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Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism at Shrewsbury College

Course description

Students follow units that could include:-Investigating the Travel & Tourism Sector; The Business of Travel & Tourism;The UK as a Destination;Customer Service in Travel & Tourism; European Destinations; Long Haul Travel Destinations;Specialist Tourism, working as a Tour representative.In Year 1 there will be an opportunity to take English and Maths resits (if appropriate).NCFE Level 2 in Introduction to Cabin Crew is offered in Year 2 of the programme

Course content

Students follow units that could include:-Investigating the Travel & Tourism Sector; The Business of Travel & Tourism;The UK as a Destination;Customer Service in Travel & Tourism; European Destinations; Long Haul Travel Destinations;Specialist Tourism, working as a Tour representative.In Year 1 there will be an opportunity to take English and Maths resits (if appropriate).NCFE Level 2 in Introduction to Cabin Crew is offered in Year 2 of the programme

Entry requirements

Normally one of the following:-At least 4 GCSE passes at grade C or above including English and Maths or a Level 2 Diploma in Travel & Tourism or business related area. Mature students over 21 are encouraged to apply without the formal qualifications.The Level 3 Extended Diploma is a 2 year course. There will be an opportunity during the first few weeks of the course, following discussion with your tutor, to transfer to the Level 3 Diploma, which is a 1 Year course if this is thought to be more suitable for you. Units for this course may differ from those described for the Extended Diploma.

Assessment

The units are internally assessed through assignments that are set and graded by the subject tutors. This may take many forms but can include written reports, presentations, booklets or role plays.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 15 January 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Course code: FLR3EDT-APP15

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