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Travel and Tourism Level 3 (Extended Diploma) at EKC Group

Course description

This Study Programme is an intensive one year course meaning students are ideally placed to either continue their education by progressing to an HNC in Travel and Tourism course or seek employment.

Course content

As part of this Study Programme you will be studying the following units:- Business Purpose - Business organisations- Introduction to Marketing- People in Organisations- Recruitment & Selection in Business- Financial forecasting for business- Consumer Relations in business- Developing Teams in Business- Business on Line- Business Enterprise- Working in Business teamsThe course is very interactive and has been designed to give students the experience of real and simulated business and travel situations. This will include:- Work placement- Working with local businesses- Participating in a number of Dragon’s Den situations- Preparing for employment- Working with Visit Kent

Entry requirements

The entry requirements are 4 GCSES at grade A to C.Applicants must be fully motivated and prepared to work on aspects of the course outside the timetabled hours.


The way in which students will learn will include practicals, coursework , guest speakers, case studies, projects. Assessment will be by portfolio building and written assessments.

Financial information

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare. Please contact Support Services on 01304 244332 (or e-mail for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted. Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

Progression routes could include Higher Education or employment.

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail:

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 18 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 100413/2/2
  • Web url:
  • Number of planned places: 3

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    • EKC Group's Dover Techncial College is located in the heart of Dover. 

      We offer a wide range of  Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.

      We have some fantastic new facilities planned which include a new student and welcome centre, gaming and network laboratories, as well as a new energy centre.

      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.