From beginner level to higher communication skills, Foundation Programmes lead the way in worldwide recognised achievements. They are designed as an alternative to university study in tourism and hospitality, or as complementary qualifications for native speakers and international undergraduates.
Provides new students with a fundamental understanding of the Tourism and Hospitality industry, applicable to a wide range of job opportunities in the sector. The following units will grant students a portfolio-approved range of skills: Essentials of Human Resources and Business Computing in Tourism & Hospitality, Essentials of Marketing and Customer Relationships in Tourism & Hospitality, Tourism & Hospitality Industry and Essentials of Tourism & Hospitality Operations.Foundation Diploma in Hospitality Business
This diploma is aimed to students who are new to the industry (typically in the 16-18 age bracket). The course covers the foundation principles of the field. Hospitality is a massive sector and one of the single biggest industries in the world, covering everything from international 5-star hotels, through spas, restaurants, coffee shops, bars and specialist resorts. It offers an incredible range of career opportunities and this foundation programme offers an excellent first induction into the workings of this vast sector as viewed in a commercial business context. This is the reason why the diploma is divided into the following units: Tourism and Hospitality Industry, Purpose & Function of International Business, Entrepreneurship and Essentials of Marketing and Customer Relationships in Tourism & Hospitality.
It's a great pleasure to be in touch with you again! I'll surely recommend ELA to friends and colleagues interested in attending general or professional English courses as your Legal English course has given me useful skills for my job. Hope to be soon in Edinburgh again!
I was already studying at ELA before starting attended the Business English course. Then, as I was happy to study there, I decided to take this course in order to improve my knowledge in this area as it is my domain of studying in France. What I found the most useful was that we were in a little group of study. Then, I found that my time there was really efficient. My favorite teaching method was when I had to talk in front of everyone. It forced me to use the skills I got previously. I enjoyed to be fully immersed in a British culture. The best advice I could give is not to be afraid to be criticized.
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Thanks to everyone from this school. It was really nice to meet all of you. I would like you to know that I spent 2 wonderful weeks at ELA and I hope to see you again.