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Travel and Tourism at Driffield School

Course description

This qualification provides a more vocational perspective where students develop all the necessary skills required in Travel and Tourism. The course also offers students the choice to personalise their path of study and obtain a qualification that meets both their individual aptitudes and interests. Appreciate the importance of the host destinations and communities to the industry. Develop practical and technical skills relevant to the travel and tourism industry. Understand the impact of information and communication technology (ICT).

Course content

The topics covered include:
• Introduction to Travel and Tourism
•  Travel Destinations
•  Custom Service
•  Event Management
•  Guided Tours
•  Tourism Development

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, only 5 GCSE’s at grades A* - C.  Each application will be considered on an individual basis.


The  assessment  of  the  course  involves,  in  Year  12, completing  two  pieces  of  coursework  and  one  exam and  again  in  Year  13,  two  pieces  of  coursework  and one exam. Continuous assessment of the coursework enables you to maximise your grade in this area.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Driffield School directly.

Last updated date: 18 October 2017

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