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LocationDomesticInternational
Melbourne - The Hotel SchoolSession 2,3Session 2,3
Sydney - The Hotel SchoolSession 2,3Session 2,3

Unit description

Uses the Hotel Operations, Tactics and Strategy (HOTS) simulation program to engage students in decision-making to maximise revenue and increase yield within hospitality/tourism businesses. Students will learn and critically review key theories and approaches to revenue and yield management in order to develop skills in managing these two aspects of contemporary hotel management.

Unit content

  1. Introduction to revenue and yield management
  2. HOTS simulation environment
  3. Strategy and business planning
  4. Marketing
  5. Understating financial statements
  6. Budgeting
  7. Ratio analysis
  8. Hotel industry data and benchmarking
  9. Revenue management strategies
  10. Trends, challenges, and future

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Prescribed texts

Session 2

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Session 3

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Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.

Teaching and assessment

Melbourne - The Hotel School

Teaching method
Lecture on-site 1 hour (12 weeks)
Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 weeks)
Assessment
Calculations20%
Report45%
Presentation35%

Sydney - The Hotel School

Teaching method
Lecture on-site 1 hour (12 weeks)
Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 weeks)
Assessment
Calculations20%
Report45%
Presentation35%
Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Fee information

Domestic

Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3

Fee paying courses
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International

Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.

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