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Travel and Tourism BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3 at Herefordshire & Ludlow College

Course description

We offer a range of exciting trips and visits to enhance your learning experience. This includes UK day visits and a European residential trip to Spain or Portugal. We have also travelled to New York and Los Angeles as part of the long haul experience. We have specialist tutors who have strong links within the industry, which enables students to gain the experience and knowledge to succeed in this sector.

The travel and tourism industry is one of the major contributors to the UK and world economies.

In the UK alone, the industry employs around 2.6 million people and is growing all the time. This is a dynamic and exciting programme that has been designed in line with industry needs. Learners will have the opportunity to travel overseas to European and long-haul destinations in both years one and two. You will have a structured programme involving industry guest speakers and visits which will enhance your studies and knowledge.

Course content

You will cover a diverse range of topics throughout your course. A selection of unit titles is shown below.

  • Long-haul Destinations
  • Working as a Holiday Representative
  • Entertainment for Holiday Makers
  • UK and European Destinations

Entry requirements

Study options may include:

  • University Degree
  • Access to higher education
  • Apprenticeships

Employment options may include:

  • Airline Cabin Crew
  • Overseas Holiday Representative
  • Cruise Customer Relations

Assessment

Assessment is continuous, with assignments, projects and practical work.

Future opportunities

Study options may include:

  • University Degree
  • Access to higher education
  • Apprenticeships

Employment options may include:

  • Airline Cabin Crew
  • Overseas Holiday Representative
  • Cruise Customer Relations

Further information

Maths and English

All students following a full-time programme of study at HLC will study English and maths as part of their studies.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Herefordshire & Ludlow College directly.

Last updated date: 24 June 2016

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