Prince Mutebi Amon is the Head of department assisted by Mr. Wandera Samuel.The department began in 1997. The first course was clearing and forwarding, in 1998 Tourism course was started and project Planning was introduced in 2005.

Intake for tourism,both certificate and diploma is in May and September every year. Clearing and forwarding:September only and project planning in September.
OBJECTIVES
To bridge the gap of lack of skilled manpower in the job industry.
To promote domestic tourism in the country.
To promote and create employment opportunities.
To transform the institution into a national and global center of excellence.

PROSPECTS
Follow up on the products
Promote further studies to match the global trends
To organize several trips to make learners appreciate what goes on in the field.
To start special computer packagefor students e.g. ASYCUDA(automated system of customs data)
To take lead in organizing leisure tours both within and outside the country for YMCA members.
The areas of employment include: Hotels and recreational centers, travel agencies,art galleries,museum,conventional centers, travel agencies,national parks,airlines, tour companies,embassies etc.

DIPLOMA IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
CODE FIRST YEAR CH CU CODE SECOND YEAR CH CU
TTD111 Air Fares and Ticketing I 60 4 TTD132 Tourism Law 45 3
TTD113 Tourism Geography 45 3 ECO210 Tourism Economics 45 3
TTD121 Business of Tourism 45 3 TTD222 Community Tourism 45 3
TTD131 Passenger Transport 45 3 TTD232 Touristic History 45 3
TTD122 Tour Guiding I 60 4 TTD133 Travel Agency Operations 60 4
TTD114 Business French 45 3 TTD114 Business French 45 3
COF240 Computer Fundamentals 45 3 TTD111 Air Fares and Ticketing 60 4
REM210 Research methods / Research Project 45 3 TTD223 Tourism Marketing 45 3
TTD212 Principles of Tourism Mgt. 45 3 CSD113 Computer Practicals 45 3
TTD211 Travel Formalities 60 4 ENT240 Entrepreneurship Skills 45 3
   TTD122 Tour guiding II 45 3
   TTD234 Internship / Industry Training 90 6

Entry Qualification: ‘A’ Level or Certificate in Travel & Tourism Mgt.or the equivalent qualifications
Duration: 2years
Time: 8.00 a.m. - 1.00p.m
5.00p.m - 8.30 p.m.

CERTIFICATE IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
CODE FIRST YEAR CH CU CODE SECOND YEAR CH CU
TTC111 Air Fares & Ticketing 60 4 TTC221 Customer Care 60 4
TTC121 Business of Tourism 45 3 COF140 Computer Fundamentals 45 3
____ Fundamentals of Management 45 3 TTC113 Introduction to French 45 3
ECO130 Economics 60 4 CSC113 Computer Practicals 30 2
TTC103 Tour Guiding I 60 4 CFC206 Entrepreneurship Skills 45 3
        CFC130 Internship  /  Industrial Training 90 6

Entry Qualification for CERTIFICATE IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT:
‘0’ Level and above
Duration: 1 1/2 year (4 terms)
Time: 8.00a.m-12.30p.rn 5.30 p.m.-8.30 p.m
For more information and Inquiries about the department, contact the Head by E-mail at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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