Travel and Tourism AS/A2 at Christ's College Guildford
The study of Travel and Tourism allows you to develop an understanding of how the industry has developed and is ever changing. You can learn about the United Kingdom, Europe and many other popular holiday destinations around the world. This course enables you to develop many skills which are invaluable to any future study or career but particularly those in the travel industry. This includes research skills, presentation skills, individual and team work as well as more specific skills such as customer service.
Unit 1 – Investigating the Travel and Tourism Industry
Unit 3 – The UK as a Tourism Destination
Unit 8 – Long-haul Travel Destinations
Unit 2 - The Business of Travel and Tourism
Unit 4 – Customer Service in the Travel and Tourism Industry
Unit 7 – European Destinations
This is a demanding course where all your work counts. Ideally you should have achieved at least a C grade at GCSE English Language and be keen to learn about the industry. A GCSE in Travel and Tourism or Geography is useful but not essential. This is a challenging course so you must be self-motivated and prepared for self study.
This qualification is suitable for those who want to pursue a career within the Travel and Tourism industry or wanting to proceed onto higher education. It is good preparation for higher level courses in Travel and Tourism, Hospitality Management, Airline Management, Business and other related subjects at degree level.
To find out more about this qualification contact our Sixth Form Centre at SFP@christscollege.surrey.sch.uk or call us on 01483 484511.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Christ's College Guildford directly.