Travel and Tourism Level 1
Type: Full Time
Subject: Travel & Tourism
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
This course will provide you with an industry recognised qualification in travel. You will gain an understanding of the industry and the types of companies within it.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event – details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
2 GCSEs at grade 1/G or above and ability to demonstrate an interest in the subject.
What is covered
You will study a range of modules including:
• Travel geography
• Retail travel services
• Planning trips
• Jobs in travel and tourism
• Resort representatives
As well as an introduction to the airline industry, the course will cover a range of topics and lots of practical activities to complete.
How is the course assessed
Continuous assessment through a range of coursework, portfolios of evidence and short on–line tests.
What can this course be combined with
Functional Skills and additional short, specialised qualifications in travel and tourism.
What can this course lead to
The aim of the course is to help you gain improved skills and increased chances
of employment. You can progress onto Level 2 Travel and Tourism if you achieve Merits and Distinctions in your coursework units and achieve all components of your study programme as well as English and maths functional skills.
Are there any additional costs
Throughout the academic year you will be taken to a variety of venues around the local area and further afi eld. You will be advised of the trip costs at interview to pay on enrolment.