Travel and Tourism BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Stoke on Trent College
This course equips you with higher level skills necessary for this dynamic and expanding industry. The qualification enables students to develop their knowledge and prepare them for work or further study. The course offers bothacademic and practical units to prepare you for employment.You will cover a range of topics such as: the travel and tourism industry, UK travel destinations, worldwide destinations, marketing, customer service and businessand retail travel.
The Level 3 Diploma?Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism equips you with higher level skills necessary for this dynamic and expanding industry. The qualification enables students to develop their knowledge and prepare them for work or further study. The course offers both academic and practical units to prepare you for employment. You will cover a range of topics such as: The travel and tourism industry, UK travel destinations, Worldwide destinations, Marketing, Customer service and Business and retail travel.
4 GCSEs grade A*-C, or BTEC Level 2 Diploma,an appropriate NVQ Level 2 or Intermediate qualification. All applicants will require a GCSE in English grade A*-C or equivalent. You will have a pre-induction interview/assessment to make sure this is the right level for you.
The course is delivered through a wide range of teaching and learning styles. Students will use the latest IT facilities to investigate aspects of the subject area, promoting research and independent leaning skills, which will be supported and put into use in real life situations both inside and outside of the college environment. An extensive range of employers from the industry area will be involved in the support and delivery of the subject material. Student involvement is encouraged at all times to help your learning and understanding.
The BTEC Level 3 ExtendedDiploma is a vocational qualification which is recognised by many employers in the Tourism Industry and is therefore likely to result in enhanced employment prospects. Alternatively you could progress to a University degree programme.
The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma is a vocational qualification which is recognised by employers for the skills it provides in a specific subject area and is accepted by colleges and universities as equivalent to three A-Levels.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stoke on Trent College directly.