Graduate of BA (Hons) in Tourism Marketing seeks employment in New York

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Orla O’Connell, BA (Hons) in Tourism Marketing 2016.

Orla O’Connell, BA (Hons) in Tourism Marketing 2016.

Orla had the opportunity to live and work in New York following her degree in WIT following the course that she found invaluable

"The modules provided within this course have been invaluable. The lecturers are all very approachable and take a keen interest in academic progression.

On completion of the course, I was successfully accepted on the IBEC Global Graduate Programme, which offers graduates international placements for 12-24 months with leading Irish companies.

I am currently working with Tourism Ireland in New York. The USA is a key market for Irish Tourism.  I’m very much enjoying the opportunity to work with the main tourism body responsible for promoting and marketing the island of Ireland overseas."


Study BA (Hons) Tourism Marketing at WIT 

The three-year level 8 BA (Hons) in Tourism Marketing is designed to provide learners with the theoretical and practical skills necessary for a successful career in a number of sectors within the wider travel and tourism industry.

Students undertake a Professional Practice module in Year Two in preparation for a period of tourism placement during the summer between years two and three.  

While undertaking the BA in Tourism Marketing, students will study modules such as a language, basic financial accounting and the strategic marketing mix.

Course Code: WD148

Related Courses

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in  Tourism Marketing

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