Travel and Tourism AS and A level at Frome Community College
Terms 1 and 2
Introducing travel and tourism
Students will investigate the tourism industry and its development, you will cover sections 1 and 2 in this term. You will complete exam questions on each section and mini tests at the end of each section.
Mock exam in December on sections 1 and 2 of Unit 1.
Students will investigate tourism destinations, their characteristics, appeal and trends in popularity. During this term you will start the coursework, There will be ongoing assessment.
Terms 3 and 4
Sections 3 and 4 exam questions on each section and mini tests at the end of each section.
Finish coursework by the end of term
Terms 5 and 6
Revision for Unit 1 exam.
Final deadline for coursework marks (up to 60% of final mark)
AS exam for Unit 1, up to 40% of final mark.A2 assessment Year 13
Tourism impacts and tourism developments
This is an examined unit worth 40% of the final mark.
Event management in travel and tourism
This is a coursework unit worth 60% of the final mark.
5 GCSE grades A* - C including English and/or maths
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Frome Community College directly.