey (hour)

 9. Did you take the final exam of this course?


a. If yes, the average time you spent on the final exam (hour)


  1st  Year (Fall Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  4014180 Foreign Language I (English I) Required 2 2
  4014105 Principles of Marketing Required 2 3
  4014107 Basic Information Technoloji Usage Required 2 3
  4014103 Front Office Operations 1 Required 2 3
  4014109 Tourism Economy Required 2 3
  4014113 General Communication Required 2 3
  4014160 Ataturk's Principles and Revolution History I Required 2 2
  4014170 Turkhish-I Required 2 2
  4014101 General Tourism Required 3 4
  4014111 General Business Required 4 5
  4014115 Entrepreneurship 1 Elective 2 2
    Total 25 32

  1st  Year (Spring Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  4014102 Hotel management Required 2 3
  4014118 Tourism Legislation Required 2 3
  4014270 Turkish II Required 2 2
  4014116 Housekeeping Management Required 2 5
  4014112 The Geography of Tourism Required 2 4
  4014280 Foreign Language I (English II) Required 2 2
  4014108 Front Office Operations 2 Required 2 3
  4014106 General Accounting Required 3 4
  4014260 Ataturk's Principles and Revolution History II Required 2 2
  4014120 Entrepreneurship 2 Elective 2 2
    Total 21 30
    Annual Total : 46 62

  2nd  Year (Fall Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  4014207 Human Resource Management Required 2 3
  4014201 Organizational Behavior Required 2 3
  4014209 Food-Beverage Management Required 3 4
  4014215 Hospitality Accounting Required 3 4
  4014203 Marketing of Tourism Required 2 3
  4014211 Financial Management Required 2 3
  4014217 Travel Agencies and Tour Operators Required 3 4
  4014205 Kitchen Management Required 2 4
  4014213 Vocational Foreign Language I Required 2 2
    Total 21 30

  2nd  Year (Spring Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  4014202 Recreation and Animation Required 2 2
  4014208 Vocational Foreign Language II Required 2 2
  4014216 Case Study Analysis of Tourism Business Required 2 2
  4014500 İnternship Application Required 0 8
  4014204 Service and Bar Techniques Required 2 2
  4014210 Public Relations Required 2 2
  4014218 Labour and Social Security Law Required 2 2
  4014206 Convention and Exhibition Management Required 2 2
  4014214 Reporting and Financial Analysis in Tourism Business Required 3 5
  4014212 Oriented Study Required 2 4
    Total 19 31
    Annual Total : 40 61

* N.C.: National Credit

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