Travel and Tourism City and Guilds Level 1 Diploma at Highbury College
If you are looking for a career in the travel industry, this programme is the ideal starting point. It provides you with an opportunity to develop a range of practical skills and underpinning knowledge required to work in the industry or to progress to further study.
You will study
- Customer Service
- Preparing for Employment
- The UK Travel and Tourism Industry
- Promotional Materials
- Locational Geography
- and Worldwide Travel and Tourism Destinations, to name just a few.
In addition you will study qualifications in Functional Skills in Maths and English.
You will also undertake a period of work experience and have the opportunity to take part in a number of programme-related trips and practical activities.
You will require four GCSEs A*-E including English and Maths or a full entry level qualification with literacy and numeracy at an appropriate level.
However, applicants who have fewer formal entry qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.
Assessment for the Diploma is via coursework and two end of unit examinations that contain multiple choice questions.
Coursework may take the form of written assessments; short presentations on given topics; practical role-play or group work for each unit.
For the Functional Skills qualifications you will sit short exams.
You could progress to a higher level programme, depending on your achievement.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Highbury College directly.