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Travel and Tourism Applied AS/A2 Level (Modular) at Anglo European School

Course description

Throughout the two years of the course students gain a broad overview of the Travel and Tourism Industry along with in-depth study of a number of tourist destinations. They also arrange and plan a Travel and Tourism Event and carry out short work experience placement in the Travel and Tourism industry.

 

AS Course in Lower Sixth:

An Introduction to the Travel and Tourism Industry.

Customer Service in Travel and Tourism.  Work experience will be gained in the Travel and Tourism Industry.

Tourist Destinations. In-depth research on two travel destinations of your choice.

 

A2 Course in Upper Sixth:

Tourism Development. Study of the aims of tourism and the costs and benefits of tourism in different destinations.

Event Management.

Guided Tour.

 

Course content

See above.

Entry requirements

Travel and Tourism is an Applied A Level.  Students should have a minimum of 5 A* - C grades at GCSE (including English).  Students should be able to meet deadlines and work independently under indirect supervision.  It is only recommended that a student takes one Applied A Level in conjunction with other A Levels.

Assessment

The course consists of three units at AS and three units at A2.  It is 66% Coursework and 33% Examination each year.

 

AS Course

Examination in January (opportunity to re-sit in June).

Two pieces of portfolio work submitted for assessment in June.

 

A2 Course

Examination in January (opportunity to re-sit in June).

Two pieces of portfolio work submitted for assessment in June.

Future opportunities

N/A

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Anglo European School directly.

Last updated date: 19 May 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 - 2 Years

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