Travel and tourism

Overview

This course explores the travel and tourism industry, focusing on opportunities within the hotel industry. On this programme you will learn about worldwide travel destinations, customer service and selling skills, 'meet and greet', retail travel servicers, tourist information services, interpersonal skills, and work experience in the hotel industry. Students will also be given an enrichment opportunity to gain the on-line Book a Room system qualification.

Unit Breakdown

Worldwide destinations, Meet and greet services, UK tourism, Skills for working in travel and tourism, Retail travel, Travel planning, tourist information services, visitor attractions, tour operations and interpersonal skills.

Assessment Method

Research tasks, short-answer questions practical tasks and online e-assessments.

Progression Opportunities

This course can lead to a Level 3 Diploma and job opportunities within the hotel or travel and tourism market.

Career Options

Holiday representative, tour guide, hotels tourist information centre assistant, travel agent, or job opportunities at visitor attractions.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs D-F / or 3-2 (in 2017 GCSEs)

Relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit or above

Relevant industry experience to Level 1 or above

Facilities

Lessons, educational visits to visitor attractions and hotels, guest speakers, and workshops.

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location below.


Apply

Details

Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 11/09/2017
End Date 06/07/2018

Fees and Finance

16-18 £0 p/ year
19-24 £1,287 p/ year
24+ £1,287 p/ year
International £7,920 p/ year

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

Apply

Case Study - Cabin Crew

What can I earn?

Make an Enquiry

Enquire about this course

Our Newsletter

Enquire about this course

Order a Prospectus

Application Form

Ask Us

In the News

AMAZING OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLEGE’S FLORISTS

AMAZING OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLEGE’S FLOR…

Our florists regularly have the chance to get involved in exciting enrichment activities, and the beginning of 2017 has been...

Read more

Sign up for an Open Day

Sign up for an Open Day

Register now

×

Enquire Now

Please tell us your name
Please enter a valid email address
Invalid Input
Please enter an enquiry
×