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Travel & Tourism BTEC Level 2 Award at Oasis Academy Brislington

Course description

Did you know that over two million people are employed in jobs connected with either travel or tourism throughout the UK? This course will give you an excellent introduction as to where and why people travel, and what it is like to work in the Travel and Tourism industry.

This qualification is 75% internally assessed by your teachers and 25% externally assessed by examination, therefore it is more suitable for those students who are reliable and hard working but find exams difficult.

 

Course content

The main units studied for the Award are:

  • The UK Travel and Tourism Sector
  • UK Travel and Tourism Destinations
  • International Travel and Tourism Destinations
  • The Travel and Tourism Customer experience

Entry requirements

Level 2 requires 5 A-G or equivalent

Assessment

Each unit is assessed on a ‘Pass Merit’ or ‘Distinction’ scale, and the qualification is worth the equivalent of one to two GCSEs at grades A*-C, depending on whether you follow the Certificate or Extended Certificate course. Gaining two distinctions is the equivalent to two Grade A GCSEs.

Financial information

There will be number of visits throughout the year to support your learning. These include Weston-super-Mare, Bristol Zoo and Bath.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Oasis Academy Brislington directly.

Last updated date: 19 October 2016

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