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Travel and Tourism A Level at Brooke Weston Academy

Course description

This is a two year course which enables students to gain an understanding of the travel and tourism industry. Students will develop a portfolio consisting of work based on each of the six topics listed below. Students will have an interest in the industry and the drive and motivation to complete in-depth, independently researched portfolio work.

Course content

  • Unit 1: Introducing Travel and Tourism
  • Unit 2: Customer Service in Travel and Tourism
  • Unit 3: Travel Destinations
  • Unit 4: Tourism Development
  • Unit 5: Event Management
  • Unit 6: Guided Tour

Entry requirements

Open to all students that have achieved 4 A*-C grades at GCSE.

Assessment

Coursework and External Assessment

Future opportunities

As well as supporting students with an application for a higher education course specifically in travel and tourism, this qualification also gives students a strong grounding in customer service and marketing which would support an application for a business related course. The travel and tourism industry is the biggest employer worldwide, with careers ranging from events management to tour operations.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Brooke Weston Academy directly.

Last updated date: 09 September 2016
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