BTEC Diploma in Travel and Tourism Level 2 at The Thetford Academy
GENERAL AIMS: To give students a better
understanding of the Travel and Tourism Industry and
to explore the vibrant and exciting global sector.
COURSE OUTLINE: Students need to reach 60
credits in order to achieve their Diploma. To gain
this, students need to complete the following core
n The UK Travel and Tourism Sector (5 credits)
n Understanding Customer Service in
Travel and Tourism (5 credits)
n Understanding the Nature and Effects
of World Travel (5 credits)
In addition, students must complete a range of
optional assignments to reach their 60 credits.
NATURE OF STUDY: The nature of study will be
through independent research, unit assignments,
group discussions and vocational learning.
Sixth Form Entry
5 A*-C at GCSE, including a C in English + Mathematics,
with a B grade in the chosen subject areas for A Level.
BTEC Level 3
4 A*-C, preferably including a C in English + Mathematics.
BTEC Level 2
2 D grades.
Each student’s work is reviewed at the end of
Year 12 and progress into Year 13 is dependent on
satisfactory performance in the examinations.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Thetford Academy directly.