The MA Culinary Arts Management at the ITT is run in conjunction with University College Birmingham; this international programme is in block mode delivery of one week per module at the ITT campus.
This Master’s degree has been designed to develop and enhance professional culinary managerial competence in individuals who are already experienced and wish to build on that experience through a structured programme of study organised in a manner which suits their current situation. Hence it is offered only in a Block Mode as a specialised, career development award. The programme aims to further develop students’ knowledge and understanding of culinary arts management and the associated environment as well as a critical awareness of current issues and new insights in the area of the student’s own professional practice. The programme is designed to develop an integrated and critical understanding of management and organisations with a view to the improvement of business and management practices. This encompasses the development of high levels of transferable skills and an ability to deal with complex issues both systematically and creatively. The programme aims to provide an opportunity to engage in personal research through in-depth exploration of a current issue in business and management in the sector which is informed by leading edge research and practice in the field.
Modules are as follows (Lecture Schedule is Tentative)
- November 2014 - Managing across Cultures
- March 2015 - Research Methods
- June 2015 - Culinary Artistry and Classical Techniques
- November 2015 - Revenue and Performance Analysis
- March 2016 - Business Enterprise
- June 2016 - Culinary Management Project
The tuition fee is €7,800 per student payable in three instalments.
Each instalment covers the tuition fees, programme notes, study guides, assignment marking and
feedback, degree certification and official transcript of the programme.
Fees paid are not transferable. Fees paid are non-refundable.
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Closing Date for applications: Friday 12th September 2014
Institute of Technology Tralee
Life Long Learning Department
Tel: +353 (0) 66 - 7191701+353 (0) 66 - 7191701
For Further information please contact:
Section Head of Hotel, Culinary & Tourism
Mr Thomas O Connor
Tel: +353 (0)66 7191807+353 (0)66 7191807 Ext: 1807.