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Travel and Tourism with optional Air Cabin Crew BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Basingstoke College of Technology

Course description

On this course you will study:

  • long haul destinations
  • the cruise industry,
  • working as a holiday rep,
  • exploring airlines and airports,
  • handling air passengers,
  • special interest tourism,
  • resort operations,
  • travel sales
  • visitor attractions

 

You will have the opportunity to undertake a range of specialist qualifications including Air Cabin Crew. A range of visits to relevant attractions are an important part of the course.

Course content

This course is a recognised route into Higher Education. Students may progress to a Higher National Diploma or Degree course. Employment opportunities range from airlines, tour operation and travel agencies to tourist boards and tourist attractions.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs grade A*- C including English, Maths and preferably Science or BTEC Level 2 Diploma in a related subject at Merit level or above.

Assessment

The course is continuously assessed through assignments, projects and case studies. Students will develop a responsible and co-operative approach to working on their own and in groups. The course uses practical activities, presentations and involvement with local business wherever possible.

Financial information

If you are aged 16-18, tuition and registration fees are free. 
If you are aged 19 or over, tuition and registration fees are payable at the start of each year of study; please ask for details.
If you are aged 24 or over, you may be eligible for a Student Loan to assist with your fees; please ask for details.

Future opportunities

This course is a recognised route into Higher Education. Students may progress to a Higher National Diploma or Degree course. Employment opportunities range from airlines, tour operation and travel agencies to tourist boards and tourist attractions.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Basingstoke College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 28 January 2016

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