IGNOU Bachelor of Arts (Vocational Studies) Tourism Management (BAVTM)

IGNOU BA (Vocational Studies) Tourism Management (BAVTM)

The Indira Gandhi National Open University has introduced a new programme known as Bachelor of Arts (Vocational Studies) Tourism Management. It’s a 3 year Bachelor degree programme.

It’s a semester based programme.There are six semester in three years.The total programme fee is Rs.12000/-. The fee has to be paid @Rs.4000/- per year.

Programme Description

This programme is prepared and offered by School of Tourism and Hospitality Service Management (SOTHSM) in IGNOU.

To complete degree in BA (Vocational Studies) Tourism Management programme, the student has to complete 132 credits in three years. The students have to study and complete 22 credits in each semester to pass out this vocational bachelor degree programme in tourism management.

Programme NameBachelor of Arts (Vocational Studies) Tourism Management
Programme CodeBAVTM
SchoolSchool of Tourism and Hospitality Service Management (SOTHSM)
Eligibility Criteria10+2
Medium of InstructionEnglish and Hindi
Duration3 Years
Fee StructureRs. 12000/-  (4000/- per year )

IGNOU BAVTM Course Details

As we have already mentioned above, there are six semesters in BAVTM programme. In each semester, the students have to choose 4 courses  in all from different categories of courses.

While the courses under Core Courses (CC), Discipline Specific Electives (DSE) and Generic Electives (GE) Categories are of 6 credits each, the courses under Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (AEC) and Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC) are of 4 credits each. Therefore, the study load in each semester will come out to 22 credits.

The following Table presents the CODES of Courses available as option in each semester from different categories of courses with credit load:

CORE COURSES
Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BTMC-131History of Tourism – I6
BTMC-132Fundamentals of Management6
BTMC-133History of Tourism – II6
BTMC-134Entrepreneurship and Small Business6
BTMC-135Concept and Impacts of Tourism6
BTMC-136Tourism Marketing6
BTMC-137Profile of Modern Tourism6
BTMC-138Managerial Accounting and Finance in Tourism6

Discipline Specific Elective (DSE) Course

Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BTME-141Tourism Undertaking6
BTMP-142Project6
BTME-143Procedure and Operations in the Tourism Business6
BTMP-144Globalization6

Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC)

Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BCOS-183Computer Application in Business4
BCOS-184 E-Commerce4
BTMS-185Airport  Handling4
BEGS-186Business Communication4

General Elective (GE) Courses

Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BTMG-171Culture in Indian Subcontinent I6
BTMG-172Culture in Indian Subcontinent II6
Ability Enhancement Compulsory Course
Environmental Studies
Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BEVAE 181Environmental Studies4
English
BEGAE 182English Communication Skills4
Hindi
BHDAE 1824
LANGUAGE COURSES
English
Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BEGLA  – 135English In Daily Life6
BEGLA – 136English At The Work Place6
BEGLA – 137Language Through Literature6
BEGLA – 138Reading and Speaking Skills6
Hindi
Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BHDLA 1356
BHDLA 1366
BHDLA 1376
BHDLA 1386
Hindi
Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BUDLA 135 Urdu6
Sanskrit
Course CodeTitle of the CourseNo. of Credits
BSKLA 135 Sanskrit6

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Updated: August 28, 2019 — 12:09 pm

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