Diploma In Tourism Studies and Management

Diploma in Tourism Studies and Management – DTSM

Course Background

1 Course Title Diploma in Tourism Study and Management
2 Duration 9 months (360 hours)
3 Level Post-graduate diploma
4 Starting Year 2015
5 Finished Batches 11
6 Acceptable students 60
7 Total Diploma Holders 397
8 Procedure for the course Teachers who finished Hotel and Travel Course and responsible persons from the respective Ministries and Companies and the teachers for the DTSM course under the guidance of Professor Doctor Khin Swe Myint(retired Head, M) and group.

The first DTSM Course was opened in 2004. It is a nine – month course: 2004 August to 2005 April. Thirty teachers from the related departments to the tourism attended this course. They are from Yangon University and Yangon University of Economics.

Course on the Travel Industry

Semester I

NO. Module No. Module Name Time
Lecture (hours) Tutorial
1 DTSM-1 Overview of Travel Industry 30
2 DTSM-6 Hospitality and Related Services 40
3 DTSM-2 Role of the Government in Tourism 40
4 DTSM-8 Transportation Services and Guiding & Escorting 40
5 DTSM-5 Communication English for Tourism 30
Total 180

Semester II

NO. Module No. Module Name Time
Lecture (hours) Tutorial
1 DTSM-7 Travel Agencies 30
2 DTSM-3 Tourism Development 40
3 DTSM-9 Economic and Management of Tourism 40
4 DTSM-4 Aspect of Myanmar 40
5 DTSM-10 Communication English for Tourism 30
Total 180