Learning Online with Glion Information Session1 Wednesday 30th May, 2pm GMT +2
About Glion Institute of Higher Education • Study Online, Graduate on Campus • Ranked among the top 3 hospitality management schools worldwide • Accredited at university level by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. • Part of Laureate International Universities Network • Offering 100% online programs, fully accredited
Why pursue further education?Change Accelerate Gain Competitive Learn new GainCareer Career and credentials Advantage skills Confidence build network 3
The need for an industry specific qualification As the Hospitality Industry grows, the employment market will become more competitiveAccording to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), the industry is promising more growthand a powerful economic influence in the next decade.A degree in hospitality management from Glion Institute of Higher Education will open the doorsto a wide range of career pathways of possible career sectors:Hotels and Food & Beverage Services, Food Industry, Tourism, Health and Wellness, HumanResources, Marketing and Communication, Education and Training, Journalism & Media, OtherSectors and Services The industry has started to recognize the need for educated managers A professional qualification sharpens an individual’s analytical skills and develops strategic and problem solving skills, changing the way managers lead organizations A general program develops all of these skills. However an industry specific program will apply the same management and leadership theory in the context of hospitality and service industries management.
Benefits of Studying Online • Interactive learning Flexibility Connectivity • Asynchronous classroom Accessibility • A global classroom for a global industry opportunities • Plan your study around your work and personal • 24/7 access from • Regular faculty feedback commitments anywhere in the world and support • Regular study breaks • Café Glion • Apply your learning into • Alumni your daily schedule. Accelerate your skills and • Professional student professional results body, networking immediately opportunities and learning from experience of partnership MBA candidates 55
A ‘Typical’ Glion Study Week MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3 DAY 4 DAY 5 DAY 6 DAY 7 More Post Respond to Respond to reading and reponse to peers peers working on questions & postings postings assignment do some required WEEK 1 reading Students will need to study an average of 18 hours per week6