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Btec Subsidiary Diploma:Travel & Tourism at Baylis Court School

Course description

By studying BTEC Travel & Tourism you will gain an understanding of the tourism industry, one of the fastest growing industries in the world. The tourism industry is dynamic, exciting and ever-changing, and offers opportunities in many diverse areas, including airport operations and tour guiding. During the course you will work on a range of assignments producing reports, presentations and visual material for your portfolio of evidence. Some assignments will include group work as well as individual tasks. Over the two years you will study the theory of the industry and then have the opportunity to focus on specific job areas.

This qualification is highly respected by employers and higher education establishments. You can build up a variety of practical skills and knowledge needed to enter employment in the travel sector – from travel agents, to airports, airlines and more.

Entry requirements

You will need to meet the general entry requirements for the Herschel Consortium and although you do not need to have studied Leisure and Tourism at GCSE, an interest in the subject is a must. This subject is equivalent to one A level, and is assessed mainly through coursework and projects.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 September 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years