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Travel and Tourism Level 3 Extended Diploma at South Essex College

Course description

This course will prepare you for a career in the travel and tourism industry, or as a stepping stone to higher education at university level.

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Entry requirements

  • investigating the travel and tourism sector
  • the business of travel and tourism
  • the UK as a destination
  • customer service in travel and tourism
  • long-haul travel destinations
  • UK visitor attractions
  • hospitality operations in travel and tourism
  • entertainment for holidaymakers
  • events, conferences and exhibitions
  • marketing travel and tourism products and services
  • resort representatives
  • work experience in the travel and tourism sector
  • maths and English


  • two GCSEs at grade C or above, in addition to maths at grade four or above and English at grade four or above, or
  • four GCSEs at grade C or above, including maths and English, or
  • Travel and Tourism Level 2 Diploma, maths at grade four or above and English at grade four or above, or equivalent
  • successful attendance at interview event and satisfactory references

Financial information

  • written reports, graphs and posters
  • projects and performance observation
  • time-constrained assessments

Future opportunities

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Further information

  • you are prepared for employment in the industry

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Essex College directly.

Last updated date: 25 January 2017
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