Tourism and Urban Planning Courses

The Tourism and Urban Planning courses at the Western Sydney University are among Australia's finest. These courses offer a balance of theory and practical field studies, broad subject choices, flexible course structures, industry-based projects and placements and local and international work experience opportunities.

If you are interested in a career in urban, social or cultural planning, the Bachelor of Planning pathway to the Master of Urban Management and Planning is for you. This course equips you to take leadership roles in urban management, strategic planning and policy development.

As a graduate of Tourism Management, you may seek to build a career in festival and event management programming; leisure and tourism policy development; tour operations; destination marketing; visitor attractions management; outdoor recreation; hospitality provision; cultural, tourism and leisure industry development; state and federal government departments concerned with urban and regional affairs; or planning consultancies.

Course NameLocationDurationATAR
Bachelor of Planning / Master of Urban Management and Planning Penrith; Parramatta 4F / 8P 82.80; 82.00
Bachelor of Social Science (Geography and Urban Studies) Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 68.25; 71.85
Bachelor of Social Science (Heritage and Tourism) Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 68.25; 71.85
Bachelor of Tourism Management Parramatta 3F / 6P 72.40

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.