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BTEC National Subsidiary Award - Hospitality at King Alfred's Academy

Course description

A Two-year course in King Alfred's Sixth Form leads to a BTEC National Subsidiary Award (level 3).This qualification is equivalent to one A level

To gain a full award you will need to complete 7 units, which relate to the chosen vocational area. The course will enable students to develop their ICT, Communication and Numeracy skills. The main units for Hospitality include:

  • Unit 1 The Hospitality Industry (10 credits)
  • Unit 2 Principles of Supervising Customer Service Performance in Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism (2 credits)
  • Unit 3 Providing Customer Service in Hospitality (8 credits)
  • Unit 6 Food and Drinks Service (10 credits)

  • Entry requirements

    Typically students need at the very least 5 or more GCSE’s at grade C or above to be successful on an Advanced Course. There are more than 30 subjects to choose from though some may require more than a C grade.

    Students wishing to study this subject will need to achieve a minimum of 5 A*-C GCSE qualifications including BTEC’s.Students do not need to have a specific career ambition in this vocational area but it helps to have at least an interest.

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King Alfred's Academy directly.

    Last updated date: 04 September 2014
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    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years

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